It is my very great privilege to be part of the teaching faculty for Quilt Canada 2014. On-line registration begins Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 and you can find more information here.
Stamp Carving for Quilters
Stamp carving can be used as inspiration for blocks, quilting or border patterns. I discovered some fascinating designs during a Stamp Carving for Quilters workshop with Maggie Weiss.
Fabric Mosaic Quilts
The idea of taking small bits of fabric and arranging them to form a picture – like a mosaic – sounded fun and creative, and I decided that this was a technique I wanted to try.
Tools of the Trade
The quilt Tools of the Trade depicts some of the favorite tools in a quilt maker’s studio. The pattern for this quilt is available in my book Sewflakes: Papercut Applique Quilts and now you can also take a class to get started on your own version of this quilt.
Quilt Canada 2012
Quilt Canada 2012 will take place in Halifax NS from May 29 to June 2, 2012. On-line registration opens this Saturday, October 1st so read on to learn more about this biennial national quilting conference.
Big News for Quilters Cupboard in Uxbridge
Quilters Cupboard, a local quilt shop about 30 minutes north of my home, is featured in the Fall/Winter 2010 issue of Quilt Sampler magazine.
Sewflake Design by Jan
I’ve been wanting to add a Student Gallery to my website for quite some time, when I realized that one could easily be added to the blog! Here is the first entry: a stunning Sewflake design of elephants.