Sunday, March 17, 2019
Greens for St. Paddy's Day
No surprise that the color for this month's Rainbow Scrap Challenge was GREEN. I started with this small pile of precut green squares left over from the Kids quilts I just finished:
Then it was time to search out the greens to go with them. Turns out there are a lot more different shades of green than I thought.
I eliminated the darks and the olive/forest/yellow-ish shades and came up with these:
Just what is a SCRAP?
There are lots of different definitions I am sure, mostly concerned with the size of the piece of fabric. But for me, and for purposes of the Rainbow Scrap Challenge, a scrap had to be something that was left over from another project, regardless of the size of the piece.
Although it looks like a lot of yardage, most of those green fabrics had chunks of pieces missing:
Anyhow, now that we have that cleared up, 😉, here are my green Birds In the Air blocks for this month's challenge:
and here is the matching crumb block: