I've finally decided what I'm doing for my Crayon challenge and to my surprise, my color choices are quite a bit different than what I started with! I've arranged and rearranged blocks and pieces of blocks, auditioning colors and arrangement. I've even worked in the colors orange and...
Fons and Porter
Thu, Feb 10 2011
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We are really excited about our next cruise—to Alaska May 21–28—especially our Editor, Jean Nolte, who has been working on a great quilt for the occasion! On a trip to New York City last spring, Emily Cohen, at Timeless Treasures teased us with their new Tonga Treats strips and squares...
I've been working on the guild color challenge that I blogged about last week, and auditioning my turquoise crayon with some of my fabrics. I am also remembering the best workshop I've gone to on color—by Karen K. Stone. She asked us to take a range of fabrics we might use for one of her...