Jerome the Knome ~ new for Christmas!

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All summer long, I would peruse the fabric shops, keeping an eye out for the right fabric background for a Christmas version of Jerome the Knome! I found it—and I love the feel of the midnight blues with this gorgeous Hoffman fabric with scratchy-moody light blues and gilded silver accents. 

It was also a great opportunity to employ some special Christmas floral fabrics, one of which became the Christmas tree. This tree is made from pre-fused “christmas-like” fabrics, and cut into curvy-slivers with a rotary cutter—EASY PEASY! I added my favorite silver fabric for the star on top!

The main tree trunk is now in white, a wood grain print from Moda; Deb Strain designed this, it’s called “Hearthside Holiday” I believe.  I added a red plaid wool coat, and red pom pom for the hat, as well as a snowy foreground.  

I have kits made up in the shop—including all the fabrics used here—and some pre-fused and pre-cut flowers too.  Check it out in the kit section! And the paper pattern includes both spring and Christmas color photos for reference.

Check out my MarveLes Art Studios Facebook page if you’d like to see some details of the quilting process, posted September 18th, 2019. ❤️

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