My dad is building a house on the lot where he's been living.
It's a gorgeous piece of well-treed land complete with a babbling
brook and a host of iris plants. This is his housewarming present.
The pattern is based on a picture from a book we found together
on a trip to Lowell Mass. where we visited the factories and fabric
museums. I dragged dad and my husband Blake to the quilting museum!
The payback to dad was to pick out his own pillow. He wanted something
less fussy and small-pieced as some of the pillows he'd seen me