Search results for: “dragon”

  • Special Quilts

    While I’ve been sewing my whole life, I didn’t really get into quilting until 2010. Since then, I’ve been making both hand and machine-pieced quilts. The hand-pieced quilts tend to take many months to years to complete. I also created a series of quilts based on the Chakra system for a big emotional self-healing journey. […]

  • Portfolio


    Here are my portfolios. One is a quilt portfolio of the quilts I’ve made, and the other is a design portfolio that includes quilt patterns, as well as other graphic design applications like graphics for t-shirts, and show posters.

  • Quilt Portfolio – Gail Lizette Weiss

    Quilt Portfolio – Gail Lizette Weiss

    Color, movement, and texture are qualities I amplify in the quilts I create. Many pieces are done in an improvisational, yet organized style. This lets the fabric speak and gives me direction. Some of these quilts were designed for people as gifts or commissions, and some are made purely for my own therapeutic reasons. I […]

  • Hexie English Paper Piecing (EPP) Tutorials

    Hexie English Paper Piecing (EPP) Tutorials

    Hexie Patterns | Illustrated Stitching Technique These are hexie English Paper Piecing tutorials and other posts about EPP. When I first learned about EPP at my very first Portland Modern Quilt Guild meeting, I was fully hooked! That night I designed the Squid Quilt and have been hand stitching some sort of project ever since. […]

  • Kaleidoscope Quilt – In Progress

    Kaleidoscope Quilt – In Progress

    Pretty thrilled to report that I’ve started stitching my Kaleidoscope quilt last night! I put a lot of time and figuring into the design and layout and am happy with the look of it. The center is based off of the La Passacaglia Pattern by Willyne Hammerstein I design on Adobe Illustrator. For this quilt […]

  • EPP Hexie Patterns

    EPP Hexie Patterns

    I’ve been working hard over the last month to create these patterns for all of my hexie quilts and projects, and I finally finished them all! These are all English Paper Pieced patterns (EPP). The Jellyfish, The Wood Dragon, The Squid, Hummingbird, and A Hexie Garden Patterns are all available as .pdf downloads. It was […]