Nancy Rink Blog

Quilt maker, pattern designer, fabric dyer, and lover of all things quilting.

Join Me in the Designer Duo Quilt Along


Designer Duo Flyer Front Final
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Come see us at QUILT CON

were exhibitors 2018Join us along with our very special guest, Sarah J Maxwell of Designs by Sarah J, and learn about our upcoming Designer Duo Quilt Along that starts in April!
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Love These

I just LOVE to see what quilters and other designers create with my fabric collections. Yesterday, my friend and SUPER talented designer Tiffany Hayes of Needle in a Hayes Stack debuted two patterns that knocked me out of my slippers. They both feature my Getting to Know Hue fabric collection. Jump on over to Tiffany's site for a downloadable version of the patterns--or ask you local quilt shop to order them.  

stars over hue pattern front cover
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Amish with a Twist--gets a new twist

So I don't know what's going on, but I have had several inquiries lately about the very first Amish with a Twist block of the month quilt I designed for Marcus Fabrics. It featured their Centennial Solids, and, if I do say so myself, is a striking quilt. One of the features of the program is that it was designed for beginning quilters. Each set of blocks focuses on a particular quilting skill/technique and get progressively...

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Painter's Garden , Another Sneak Peak

So I think I mentioned that I cut out TWO Painter's Garden quilts.  Why two? Well, any of you who have sewn one of my block of the month quilts, know that for some programs I like to offer you options. Getting to Know Hue had three background options to choose from. Amish with a Twist: Series III had both pieced and applique options, as did Color Love. So, here's the deal--Painter's Garden will have both...

Painters Garden Applique Image FINAL
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