The quilt itself has been meticulously designed and tested, and is available in two beautiful colorways: Sweet Anne and Fiery Anne. The mix of traditional piecing, dimensional elements, and unique blocks are sure to delight and challenge quilters of all skill levels and interests.
Sweet Anne is based on the lovely & light Anne of Green Gables Collection from Riley Blake Designs:
Fiery Anne is based on the dynamic and bright Sunprint 2017 by Alison Glass for Andover Fabrics.
We’re set to begin live classes on July 19th, 2017, but you can join us at any time and work at your own pace. We have designed a quilt that will not only challenge experienced quilters, but will also provide newer quilters with the skills they need to be successful.
If you are interested in participating, pick up your fabric now! The LoveBug Studios Mystery Quilt a Longs sell out fast! If you participate, show us what you create!
GenCon Classes go live on Sunday for sign ups! GenCon is the original longest running gaming convention in the world and it happens in Indianapolis August 17-20. They are unique by allowing you to pick and choose your classes and events ahead of time by securing tickets. No waiting in lines!
Nicole, Toni, and Marc will be at GenCon again this year and Toni and Nicole will be teaching classes again!
Toni will be teaching two English Paper Piecing classes.
English Paper Piecing Quilt Technique
Description: Learn to English Paper Piece, or get help with an existing project you are working on. In this class we will start with the basic hexagon flower using scraps of colorful and character fabrics (like Dr Who or Comic Books).
Description: Learn to English Paper Piece by creating a small version of the Catan board, 9″ wide to be exact. In this class we will start with the basic hexagon shape and add on triangles (for sand) around the edges. Options for finishing your miniature quilt will be discussed.
Description: Learn the basic crochet techniques in scarf making along with custom techniques for making an almost seamless infinity scarf. Materials will be provided, but if you have different colors/hooks you’d prefer to use feel free to bring them. Novice and first time crocheters will most likely not finish during class hours, but tools will include a pattern to take home so that everyone can finish on their own time.
If you have been following my Twitch, Instagram, of Facebook, you may be aware that I have been making a secret quilt for Market for one of my new favorite designers, Tamarinis. It was finally revealed yesterday!
I am SOOOOOO excited to show you the quilt and this amazing line of fabric!
The quilt I made is double sided! The exact same design is on each side using completely different fabrics. Tamirinis’ display is amazing here!
You can find this amazing line of fabric in your local Quilt Store soon! Make sure you ask them to carry it!
Want to spend some time with Tamarini in person? She is doing her own cruise!!
Today is the start of Spring Quilt Market! What is Quilt Market?
It is a credentialed quilt trade show. This means you need to be a quilt shop owner or industry professional (professional quilter, teacher, designer, or publisher). The fabric manufacturers, wholesalers, and companies that we want to see will all be there. This is the show where we get to see everything new coming out! I have seen a few previews and am SUPER excited about the new fabrics I will be able to get.
I am also super excited to see new products from some of my favorite Companies, Arrow and Sew Steady. They have both agreed to give away products!
I will be giving another chair away from Arrow!
If you watch my Twitch live stream, you know how much I LOVE my Arrow sewing chair. It is comfortable the wheels are amazing. you really want one of these for yourself.
Another super special giveaway will be from Sew Steady. We will be giving away their Ruler Work Kit.
I will be holding the giveaways today and tomorrow as well as live streaming, sharing photos, and maybe an interview or two! Make sure you follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to see all of the goodies. I won’t be picking winners until Monday so make sure you find the giveaway videos on my Facebook page, watch the video, and comment to win!
Making your bathroom space more personal and interesting can be difficult. Incorporating home-made items into your room will not only give it a unique twist, but will also prove as handy home helps. We look at 10 things you can make at home to improve your bathroom.
Toni will be flying solo this weekend at Tidewater Comic Con in Virginia Beach. You will be able to find her as Quiltoni in booth 1406.
She will have her quilts, patterns, kits, dice bags, and pillows for you! Tidewater has a lot to offer including a great Cosplay Contest and cool panels. Plus Mark Mariano and company will be there with Kids Love Comics!
So if you want to take a vacation to the beach, head over to Tidewater Comic Con tomorrow and Sunday and say hi to Toni!
She is back with another blog hop! I am not participating this year because of time constraints, but I wanted to share the bloggers with you to inspire you and give you ideas for your own crafty space.
Tomorrow is one of my favorite holidays (next to Halloween and April Fools Day), Free Comic Book Day! Wait, what is this and why haven’t you participated?
So you participate in Free Comic Book Day and you read your comics, but now you want to do something cool and crafty with them. I am here to help! Here are some cool tutorials you can use for those Comic Books.
Comic Panel Alphabet
Comic Book Sneakers
Comic Book Canvas
Comic Book Clock
So get out there tomorrow and visit some Comic Book Stores!