Finished Size - 24" x 24"
Given as gifts and used for decoration around the holidays, the Poinsettia evokes the images and warm feelings of Christmas. The Poinsettia is actually native to southern Mexico and Central America, where it is a tree up to 30 ft tall. To make this beautiful pillow you will need the following: 2, 24" squares for background; 1, 22: squaure of green; 2, 22" squares of different reds or your choice of poinsettia colors; Beads for center of flowers; batting; threads to match fabrics;long basting needle and white or off white basting thread; straight pins; good sharp fabric scissors for cutting through 8 layers; no.10 Milliners needles and matching thread for applique; No. 10 Between and quilting thread for quilting; pencil; thimble; beeswax; quilting hoop. 'Poinsettias On Maui' quilt pattern, finished size is about a 24" pillow or wall hanging, designed by Keri Duke.