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Fiesta de Azucar Block #3 and the Hello fabric blog hop!

Hi friends! How was your week? I hope it was a good one! I spent part of my week taping at Craft U- I will have a new course up on their platform in the fall.   I had a ton of fun with the crew and I am really excited to see how it… Continue reading Fiesta de Azucar Block #3 and the Hello fabric blog hop!

sugar skull quilt blocks
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Fiesta de Azucar- Skull #1!

And so it begins... a blog hop of fun sugar skull patterns!   Here is how it will work: Beginning on July 1st through August 26th 2017 each designer will release their skull design. On September 2nd and September 9th there will be two border designs released.  Each block will be  9″ x 12″  with… Continue reading Fiesta de Azucar- Skull #1!

Aurifil thread sugar skull
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Classes, a fun blog hop and a question!

Hi friends! How are you? How is the weather where you are? This week is very nice here in CO. It seems we had gone from early spring to summer in one fell swoop! But yesterday, it cooled off a little and this morning was perfect for a walk around the 'hood. For me, that… Continue reading Classes, a fun blog hop and a question!

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In honor of Earth Day

A while back I was lucky enough to be able to work with some great fabric designed by my friend Kirstyn Cogan. She designed the line, Urban Scandinavian for P&B Textiles. I created this table runner and the placemats. The pattern is called Stroll.   Kirstyn asked me if I wanted to collaborate with her… Continue reading In honor of Earth Day

Tannenbaum Trio Wall Hanging pattern by Kate Colleran
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New pattern and quilt finishes

Hello October! How did you get here so fast??? I cannot believe how fast the fall is moving along. Maybe it is just me... September was a very busy month. I think I made at least 9 quilt tops, a few table runners and placemats, wrote 6 patterns and put the binding and hanging sleeve on… Continue reading New pattern and quilt finishes