Color Theory in Quilting: Exploring Value and the Effect on an Overall Quilt Design featured by top US quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs: talks about value and what to consider when picking fabrics for a quilt.
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Color Theory in Quilting: Exploring Value and the Effect on an Overall Quilt Design

Hi friends! Today I want to chat with you about color theory in quilting and the impact of value. Color Theory in Quilting: Putting Fabrics Together Have you ever put fabrics together for a quilt, the fabrics look great together and when the quilt was done, you thought, it’s just OK. Pretty but not great. I know I… Continue reading Color Theory in Quilting: Exploring Value and the Effect on an Overall Quilt Design

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Exploring the Basics- Using your Stash!

Hi friends! Today's post in the Exploring the Basics series is a subject near and dear to me- using your stash!   I even have a lecture I give at guilds called "How to Smash Your Stash"! And yes, I borrowed some of the title from the title of my book.  Building a stash is… Continue reading Exploring the Basics- Using your Stash!

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Exploring the Basics- Deciding on a Color Scheme

Hi friends! Color. Picking the colors and fabrics for a quilt can be daunting. Ever look at a quilt and think, that looks good but I wouldn't know how to put those colors together? How many times have you heard a quilter say (or maybe you have said it yourself), “I’m not good at putting… Continue reading Exploring the Basics- Deciding on a Color Scheme