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....
Pattern Release: Common Ground

Pattern Release: Common Ground

Common Ground is a fat quarter-friendly pattern and is a great way to show off your favourite fabrics. It features “half-rectangle triangles” and stripes for a modern classic look. It’s available here in print with a special fat quarter bundle, or...
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...
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...
X Sew-along: Week 1

X Sew-along: Week 1

Welcome to the Everyone’s Got An X Sew-along! We are gonna have a blast! Be sure to tag all your posts with #EveryonesGotAnX (either on Instagram or Facebook, or both!) – as this is how I will be selecting the weekly prize winners. Aren’t signed up...