Baltimore to Bourke 1

I have been playing with the idea of designing a Baltimore style quilt but with an Australian theme.

This is the first design to come together, and though all the blocks have been designed in Australia, there are no kangaroos or gum trees. I will work on that!

I would like to keep the balance the weight, colour and contrast between blocks on opposite sides of the quilt, but vary the content of the blocks… that will be tricky.

Like the slighty darker background in the borders.

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7 Responses to Baltimore to Bourke 1

  1. lcarolyn says:

    it is going to be very beautiful…


  2. Gorgeous!!!! I like the darker background better too. That birdbath block is cute!


  3. Glynis says:

    Interesting Judy, my favourite the first one!


  4. Pingback: Baltimore to Burke Australia Day Edition 2013 | Virtual Quilter

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