A little over 3 years ago, I made a quilt I named "Downstream" for the Quilt Design a Day QuiltCon exhibit. I used paper piecing to make the quilt, so when I considered writing a pattern for it, I struggled with how to offer it in sizes larger than the wall hanging size I created due to the ridiculous...
I am thrilled to say that yesterday in the late afternoon I was able to submit Downstream to the 2016 QuiltCon QDAD Showcase!
I am absolutely delighted with how it came together. The QDAD Showcase was based on this design spark:
And the rules are:
1. You must be a QDAD member and a MQG member (no exceptions).
2. You may create up...
I think I am using the excuse of writing this blog post to procrastinate even longer on starting to quilt Downstream. I have a pretty darn clear vision of what I want for a large portion of the quilt, but to be honest, I'm a bit stumped on what to do in the darker (charcoal) areas. So, I'm sure...
The Quilt Design a Day group has a QuiltCon Challenge based around the spark image / palette and rules below:
You must be a QDAD member and a MQG member (no exceptions).
You may create up to 2 finished Modern quilts based on this spark. Use the photo and the color palette as inspiration. The exhibit will display quilts...