Hey! You guys get us – yay! This week Amy and April recap Amy’s trip to Wisconsin for Quilt Expo, and talk about their creative processes. Check out our top 5 sources of inspiration, and share your inspiration sources.
Show notes :
Completely hand pieced and quilted this quilt was beautiful to look at. I was amazed by her tiny hand stitches and all the details included.
Quilting Modern by Jacquie Gering and Katie Pedersen
Design process – keeping a notebook of ideas, EQ7 to draft patterns, audition fabrics, and first round of fabric calculations.
Button Box Quilt -
Making a quilt for myself is always a treat! If you are up for the challenge the pattern is available here.
Places of Inspiration
Concrete & steel construction images, Sweetie Pie,
Other crafty genres, paper crafting, crochet, follow fashion
Color palettes pulled from images, variety of colors
Menswear textiles, Houndstooth pattern by Vanessa Christenson, mens ties
Amy – Home decor magazines
Nature shots, TV, random inspiration collection on my phone
Home decor email lists, use pinterest to collect as well
Share your sources of inspiration in the comments!
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