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Jenny

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Dazzling Roundel workshop

January 17, 2022

In this one-day techniques class we will be exploring the Twice-cut drunkard’s Path in combination with multiple arches to create blocks with a checkerboard effect. I will show you how, with the help of different template sets, designed by me or other designers, to cut and sew the arches (or Multiple Drunkard’s Path blocks), cut again and assemble into a Dazzling Roundel block. We’ll be using a few…

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Hexibore Quilt Workshop

January 17, 2022

In this one-day techniques class you’ll learn to sew no-pin curves in three sizes using my Drunkard’s Path templates. The different sized curves are then assembled and cut into wedges and the six wedges creates a kaleidoscope style flower. I will show you how to sew and trim the different blocks that make up the Hexibore Quilt pattern, how to get an accurate 30° and 60° angles on…

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1-2-1 Online No-pin Curves Workshop

April 3, 2020

This is a one-to-one session via Zoom covering all stages of sewing three sizes of the Drunkard’s Path block using no pins. The session is suitable for newbie quilters and extreme quilters alike. I’ll show you how I, with the help of my templates*, cut, piece, press and trim the Triple Drunkard’s Path block. After you’ve paid for your workshop I will email you to discuss what time…

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Twice-cut Drunkard’s Path workshop

February 24, 2020

Do you want to learn how to sew no-pin curves and learn how to use this skill in an exciting new way? In this class we get our heads around the twice-cut (or sometimes trice-cut) Drunkard’s Path block and the fun and unlimited ways of using this technique. We will sew blocks from the Hole Punch Ribbon and Hole Punch Hoop Quilts but also look at how you…

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Book review of Quilt Modern Curves & Bold Stripes by Daisy Aschenhoug and Heather Black.

February 16, 2020

I’ve been eagerly anticipating this book by Daisy Aschenhoug and Heather Black. Both Daisy and Heather have been on my radar for years as I share their love of curves and the Drunkard’s Path block in particular. They are modern, innovative and creative quilters both with their own unique style and I always look out for any new and exciting quilt designs from either of them. So when…

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Choosing colour with help from the #rubyruler

February 10, 2020

This piece is long overdue, so I’d like to start with an apology to Blair Stoker of Wise Craft. In December I was asked asked by Blair if I wanted to have a play with her Ruby Ruler and of course I said yes (after secretly looking up what colour value means*). I’ve got no colour training so I was very curious to find out how it worked and what the impact…

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Skinny Inset Strips

November 25, 2019

In this techniques class you’ll learn to sew no-pin curves and skinny inset strips using my Drunkard’s Path templates. This exact and intriguing technique allows you to add a line drawing effect to your sewing. This can be used for improv or precision piecing. I will show you how to sew and trim the different blocks that make up the Wax Lyrical Quilt pattern plus my Kenny and…

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A Hole Lotta Luv Workshop

November 25, 2019

In this workshop we’ll play with perspective. With use of angles and a few variations of the Drunkard’s Path block we build what I call ‘holes and pegs in boxes’. But there will be lots of room for creative interpretation and help from me to build your own block. We’ll cut curves using my Drunkard’s Path templates and I’ll share my tips and tricks on how to sew…