Here's how the SHATTERED project went together. I abandoned the new, smaller letters and went back to the original piece. I liked how it was working and I realized something - even though it may end up a "little" bigger than it is supposed to, it is going to an UNJUDGED quilt show, so what are they going to do? If I am disqualified from the "challenge" category, I'll just flip it into the "art quilt" category!
Here it is with the borders on:
Here it is basted and ready to quilt:
I'm hand quilting with pearl cotton again. Orange inside the letters and brown surrounding them. Other embellishments to follow.
Here's today's picture of Baby: