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Gemology: Social Media Hop, Part 1

Gemology: Social Media Hop, Part 1

This week, I am hosting a social media hop for Patchwork Lab: Gemology. With a little help from my friends, we're showing you the possibilities of the patterns from the book and extending them in our own creative ways!First up, the nine gemstone shapes. These...

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Explorations in Quilted Garments

Explorations in Quilted Garments

This past summer I had the opportunity to take part in a summer Hoyt House artist residency at Kings Landing in Prince William, New Brunswick. We got to inhabit a delightfully blue house during our studio days, to create work and enjoy the surroundings at this living...

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Patchwork Lab: Gemology is here!

Patchwork Lab: Gemology is here!

It feels a little unreal but it's here...! Patchwork Lab: Gemology is now available to quilters everywhere. You can get a signed copy here, with a bonus "Quick Guide to Foundation Paper Piecing" insert you can't get anywhere else.  "Andrea Tsang Jackson guides readers...

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Quilt Back Party on Instagram: Sept. 18-22

Quilt Back Party on Instagram: Sept. 18-22

We kick off #partyinthequiltback today! From September 18-22, post photos of your favourite quilt backs using the hashtag #partyinthequiltback and win daily prizes from our awesome event sponsors. Wondering what to post? Quilt backs or portions of quilt...

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Tutorial: Cutting Fabric Diamonds

Tutorial: Cutting Fabric Diamonds

This week’s quilt block of the 2019 Summer Sampler is "Altitude" and features a mountainous landscape with the most beautiful sky you can imagine behind it. I designed this block to help you cut and assemble 45 degree diamonds. The result is a dynamic block that would...

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Tutorial: Wrapping Your Embroidery Hoop

Tutorial: Wrapping Your Embroidery Hoop

An easy way to spruce up your embroidery hoop for display is to wrap it. It brings the final product up a level for a finished look without using too much fabric or effort. When you've worked hard on a piece such as Canned Pineapples, it's nice to give it a little...

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