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The Creativity Project Week #45: Jenny Haynes

February 22, 2019

In Autumn 2018 I had the honour to be interviewed by Kim Soper of Leland Ave Studios for her inspiring Creativity Project. Kim about The Creativity Project: Getting to the heart of “why” we quilt. 52 interviews in 52 weeks. Because we have so much to learn from one another as we follow our creative paths. www.lelandavestudios.com…

Teaching Teaching in person

Finish That Quilt Workshop- London, 7/2

February 15, 2019

Have you got a quilt that is stuck in WIP purgatory? This class is for you! Bring in your project to get help, encouragement and inspiration from our experienced teacher and finish that quilt! Jenny can help you with everything from how to baste your quilt, different ways to quilt your quilt (either machine stitching using your walking foot or hand sewing with luscious Perle Cotton) and how…


Floating Stairs Workshop

February 14, 2019

Get those Y-seams and curves in perspective in this one-day skill-building workshop. Whilst making my latest design, the Floating Stairs, you get to try Foundation Paper Piecing (FPP) using Freezer Paper  and sewing curves with no pins plus we will talk about perspective, vanishing points and how you draw this deisign from scratch Intrigued? Beware! This workshop is not for the faint hearted as we will cover many different…


Patchwork & Quilting: A Maker’s Guide

January 6, 2019

In 2017 Jenny was asked to contribute to a publication by Thames & Hudson for the V&A. Two of Jenny’s quilts are featured in Patchwork & Quilting: A Maker’s Guide, ‘Designed by teachers and practitioners at the leading edge of today’s craft revival, the projects are both functional and fashionable’.    …

Virtual Teaching

Thistles, Cogs and Caterpillar Wheels

December 16, 2018

In this two-day online zoom class we will make the classic New York Beauty block with a twist, a block I created for the Modern Times Quilt. You will learn how the different blocks are designed and put together, the way the different parts can be shifted and moved to change the look of the block. We will sew no-pin machine-pieced curves in three sizes whilst  playing with…