I've working with another of Andrea's quilt tops. I was excited about this quilt because Andrea said she was over it and didn't like it anymore. All I saw was lovely white negative space and I was hopeful I could do something that might make her love this piece of work again.
I really enjoyed quilting the white areas. I learnt a lot during the quilting process. Things I should do again and things I should not.
The black areas were problematic. I found the black thread more than hard to see on the black fabrics. It was like I was quilting blind.
I practiced (sadly a bit blindly) lots of ideas I have wanted to try. Some of them I liked a lot and I will be using again in the future. Even after the quilt has been finished I feel like the quilting in these black areas is invisible and lost. I need to find another solution for black areas in future. If you have any insights or ideas I would love to hear from you.
A huge thank you to Andrea again for letting me practice and learn on her quilt tops!