I loved the illustrations as a kid and still love them today. Luckily, both the kids love the story so we read it on a fairly regular basis.
When I saw the polka dots fabrics in the freebird line by MoMo fabrics for Moda, my first thought was of those polka dots flying across the sky.
I couldn't resist making a quilt top with all those great big polka dots.
It's quilted with a horizontal stripes with a chocolate brown thread. Turns out, it's going to go live at my mom's house.
Here's the back -