26.5 x 16.5 inches
Commercial fabric, raw-edge machine applique, machine quilted
When I first saw Libby's photo I knew I was going to do something with the cherry blossoms. I was also struck by the comment Libby made about returning to the park after a few days, the blossoms "had mostly all been blown away." It reminded me of Kobayashi Issa's haiku:
When cherry blossoms scatter, no regrets.