Last weekend I had breakfast out with three of my quilty friends, who then came over to continue the gossip over tea and bakery treats. Janine (whose husband says she carries a little black hole with her) managed to leave her copy of The Enchanted Forest and take my copy of The Secret Garden.
When I saw Mr Foxy (or maybe it’s Ms Foxy, I’m not sure), I knew I had to try to free-motion him/her. I tried the Aurifil Lana (pictured) but didn’t have a big enough needle for the S16, so went back to Aurifil 40 weight cotton…
And here she is – the fabulous Ms Fox! (Less fabulous Ms Fotographer – that’s white fabric with a stunning orange thread).
I only traced the outline and drew a couple of guidelines as you can see. I think she’s looking lonely though – I’m going to have to pore through the book for more inspiration.