Here are a few examples I've come across lately.....
Quilt blocks on quilts is usual. Quilt blocks on barns is, well, unusual! And for me, that's where the interest lies.
|'Robbing Peter to pay Paul' is the block here, I think.|
Quilt blocks on quilts is ordinary. Quilt blocks made of flowers is extraordinary, and there's a whole blog about it here.
|A pinwheel block made of flowers. photo courtesy of Amish County . org|
Postcards made of card (the clue is in the name 'Post Card') are now boring if made of card! So much more exciting and exquisitely beautiful if they are made of textile, like this one from my friend Judy in Boise, Idaho. Do visit her blog - she excels at so many creative things:
|Thank you so much, Judy! It is so beautiful - and unusual!!|
|From the look on our postman's face, I don't think he'd seen one before!|
|Quilt-block tea towels, aprons, mugs, coasters and handmade ceramics from www.cathydaniel.co.uk|