Pattern Release: The Positive Side

Pattern Release: The Positive Side

The Positive Side is a fat quarter-friendly pattern and is a great way to try out a 3D effect with your favourite fabrics. It features half square triangles and clever block layout. It’s available here in print with a special fat quarter bundle, or as a...
Fat Quarterly No. 3: Guided Flight

Fat Quarterly No. 3: Guided Flight

When I wrote this article about Classic Blue, the 2020 Pantone Institute’s Colour of the Year, I had no idea that the year that would ensue would reflect exactly the projections: Classic Blue represents calm and stability in an uncertain world. Fat Quarterly No....
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...
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. ...
Colour Post: The Glowing Effect

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...