sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

I really wanted to call this quilt Avocado Kitchen.

There’s something about these colors together that I love, but I get the feeling 20 years from now the combo might be like an avocado colored kitchen appliance.

sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

I thought while making the blocks that I would repeat either this or this layout, but came up with a new design by folding and playing with them on the design wall before slicing.  I’ve got my sights set on another layout in a binary color scheme now.

sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

This one just needed straight lines.

sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

I’m still using up stash for backs.  It’s interesting to look at them all finished and reflect on what I like or what I would have done differently.

sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

I feel like I really haven’t been doing that much sewing lately and I’m not quite sure what happened to March.  Looking at the calendar April is going to blow by too.  The good news about this is I get to go on retreat with my girlfriends in May.

sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

I’m already sorting though possible projects to take.  I’m thinking of pulling the cast off blocks from this quilt from the design wall and taking them with me.

sew katie did |Seattle Modern Sewing & Quilting Studio | Side-Hustle Quilt

I’ve got two more samples in mind to make for this workshop and then I’m ready to move onto some new workshop development.  I’ve so enjoyed making and teaching this block.  I can credit all of the block layouts and quilt designs to my inability to make the same quilt twice.

I haven’t listed a date for this workshop, so if you’d ever like to take it you can email me, more information here.

Happy Making Peeps.


sew katie did | Seattle Modern Quilting & Sewing Studio | Have a Heart QuiltThe Bainbridge MQG workshop on Double-Trouble is full, but there are still slots at the Everett Quilt Show on April 27th.  I’ll be presenting my quilts in a lecture at night on Friday, April 26th.

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