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    Pattern for the Ormen Lange bargello quilt

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Annual Spring Report

It is time for my annual May 1st update on spring.

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This year spring is very late compared to my previous updates since 2009.

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It is even later than it was last year.

Not a hint of green in the woods, the daffodils are not blooming, but a few of the earliest ones are sporting large, yellow buds.

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Even though there are no green leaves yet, the pussy willows are in bloom.

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So are the crocuses, and have been for a couple of weeks. However, they got quite beaten down by the hail a couple of days ago.

The winter has been long and cold, and the ground has been frozen until recently.

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The snow keeps falling still.

🙂

Eldrid

 

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2 Responses

  1. Hi hi. More greenery than in February, lol! I have just seen a northern lights type of Bargello quilt on Pinterest, attributed to Eldrid, yours? We had a great time on Hurtigruten, and saw the street art, thank you for the heads up, and we saw the northern lights! I have fabrics to make a northern lights Bargello, I have made normal Bargello, but would love to get the effect where it folds back on itself, can you explain that for me?

    I don’t think we will get yo Bergen thus year, but certainly next summe, maybe we can meet up xx

    • Hi again, Benta.
      Yes, I guess it is greener than when you travelled along the coast in February. Glad you had a good time of it. Northern lights is a bonus, – no guarantee on that 🙂
      The quilt you saw may be mine, or someone else who made one from my pattern. I have explained how to in the pattern which can be found here:
      http://kameleonquilt.com/patterns/patterns.htm
      You can also probably find out just by studying the photo.
      Meeting up some day would be nice. I also hope to travel more to quilt shows when I retire, and Birmingham is on my list. 🙂

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