Written by Cindi Gay

Flower Riot Pattern in Progress

This is usually a step no one sees. My favorite design tools are scissors and tape. I printed out several copies of my preliminary design and cut them apart and re-assembled them. I now have an idea of the rough placement and I can individually adjust or redraw each flower. I may have to adjust or even redo this step several times.

I realize that this may be hard to see in the photo, but I am designing first and documenting second.

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