A large colorwash takes at least a week to design and sew (plus another 2 days to quilt the layers and finish the edge), and that is after cutting for several weeks to have the variety of fabrics laid out on trays covering 3 tables. The variety of fabric is the key to success with a colorwash. I have collected the fabrics over a period of 20 years to use in the colorwashes.
I have had some inquiries whether I sell my colorwash wallhangings. I have
The first peony has bloomed. If you click on the photo to enlarge it, you will see the ants busily working on the flower.
My dark Jack-in-the-Pulpits finally came up and are blooming.
I have at least a dozen patches of the star flowers all over the backyard. The patches of grass (leaves?) have died down and now the flowers bloom.