“Creation Springs Forth” by Betty Ekern of Racine, WI
Quilting Modern by Jacquie Gering and Katie Pedersen
Quilt design software mentioned : Electric Quilt 7 also available Quilt Design Wizard this is a simplified option, with less features.
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
April – Small collections of objects, (you’ll have to listen to understand!) Russian Rubix
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
April posted all about her inspiration here.
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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