This is another design that has both up close and far away appeal.
Desiging banners can be both enjoyable and challenging. Most of these include either a panel or a center section where applique resides.
Speaking of quilting, there is a lot of custom long arm motifs in this quilt. Each quilt block has it’s own design as well as the applique hearts inside.
I used a McTavish pattern for most of the background quilting. This technique was developed by Karen McTavish (of course). You can learn more about her work in this video:
I adore how pretty this technique makes the background.