This week’s featured member
The Make Modern Triangles member spotlight is on Shirley M. who brings her colorful quilts to the Bryan House Quilts blog this week.
She describes her quilting ID as traditional. Take a look at her gallery below and you’ll see that Shirley is a bright colors enthusiast and tackles challenging block patterns.
QUILTING Faves and NOT-so-FAVES
What is your favorite quilt make of all time?
They are all favourite until the next one comes along 😊
What are your favorite parts of quilting?
What are your least favorite parts of quilting?
Free motion quilting.
Learning IN MAKE MODERN TRIANGLES
When you joined Make Modern Triangles, what did you want to learn and/or accomplish?
I have heard of FFP (freezer paper piecing) and wanted to try it out. Really enjoying it!
What do you like about quilting with triangles?
It’s easy to do and I have fun with colors.
What’s next on your learn-to-do list?
How to use my embroidery machine to quilt my blocks on small projects.
What is your next project?
I’m hoping to make a Prism quilt. It looks like a stain glass window.
Shirley’s Stash and SEwing Space
Describe your fabric stash.
Growing…and growing: I’m a serious collector and started adding fabrics to round out my color and print selections
Describe your sewing space and what you like about it.
I have use of most of the basement for the last few years so I LOVE that I now have a large cutting table – two 6-foot tables together.
Do you belong to a quilt guild?
I’m hoping to join the one here in town since we just moved.
Where do you find inspiration for your quilting?
Facebook, local quilt stores, road trip quilt shops.
When you aren’t quilting, what interests do you enjoy?
My next favourite after quilting is reading.
Thank you, Shirley, for sharing your colorful quilts with us!