Tag Archives: pattern

shooting corners

I’m going to survey regulars who live and work here: What creative thing could be done to change patterns of neglect and violence on our corner? Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ Stones and Diamonds

I just loved this image of  stones and diamonds by Isabelle from Switzerland.  With Isa’s permission I’ve used her photo as the inspiration for my quilt pattern sketch this week. Isathreadsoflife’s blog is filled with beautiful pictures, seemingly taken all … Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ [ ]

The quilt pattern inspiration for this week are [ ] parenthesis. See my interpretive sketch and it’s translation into an actual quilt block, made from re-purposed wool clothing. Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ School Windows

The quilt pattern inspiration for this week are the orderly/disorderly school windows of Mission High. See the photo and my interpretive sketch. Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ Wire Basket

The inspiration for my quilt pattern of the week is a wire basket. See the photo and the sketch. Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ Beans In A Pod

The inspiration for my quilt pattern of the week are beans in a pod. See the photo and the sketch. Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ Zinnias

Zinnias grown from my garden. I’m inspired by

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ Vintage Wooden Buttons

These are vintage wooden buttons from Germany, still on the sheet. I’m inspired by

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Quilt Pattern Sketches ~ Onions

These beautiful onions came from my summer garden. I’m inspired by their layered construction. View my archive of quilt pattern sketches and the images that inspired them. What’s inspiring you these days? And why? If you’ve blogged about it recently, … Continue reading

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Patterns with Kippot

Follow my process re-posts of the Beth El Synagogue Torah Mantels. October 22, 2009 Drawings: Arranging shapes (lots of fun): Reality – things change quite a bit when the design gets sewn together: End of day shot:

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Mod-Mood Quilt 3 ~ Get Your Pattern On

Step 3: Get Your Pattern On Once you have identified your moods and chosen corresponding colors in step 2 what are you to do? It’s time to choose a pattern. A. For your Modern Mood Quilt you can choose any … Continue reading

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