Flashback to one of our most popular classes ever – Grow Your Own Quilt. Frame quilts are one of our favourite formats as they are so adaptable and almost infinite in their variety – a perfect teaching base. Here are our first two tops made as samples for the first edition of this class –
If we rummage through the archive vault at C&B Towers we may find a few action pictures taken in class…. this may take a while!
Flashback this week to our very popular Mystery class based on a local tiled porch floor – we have been asked so often for the pattern that it is now available over at our sister site Meadowside Designs.
Or you can head direct to the pattern page on our Payhip site – the pattern is available for £4 with full colour step-by-step diagrams and a photo of the original doorstep we took the pattern from.
We both have a fondness for a good tiled floor – and being based in Staffordshire, home of Minton tiles, we get to see plenty of examples. Sometimes our EQ Doodles reflect this as you can see above. Here’s a floor we both pass on our way to high level meetings at HQ –
Here’s a Flashback to one of Chris’s visits to the Land of Her Fathers – while in Wales last year she had the opportunity to visit the Jen Jones Museum in Lampeter. We’ve been lucky enough to have had a number of joint expeditions/quilt missions to Jen’s home over the years and indulge our mutual love of the Welsh quilting tradition in all it’s glory.
Flashback to garden glimpses of the grounds surrounding C&B Towers. Great colour inspiration!
Hard at work – two different specialities, one book.
Today’s Flashback is to the Saturday class Double Delight – a whole roomful of small quilt tops got made on the day. The pattern started out as one of our EQ Doodles…..