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Category Archives: Mod Mood Quilt
Submit your strip-pieced wedge curve quilt based on the Mod Mood quilt for possible publication in the Improv Handbook for Modern Quilters. Continue reading
I’m happy to announce improv quilt workshops and an exhibition scattered across the country. I may be teaching in your neighborhood soon! Continue reading
Today I taught an improv curve piecing workshop to another awesome group of quilt makers. This isn’t an easy process but they shined through! Continue reading
Over the course of two days this curve piecing, improv workshop gradually begins to explode with color and creativity! Continue reading
This week on Improv Monday, I am highlighting a few Mod Mood Quilt “performances” by other quilt makers.
Five tips for quilt makers who are interested in piecing curves with ease.
My finished Modern Mood Quilt, was made from hand-dyed fabrics, color, quilt pattern improvised based on emotional states. Follow the tutorial to make your own. Continue reading
Step 9 is the final tutorial in the Modern Mood Quilt craft-along. Quilt-along with me and learn how to make an invisible binding. Continue reading
Step 8 of the Modern Mood Quilt craft-along. Quilt-along with me and learn how to mark your quilting pattern, template free, and how to hand-quilt with ease and flare. Continue reading
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I’m delighted to receive so many new visitors to my site from True Up, Craftzine and others. If you are entertaining the idea of crafting your own Mod-Mood Quilt, I’m here to encourage and support you. Your mod-mood quilt will … Continue reading
In step 6 of the Modern Mood Quilt craft-along, quilt-along with me and learn how to machine and hand piece curves without a template. Continue reading
I enjoyed picking out a beautiful range of oranges for Debby Chester of NY, the winner of the giveaway. The 40th commenter out of 97, it seems that Debby was destined to win. Of all the entries she was the … Continue reading
My love for puzzles has served me well as a quilt maker. Step 5: Get Your Puzzle On A. In step 4 you created either rectangular or curved sections from wedged shaped strips according to your moods. At some point … Continue reading
Share your favorite color or color schemes and win a set of hand dyed quilting fabrics. Grab a Modern Mood Quilt button for your blog and quilt along with me.
In 1992 I took my first quilt making workshop with Nancy Crow. It was on improvisational process and one of the first things Nancy said to the class was, “You don’t need a ruler to cut and sew fabric together.” … Continue reading
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
What color are you today? Our souls know so many colors and emotions. Most of us experience several different, sometimes conflicting, emotions at once. It is this unique mix of transient emotions that defines my overall mood at any particular … Continue reading
Thanks for joining me on the Modern Mood Quilt Craft-along as we explore and manifest our summertime emotions. Let’s go! Step 1: Create YOUR mood color chart A: Organize your fabulous collection of fabrics by color. You don’t have to … Continue reading
Learn how-to make a modern mood quilt. Create color schemes based on your emotions. Improvisational and curve patchwork techniques.