So, this is some self-given homework.
Honestly, I like to work & this is what I have been working on, above is my sketch & below is it transformed into a digital pattern. I used the parameters below from Spoonflower.com Love the site!
Flights of fancy (palette-restricted)
Create a bird or flight-related fabric design (repeating) that uses the following palette (RGB hex codes are specified) grey – 707c7c, light teal – 83c5ba, apple green – 93d300, pale yellow – F9ea62. This contest being is sponsored by the brilliant UK craft magazine Mollie Makes. They’re planning to use the winning fabric in a photo for the cover of the magazine. Deadline for submitting a design is Tuesday, November 13, 2012.