Blog posts on topics related to Islamic geometry. I write about learning how to draw certain geometrical or biomorphic patterns and what inspires me. My blog posts are based on courses to took online or in person and techniques I explored.
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.
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.
Islamic Geometry meets Foundation Paper Piecing
How I transferred an Islamic geometric pattern from paper to fabric using the foundation paper piecing method. I made two quilted patchwork cushions using this method.
Don’t Mess with my Compass
How I discovered Islamic geometry as a passion, what I love about doing it, and how I learn new pattern traditions through online courses.
When 100 Days Did Not Feel Like 100 Days
How participating in the 2020 edition of the #100dayproject helped me to establish a creative practice and start this blog.
Me + My Craftroom
Why a creative space or craft room is important for being creative. And how having my dedicated sewing room helped me balance my life.