I finished quilting this King sized mandala I dyed two years ago. The leaf motifs, center circle, and outer border were computer patterns. The rest is freehand, some ruler work, and the rest freehand fill. My customer was very patient waiting for this beauty to be finished.
I recently finished custom quilting this gorgeous customer quilt. The quilt is “Color Block” by 3 Dog Design Company, and is available on Craftsy. I had so much fun coming up with different quilting designs for the different color blocks. My original inspiration for quilting was Angela Walter’s quilting of this quilt in an episode of […]
So I dyed this mandala a few months ago, and I wasn’t very happy with the result. Too much brown. I decided to add black over the brown to fix all of my problems, ha ha. This post is about how I dye with black. This can be done before you rinse your […]
This mandala I dyed by request to make a quilt for my niece. Black does not ice dye, so I dyed the black “normally”, and used heat to set the color. Then I ice dyed the rest of the colors on the quilt. I am so pleased with the results! Stay tuned for the finished […]
A few weeks ago, I finished quilting this gorgeous client quilt. The piecing in this quilt is perfect, which helped make it a joy to quilt. As a bonus, it has been accepted into the Northwest Quilt Expo’s juried quilt show at the end of September. I am excited, but nervous. I have not had […]
I had such a great time creating this custom dyed quilt. I hand dyed the 100% cotton top and binding, and cotton velveteen backing to match. I quilted it with edge to edge frogs per customer request. It is so bright and cheery, it made me smile the whole time I was working on it.