25 October 2014

Hummingbird


Now this is something I've always wanted to do - make my own hummingbird!!!! I've never got round to it before because others have done such good ones and I knew I couldn't do better. 

However I finally thought I'd have a go when I saw a picture of a hummingbird here which was looking sort of upwards. I made mine slightly different though - just because I'd seen others that were more 'heads back'.

Yesterday I was messing around on Facebook which is something I don't allow myself time to do very often. I'm not a great lover of Facebook and usually just upload 'stuff' from my phone when I've been walking and quick links to the blog in the mornings. Well I was sitting at the main computer when I decided to go into my account to change the profile pictures. Don't know why but I was looking through the files and suddenly found this hummingbird so used one of the pictures to change the profile. I must admit I was amazed at the reaction over the following hours.  Seems that people quite like it.

I did this pattern months ago and then forgot about it as I got into preparations for my trip to America. I'll finish it off over the weekend and add it to my pattern pages as soon as I can.

9 comments:

  1. Now I can see the hummingbird! - but it would make a good angel too! Lovely design.

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  2. Best hummingbird. You have out done yourself!. Look forward to the pattern being up.

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  3. I also see an angel in that hummingbird. This hummingbird is Heaven sent.

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  4. Lovely hummingbird in real life colors! Love it!

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  5. Very nice and who dosen't love hummingbirds! And they are so little this could be actual size :)

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  6. Oh is that a wonderful hummingbird!! :)

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  7. Absolutely beautiful design! I can see this little bird in flight. I am looking forward to the pattern :) .

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  8. That is very pretty and I can see the angel design there too. Can't wait to see the pattern. Thanks Jane.

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  9. THANKS Jane!!! I am really looking forward to the pattern being uploaded as well.

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