To pick a color scheme, I searched design seeds until I found a color scheme that I fell in love with:
I couldn't find the direct link to this one on their website, so I took a screen shot from my Pinterest board!
I sat down at my computer and
This is how the quilt turned out:
I pieced the back using one leftover block and fabric from my stash. I made a quilt sleeve using these instructions so I could hang it up on a wall.
I quilted it with a walking foot with two straight lines on either side of the straight seams.
Here is is hanging up on the wall in a hallway of my house:
Oh yes, my house has lots of wood paneling :) Doesn't the quilt brighten up the hallway? And doesn't the color scheme of the quilt reflect the bright and colorful inspiration image? I used solid fabrics, but this would also work with prints. I'll demonstrate that in a future post.
PS: The quilt was pieced by me and my friends in the South Florida Mod quilting bee! I miss you ladies!