Colour Post: The Glowing Effect

Starry Night -- one of the world's most well-known paintings -- has been subsumed into the image bank of my mind and probably influenced the design of my hoop quilt design, Canned Pineapples. In this post, we'll talk about how to choose colours to achieve this effect. Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh Starry Night,… Read More

Spoonflower’s New Quilting Cotton

Introducing Spoonflower's newest substrate, Petal Signature Cotton™! This new quilting weight cotton is colour-fast and is easy to work with.Pictured here is a baby version of my Striped Scallops pattern with a lively background fabric designed by yours truly. Photo by Emma Poliquin Photography.Background fabric design by Andrea Tsang Jackson, 3rd Story Workshop. I really… Read More

Meet “R”: Typecast Blog Tour

Today is my day on the Typecast of Characters Blog Tour hosted by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill of Whole Circle Studio! Today’s instalment is brought to you by the letter “R”. Typecast is an alphabet of English paper pieced uppercase letters. Each finishes at 6” x 9”. I had the privilege of meeting Sheri at QuiltCon in… Read More