I spent quite a bit of time drawing out and stitching a really nice turkey mat and it turned out beautiful! There was a problem with it though … and it was a BIG problem. I couldn’t get a good picture of it for the front of the pattern because I made it with muliple dark colors.
I just couldn’t get the picture to show the details, so I gave up, thinking that I’ll do another one for this year using different, lighter colors.
I can’t bring myself to making another one though. It wasn’t fun for me to make to begin with because it was basically 8 turkeys in a circle. They had no personality.
I sat down last week and gave my turkey some personality….
It was inspired by my Crows in my “Those Blasted Crows” design…
As I was stitching it, I got the comment from hubby …. “it looks like the crow” …. I didn’t listen to him.
Then I got the comment from my 4 1/2 year old grandson,
“It looks like the crow, granma”.
I didn’t listen to him either.
My best designs came from not listening to the comments while I’m stitching. *chuckle*
This is my turkey with personality….
Introducing: Stuffed Turkey!
I should have the pattern ready to sell tomorrow so come back if you wish to make this for yourself!
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