Welcome to Episode No. 169 of the Off-Kilter Quilt Podcast (Where a Straight Line’s a State of Mind). My name is Frances, and I’m your hostess.
The trad plates:
The modern plates:
Want to make your own Dresden (please, join in!)? Go here to access Jaye’s tutorial:
Post a picture of your Dresden plate on Sherri’s flickr page for us Dresden gals:
At last–the video the Man and I did of Uncle Eli’s Quilting Party!
Thanks to Nonnie for posting this link on Twitter–it’s the latest episode of Crafty Planner, with a very interesting interview with Mary Fons. Good discussion of the importance of knowing your quilt history and the pros and cons of learning how to quilt from the Internet.
What am I reading?
The Edible South by Marcie Cohen Ferris
Shedding My Skin: Unlearning the Racist Lessons of a Southern Childhood by Jim Grimsley
The Possibilities by Kaui Hart Hemmings
The Wright Brothers by David McCullough