Sorry for the delay !! I just did not realize it's my turn already ;-)) Thanks to Madalene for that email that put me into motion! For a while I was thinking "what should I pick??" ... and than "my word for 2012" came to my mind! So - how about
What I love about it are all those different meanings the word can have - and to me, most of them are very happy ones. So, I hope you have fun playing with "light" ;-))
This is my second attempt at "serendipity." The first was a flower (picture
to be posted later) that turned into a dead end. I had decided to just sew
stuff together and it was coming along fine until I couldn't figure out what
to do next. It will be a very nice 8" x 8" quilt.
So I moved on. Serendipity reminds me of parties, birthdays, and, hence,
cakes. This one was supposed to be a seven layer cake but that didn't work
either so its a six layer cake. It was kind of plain so I decorated the
cake and added some flowers with Wonder Under.
I'm not sure I got the
perspective right - I always have trouble with perspective - and it was a
little small so I added borders. Also, I'm really getting better at
free-hand quilting. It's so nice to have a project you can finish in a