Good grief this one took a great deal of time to complete. In part, because my goal is to avoid purchasing new fabrics until my large current stash is tamed, the fabric selection process was unnecessarily tedious.
Pelicans are certainly not a nature subject one would expect to be inspired to create living here in the mountains of Western North Carolina. However, many tourists seem to hail from Florida or the Carolina coasts and sales of similar themes sell well at Woolworth Walk Gallery (#235 - lower level).
HAPPY PELICAN - 23.5" X 31.5"
Pieced & appliqued cottons by machine, hand embroidered, machine quilted.