Immersing myself in Surface Pattern Design
Why I felt drained and not inspired when I tried to work on my own sketches during the Immersion Course 2020. And why I want to change this when participating in the course this year!
My Baby Quilt Plans
How being pregnant inspired me to design and make ten unique baby quilts for my little baby boy and nine babies being born around me. And why I hope that this might lead to a book on baby quilts.
New Priority No 2: Baby Clothes
How I felt overwhelmed by cute jersey prints for little boys and nevertheless started planning to make baby clothes for my little baby boy.
My Baby Quilt Projects
Why I believe making baby quilts is a great way to learn new patchwork and quilting techniques.
And then it is #100dayproject time again
How I brainstormed about a topic for my 2021 edition of the #100DayProject and prepared for #100DaysofSketching by making a glass of sketching prompts.
When a September Quilt becomes a December Quilt
On 6 September 2020, I announced Chic Country to be my September 2020 quilt. Why it was only put together in December 2020 and finished in January 2021.
New Priority No 1: Maternity Clothes
How being pregnant changed my sewing priorities for 2021. Making maternity clothes became my no. 1 priority for January and February 2021.
My Creative Plans for 2021
What I plan for 2021: creative projects and goals for my blog, patchwork & quilting, sewing, surface pattern design and Islamic patterns.
Happy New Creative Year!
How I use bullet journaling for reflecting on the past year and think about which goals I have achieved.
Islamic Geometry meets English Paper Piecing
How I used the English paper piecing method to transfer another Islamic geometric pattern from paper to fabric. With the help of this method I made a quilted coaster inspired by Islamic geometry.