Tex-Mex Stars and Flowers
Moda Challenge 2004. Dec 2003 purchased background packet - 12 cuts of beiges. Purchased purple stripe, purple, coral at Tony's wedding in Fredericksburg, Texas. Top started Jan 21, 2004 and finished Feb 14, 2004. Pattern from QNM Jan/Feb 2004 - A Star among Fuchsias by Letitia Chung. Made a gently curved three-inch border with outside points of dark purple and inside points of yellows and light coral marble. Combines a traditional Lone Star pattern with three-dimensional flowers adapted from those designed by Kumiko Sudo. Warm and natural cotton batting. Backing of beige with gold stars - the same beige that is in the star.
Finished size 67" x 67".
Best of Show and Viewer's Choice Award R and R Quilt Shop
1st place Amarillo Tri-State Fair 2005$600