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Design Wall Friday – DWF

Posted on February 25, 2017 by Beth Markel

Hi All, Work continues on this project, which now has a vision, direction, and actual progress!  I’ve made numerous quilts now in a progressive study of ways we communicate called, “Escuchame: The Communication Paradox” and have thought intently about how many ways we are all linked together but how fewer and fewer real connections are made…facebook, where an [...]

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Design Wall Friday – DWF

Posted on February 18, 2017 by Beth Markel

I’ve committed to posting every Friday, literally, what’s on my design wall.  This week has been a process of decisions – and this evening, Friday, I’ve come to where I think this purple/gold/yellow piece is headed.  Rather than explain how I started with a cluster of leftover blocks from a workshop and purple background, I’ll [...]

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DWF – February 10, 2017

Posted on February 10, 2017 by Beth Markel

This is the Improv Handbook for Modern Quilters facebook challenge.  Join the group to follow the fun!  #2017 Challenge #1 had just a couple of parameters…no rulers, use existing or “challenging” fabric from your stash to de-construct a New York Beauty, and finish in 30 days.   So here it is, 36″ wide x 46″ long using traditional elements [...]

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