When it comes to trying new techniques, or in this case giving FPP a second chance- I’m all in.
Foundation Paper Piecing comes naturally for some makers and they love it. Since I do not fall into this category, an open mind was necessary and fortunately the perfect project presented itself at the The Threadhouse Virtual Retreat.
With time set aside to focus and devote to learning all the tips and tricks Lynne Goldsworthy had to offer, I was able to get in the groove. Knowing that support was at my fingertips via the private Facebook group and re-watching the instructional recording videos multiple times took the pressure off.
The fabric placement echoing the center Dresden is a brilliant design and the fact that all of the geese are the same size helped reduce confusion.
Taking a moment to organize my thoughts and my parts was key. I could not be more pleased with the results and would totally do it again!
I pieced with Aurifil Mako 50 weight 2000, a great neutral.
Happy Stitching, Karen