I love snow. Always have. Since I don't have the regular schedule of working five days a week, I can enjoy it for what it is, and even get out and DO stuff in it with my good health.
Now let's look at the Carousel Horse. I've started to add the fabric swatches, choosing values and colors to fill the spaces behind the central horse. I've used matt medium (acrylic "glue") to hold down the fabric, and it works GREAT! It's a lot like making a crazy quilt, but without all the stitching.
Where did these fabrics come from? My aunt was a quilter, and when she passed, she left a 16 x 20 room with floor to ceiling bolts of cotton quilting cloth. Amazing. I took what I loved, and then added a lot of upholstery fabric swatches to the supplies. I still have several boxes of fabric swatches and "fat quarters" from my aunt's inventory.
Brrr... stay warm!!
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