Category Archives: Color

Creative Nudge – La Vie en Rose

People often ask me where is my favorite place that I have traveled to in the past. Gosh that is like asking me to pick a favorite child. Impossible! An easy answer would be …the last place I visited. The … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Harmony Garden Star

Hydrangeas abound in this week’s Free eQuilter pattern. The soft colors of the large scale center panel are echoed in the paisleys and coordinates, along with favorite Viola velvet tonal accents. The luscious outside border frames the quilt and harmonizes … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – On Pegasus Wings

Hello from Cleveland! Today I was in the studio to film a couple more segments for the PBS show “Fresh Quilting” for Modern Quilters. My first 2 segments on the current season are on our video page here. I watched … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Havana Sunset

Hello from Toronto! I am here for the Quilt Canada Festival, planning to photograph the quilts tomorrow. Tonight was the award ceremony (I gave the award for best Modern Quilt) and I can’t wait to share photos of some of … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Beneath the Waves

Dive into a magical underwater world in this week’s exclusive eQuilter Free Quilt Pattern. The center panel is a fantastic photo-realistic scene of a coral reef, with colorful tropical fish, and a sea turtle up above, with the glittering waves … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Festive Cardinals and Ornaments

This week’s Free Quilt Pattern has two 45″ x 58″ versions – glittering Christmas Tree Ornaments, or brilliant Red Cardinals on Green Pine & Holly Boughs. Make one of each for a fantastic set of holiday wallhangings! Start with a … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Rainbow Ombres

During these polarized times when so many people want to define reality in terms of Black and White, we as artists and makers can choose to see the world in shades of colors….and the popularity of Ombre effects suddenly takes … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Bella-rina

This delightful Free Quilt Pattern features a central panel of 3 Little Ballerinas…and the first time we saw these cutie-pies, there was a simultaneous “Awwww….how adorable” in the room. For all those little girls who take ballet lessons, this 74″ … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Petal Party

Florals are one of our most popular categories, and this week’s Exclusive eQuilter Free Quilt Pattern is a celebration of the Flower Season! This breathtaking quilt has detailed blossoms on black backgrounds, with blocks set on point in a charming … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Alexandria

This week we are inspired by the flowering of the Egyptian Arts, and the riches of Cleopatra’s era, in our exclusive eQuilter Free Quilt Pattern. Egyptian-themed collections are very Rare, and we’ve combined designs from 2 of our suppliers, to … Continue reading

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