Torres Strait Turtle Wall Hanging


Try your hand at simple patchwork and applique techniques with this project. Experiment with varied batik fabric.

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Sea Turtles are prolific in North Queensland and the Torres Straits between Australia and Papua New Guinea.

This contemporary wall hanging features an applique and trapunto turtle, giving the turtle a subtle 3-dimensional look.

The background is pieced and quilted and has a faced, edge finish.

Using batik fabric adds natural colour interest and offers a close weave, high thread count finish, – just perfect for raw edge applique.

This pattern contains detailed instructions, and templates.

Wall hanging size  –  70cm x 50cm (27.5″ x 19.5″) .

SKILL LEVEL – Experienced Beginner Sewist


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File Type

Downloadable Booklet, Hard Copy Booklet