Beth Markel


Using Black/White photos to determine color value in your quilts

Posted on October 14, 2017 by Beth Markel

Hi all, I’m updating my design wall, first with what it actually looks like:      And now in Black/White.  Often, when I get towards the end of a project, in this case one that is meaningful for me, I switch to B/W photos to look at the distribution, not of color, but of VALUE.  […]


Design Wall Friday Update

Posted on October 7, 2017 by Beth Markel

In the last couple of months I’ve been working on a quilt that has come to mean a lot to me.  It did not start out that way, as it was just a handful of orphan blocks which I made thinking I would use them for one of Nancy Crow’s workshops.  The requirement for the […]