Make modern Triangles member spotlight: Ann U.
Ann U. is our featured Make Modern Triangles Member Spotlight!
Ann describes her quilting ID as modern and she has played with different patterns and methods in the genre. She professes her love for variety.
She posts her BOM progress regularly in the Triangle Chatter Community and we love it! When you browse her quilt gallery below, you’ll see her playing with triangles and interesting color palettes.
QUILTING Faves and NOT-so-FAVES
What is your favorite quilt make of all time?
Blue and white stars quilt inspired by van Gogh.
What are your favorite parts of quilting?
What are your least favorite parts of quilting?
Free motion quilting and hand quilting.
Spotlight on Learning IN MAKE MODERN TRIANGLES
When you joined Make Modern Triangles, what did you want to learn and/or accomplish?
I love to learn new things, so I wanted to learn how I could create triangles and use them in quilts I designed myself. Still working on that. But I’m enjoying the process and the BOMs!
What has quilting taught you about yourself?
I like variety!
What do you like about quilting with triangles?
The endless variety of triangles that can be used in so many ways!
What’s next on your learn-to-do list?
Long-arm quilting- I just bought a long arm machine!
What is your next project?
A small Cosmos challenge quilt- it’s designed but not made yet.
Ann’s Stash, SEwing Space and INSPIRATION
Describe your fabric stash.
Enough to fill a room and then some: What can I say? I love fabric and lots of it!
Describe your sewing space and what you like about it.
It has lots of built-in storage and a door I can close when my “creative process” gets messy!
Do you belong to a quilt guild?
Gems of the Prairie Quilters in Peoria, IL for 22 years, and Bloomington-Normal Modern Quilt Guild for 8 years.
Where do you find inspiration for your quilting?
Quilt shows, quilt guild meetings and the Internet.
Thank you, Ann, for sharing your colorful quilts with us!