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  • 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 […]

  • Heat Lag

    Heat Lag

    It’s been warm here in the Pacific Northwest over the last few weeks. Some days made it into the 100’s even. Luckily we don’t get any real humidity here, so it can be tolerable – but just barely. I think the heat affects my motivation in a big way. It makes me swell up and […]

  • Making Plans

    Making Plans

    I guess I haven’t written a post in a while… I’ve been questioning my purpose of this blog, and if it serves anything more than just a place to show my work. So, I’ve recently decided to give pattern-making a shot, and share some tutorials here. I’m almost finished with the Wood Dragon EPP Hexie […]

  • New Fabric

    New Fabric

    New fabric is always fun to get! I’m pretty lucky that a big fabric store is now walking distance from my house. Yesterday I got some very pretty solid fabric for the border of the Jellyfish Hexie quilt. It’s called Cerise and I pretty much love it. I’m also adding a row of white hexies […]

  • A Hexie Way

    A Hexie Way

    There are many steps and procedures to making an English Paper-Pieced (EPP) project. Since I’m a hexie addict, I thought I’d share a little about my process. **I should mention: I’m a self taught graphic designer and beginning quilter with a passion for hexies and color. While I’m creating, I don’t worry about how I’m “supposed to” […]

  • New Work Space

    I’ve been working on my office since 3pm today unpacking and setting up.  Now my work space is starting to work for me! It’s a little tough mixing my office and sewing room together, and into a smaller room than my sewing room at our old place!  However, I think I’m doing okay with the […]