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Susan Carlson Throwback Thursday: Quilt Tales Revisited—Polka Dodo


For the following few weeks Throwback Thursday will function Quilt Story posts. In these posts I inform the story of how sure of my quilts got here into being. I like my quilts to have a narrative to them, one thing to interact my creativeness past the picture I’m working from. Typically I do analysis about my topic, however different occasions I merely develop a detailed feeling with the creature I’m making. In any case, the story informs the choices I make within the creature itself and within the background I resolve on.

Within the case of “Polka Dodo” you’ll see that he began out on a listing I made after creating my first giant animal quilt, “Tickled Pink.” I actually sat down and made a listing of animals that me. And amongst others, the dodo hen was one which appealed to me. However he remained on the checklist till I used to be sorting by way of my cloth someday. Little did I do know the concept that would get me began on this haughty fellow. Learn the entire story in right now’s TBT from February 2019.

Quilt Tales: Polka Dodo–Welcome Dwelling Replace

House Obtainable in Might 2023 Stay On-line Class

You’re invited to hitch me through Zoom for a 5-Day Stay On-line Cloth Collage Class. This class is for all ranges of cloth collage proficiency, from newbie to superior. The category runs Might 29–June 2, 2023.

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CLASS DESCRIPTION: 5-Day Stay On-line Cloth Collage Lessons (Animals Solely)

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Topic Matter: This class offers with animal topics—furred, feathered, or scaled—pets, unique animals, birds, bugs, sea life, sea slugs, no matter kind of animal appeals to you.

Included: Forty-five minute non-public pre-class teaching session to organize you for Day Certainly one of class.

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Questioning if cloth collage is for you? This eWorkshop is meant for inexperienced persons in cloth collage. The spiral mission is straightforward, low stress, however nonetheless teaches the fundamental methods of cloth collage. It additionally serves as a helpful refresher course for these with extra expertise.


Susan Carlson Cloth Collage: Sea Turtle eWorkshop

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