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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ Shipping Pallets

All it takes is a little imagination to translate these stacked pallets into a score, a flexible pattern, using ruler-free strip piecing techniques. Continue reading

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Quilt Local by Heather Jones

Heather Jones isn’t afraid of working big and being surrounded by large spaces! Her quilts and book unclutter the mind and restore the soul. Continue reading

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What blocks and/or supports your improvisational flow?

Improvisors and quilt makers, I’m researching this question and need your input! Continue reading

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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ Modern Lamp

This quilt pattern is inspired by a mid-century modern lamp. See the photo and my interpretive sketch. This may become my first codified quilt pattern for sale.

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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ Stones and Diamonds

The quilt pattern inspiration for this week are paving stones set in a diamond pattern. See the photo and my interpretive sketch.

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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ [ ]

See my sketch translated into an actual quilt block, made from re-purposed wool clothing. The quilt pattern is inspired by [ ] parenthesis. Continue reading

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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ 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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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ 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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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ 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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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ Zinnias

The inspiration for my quilt pattern of the week are zinnias from my garden. View the image and the sketch.

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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ Vintage Wooden Buttons

The quilt pattern inspiration for this week are vintage wooden buttons from Germany. See the photo and my interpretive sketch.

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Patchwork Sketchbook ~ Onions

The quilt pattern inspiration for this week are onions from my garden. See the photo and my interpretive sketch.

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