31 Mar 2016

Mad for Solids

If you know me.....
You know I am MAD FOR SOLIDS!


Mad for Solids is a competition sponsored by Paintbrush Studio. We 16 bloggers have each selected a palette of 8 solids from the Inspired by Fabric's Painter's Palette Solids. All of the bundles were shown on the Inspired by Fabric blog post here.  Please hop over to their post to see all of the solid palettes. And then click on their HOME tab at the top left of the page to see today's post. Each day, starting today, you can vote on your favourite palette match-up for your chance to win some sweet solids of your own!


These are bundles of 8 pieces. It was not an easy choice to make. So many pretty colours!
My bundle is called Banff National Park and was inspired by this photo found online.

Photo Credit: http://sf.co.ua/id94726


I am naturally drawn to a color palette that includes blues and greens. Think cool waters. A lake. And the clear, blue sky. The yellow adds contrast. Think of the warmth of the sunlight and new spring growth. The white and grey additions provide depth. Think of rocky mountains and fluffy, lazy clouds. Picture perfect. Nature.


Fabrics (from top): 121-000 White, 121-005 Bright Yellow, 121-061 Wasabi, 121-062 Pale Aqua, 121-040 Bright Aqua, 121-016 Pale Silver, 121-010 Silver, 121-014 Grey


So click on over Inspired by Fabric's blog to vote for a chance to win some fabric!
Then check in each day to vote for your next favourite.







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7 comments:

joolz said...

Lorna, you had me at Banff National Park / Rocky Mountains. I know this area well as it is less than an hour's drive from my front door. I CANNOT wait to see what you come up with

Love the blog and always look forward to your posts!

Little Quiltsong said...

This sounds like fun! These will be hard choices - but can't wait to see how it all turns out! Good Luck, Lorna!

Anja @ Anja Quilts said...

Oooh...what a great collection.

SarahZ said...

I love what you have put together Lorna! This will be fun!!

allthingzsewn said...

Ok girl, you got my vote. You go getem. This should be fun. I'll be rooting for you all the way through. I'm try to figure out a way to copy the bracket schedule large enough to see and and follow your advancement.
This will be better than any old football game. I'll say a prayer for you inventive mind. Have fun.
I need to know your favorite color please.

Lara B. said...

Banff National Park is one of my favorite places on earth. You really nailed your color combination for your photo inspiration Lorna!

allthingzsewn said...

I got it and it is on the wall, YEA LORNA!
GO LORNA!
GO LORNA!
GO LORNA!
8-)