Introducing Left Turn!!
The inspiration for Left Turn came from the MQG hexagon challenge for QuiltCon 22. I've only done one project with hexis (a pillow) and decided to go big with my design instead of going small.
I went a bit out of my comfort zone on the fabric colors - wasabi and purple - and really enjoyed playing with a new combination.
The quilting was all done with my walking foot using matching thread. It took a long time but it was really worth it to have all that fun texture. The quilt measures 58" x 58".
My favorite bit was carrying the filler quilting for the smallest hexagon shape into the negative space on the left.
Overall, the quilt was an experiment in conquering some unique quilt math, playing with some new to me color combinations and stretching myself on the use of negative space. The resulting almost 3D effect was an unexpected and delightful bonus.
I'm excited to share that Left Turn will hang at QuiltCon 2022 which happens next week!
Have a wonderful day! Patty