Fabric of the Week
The fabric of the week this week is the Venetian Shades Pack and it's on sale 20% off through Sunday! Shades Packs are dyed when ordered so there's no limit to what you can buy. If you order multiple quantities it comes as one cut. For example, order 2 quantities for 1/2 yard cuts. Orders received by Wednesday morning (EST) will be shipped by July 2. All other orders will be shipped July 9. Venetian coordinates with the Coleus Gradient.
New Gradient - Coffee and Cocoa!
One day recently my friend Estelle was visiting and showing me a new art quilt that she was making. It was her pieced gradient effect in that quilt that inspired this new gradient that goes from black to medium brown. Coffee and Cocoa is the result of that inspiration.
When I dye the ice dyed Crystals I add some fabric to the bottom of the bin to catch the runoff dye. These have become my personal favorite fabrics. I used one as the border of my Maine Quilt and another became the focus fabric for the Antelope Canyon quilt that I'm making now. The next quilt I have planned is a Lone Star variation and one of these will be the background for my star.
I've got 7 new ones in the shop this week. All of these are more than 1 yard so they are great for building a palette around.
When I made Antelope Canyon I dyed 3 other coordinating fabrics to go with the Galaxy. I can do the same for you if one of these speaks to you for your next quilt project!
Gradients back in stock!
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I'm Vicki Welsh and I've been making things as long as I can remember. I used to be a garment maker but transitioned to quilts about 20 years ago. Currently I'm into fabric dyeing, quilting, Zentangle, fabric postcards, fused glass and mosaic. I document my adventures here.