Have you ever heard of the Busytown series by Richard Scarry? Miss Baby absolutely adores the characters, and the hustle and bustle in Busytown. I, the parent, am dragged often into pretend play as one of the props.
Here is another free pattern for your quilting pleasure, download-able in pdf format here. I had designed this education quilt (one does get to learn the alphabets from the panel print) for easy construction, and as many bright and cheerful fabrics as possible were included in the design:
The fabric collection, Richard Scarry – Busytown A to Z and released by Quilting Treasures, is current. Do a search on www.quiltshops.com to see who carries the fabrics. Alternatively, you can conveniently purchase the kit here.
Speaking of Busytown, I will be busy running errands today. One of them would is to bring a framed needlework piece back to the shop for them to take out a couple of wood chips that were stuck under the glass. I had picked it up on Sunday thinking I would be able to show you the piece yesterday…. :(