Saturday, January 14, 2012

Another Beyond the Cherry Tree block is done...or is it?

That little bird flying off in the distance is supposed to be in the upper right hand corner of the block, but it would be a tight squeeze, so I haven't decided if I am going to put it on or not.

I showed you a sneak peek of this block in my last post, but I had to make more cherries.

They are time consuming, but I do enjoy the process.

This is block #21 out of a series of 25.  I only have one more block to make and then on to the borders.

So, I had better get busy


  1. It would be a shame to squeeze it in! It is looking fantastic and you are so nearly there!

  2. Gorgeous block...but I can't see how you'll squeeze the bird in.. Can't wait to see all the blocks's going to be stunning.

  3. You are so close - how exciting. Beautiful block; all those berries are the icing.

  4. Wow, looks so good! I love doing handwork when I'm sitting. This block would keep hands busy for many hours. I haven't done any applique in a long time but I love doing it. I need to get a project prepped. About that bird, good luck in getting it in there. You're correct, it will be a tight squeeze.

  5. It's beautiful! I think I would leave the bird out. It's not the right scale anyway.


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