Painted Cork Blooms ~ new pattern

Leslie McNeilArt and Collage Quilts, Mixing It Up, Patterns 5 Comments

Happy Almost Summer! It’s a perfect time to take inspiration from the flower garden, and… apply it to cork!  And so I did!  This my newest pattern, PAINTED CORK BLOOMS! And using the brilliant, and beautiful, Dye-Na-Flow paints, made by Jacquard.  This paint is highly saturated in color, and transparent, and perfectly gorgeous on cork… even cork that has been …

A ROSE… is a rose … is a rose… Fabric Paper Art Quilt

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MORE explorations with FABRIC PAPER!Lynn Anderson’s Loretta Lynn’s song comes to mind “I never promised you a rose garden…!”This one was one of my beginning experiments… it’s a little “wild” – and I look forward to playing with this technique more!  I do really like playing with the white opaque pens, but I must remember to write, before I stitch!! …

KATIE OUR CUTIE Art Quilt

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This is the second in a series of small art quilts I am playing with.  These little quilts are what I call “fabric paper” and I hope you will consider taking “Fabric Paper’ – a class we’re offering at the Quilt-A-Way for $15.00 TUESDAY March 1, 5:30-8pm OR SATURDAY March 5, 10am-1pm. The first art quilt was dedicated to Rachel …