Friday, 4 August 2017

Aussie Hero special blocks... & a thankyou...

W don't send of quilts to the Aussie Heroes for any special attention. We do it to support the special people who are out there protecting us.
I was lucky enough to receive a thankyou for my Busta quilt..
My Hero also shared it on Facebook (which I am not) .. But it was also put on the Aussie Hero blogpost.
If you want to read some thankyou messages from the heart have a read and look at this post.
http://aussieheroquilts.blogspot.com.au/2017/08/thanks-on-thursday.html
Here is Sarah with her quilt... I think she likes it.

THANK YOU TO OUR HEROES...

I made these fun Aussie animal blocks. They measure 10" and will be trimmed to 9.5".
I liked the look of them in what I hope seems like it is a photo.
Remember years ago we had the instant polaroids.
That was my aim.
 Look at my toes poking out..

 I was out with the measuring so they became straight on squares.

And the group of blocks


Next I worked on some cute Poppy blocks.
They measure 7"



4 comments:

  1. It is wonderful that your Busta quilt was so appreciated by the recipient. You are now Facebook famous. I so adore those Aussie animal blocks. I love to see your work pop up in my blog feed. You do such beautiful work. Happy sewing! Andrea

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  2. How wonderful to get a thank you, well done!! I know we dont do it for that but it is always lovely to get one. And she obviously loves her quilt!! The blocks you have made are wonderful Jo.

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  3. Love your busta quilt she looks so happy to have it.

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  4. lovely that you got a thankyou for one of your quilt. Loving the Aussie animals you have there they will make a wonderful quilt and poppies such a good idea for a hero quilt

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