All articles by: Jeanie

How to use the new Tiles I Template Mini-Pack

We’re excited to introduce our new Tiles 1 Template Mini-Pack!  The shapes in this mini-pack are specifically designed to be tiled rather than stand on their own.  This is a little different than all of our previous template shapes, so let’s go over the special features in Kaleidoscope Kreator 3 that you’ll need to preview […]

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Quilting Arts TV taping with Sarah Vedeler

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Many months ago, Sarah Vedeler & I decided to do a joint project for Quilting Arts TV Series 900. It seemed like a great idea at the time, but of course we didn’t start thinking about it until a month ago when both of our schedules had really filled up! Nevertheless, we found ourselves traveling […]

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Blossoms Table Runner: A sample project for our new Blossoms Template Mini-Pack

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I’ve been having way too much fun with our new Blossoms Template Mini-Pack which adds fifteen new shapes to transform your photos into fun flower designs. So I put together a project to inspire you to give them a try! The table runner started with the following photo. If you click on the photo below, it will […]

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Just in Time for Spring: New Blossoms Mini-Pack

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We’ll be unveiling our brand-new Blossoms Template Mini-Pack at the AQS Quilt Show in Paducah this week.  Stop by our booth in the Pavilion (#4202) and be the first to see our latest fun mini-pack for Kaleidoscope Kreator 3. After a long, dreary winter I was ready to see some springtime flowers, so I decided […]

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More Kaleidoscope Pendants

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After my last blog post, someone asked if it would be possible to use fabric rather than photo paper to make the resin pendants.  I knew it was possible to embed fabric in the cast pieces, but I wanted to embellish the fabric with stitching and make domed pieces rather than cast.  After a few […]

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Kaleidoscope Pendants

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While in Houston at International Quilt Festival, one of our customers turned me on to a great product called Little Windows.  It’s an easy way to turn photos into jewelry, but I immediately thought of using kaleidoscopes instead of photos. I can’t tell you how much fun I’ve been having the past few days making […]

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Troubleshooting KK3: Why can’t I see the shape of my kaleidoscope?

Every so often we get questions sent to Technical Support that take a while to figure out. We had a good one today that I thought I’d share here on the blog because there are a couple of good tips in the answer. A customer wanted to start with this photo: and end up with […]

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Snowflake Cards: A sample project for our new Snowflakes Template Mini-Pack

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We’ve just returned from International Quilt Market/Festival in Houston and are finalizing everything needed to make our new Template Mini-Packs available by the end of the week via our online store. To whet your appetite for just a couple more days, I thought I’d post a project made with the Snowflakes Mini-Pack. These cards are […]

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Filigree Pillow: A sample project for our new Filigrees Template Mini-Pack

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Since we will be introducing our new template mini-packs at International Quilt Festival in Houston this week, I thought I would post a project (with instructions) that I made using the new Filigrees Mini-Pack to whet your appetite. As a reminder, the Filigrees Mini-Pack will be available for purchase via our website on November 12, […]

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Eye of the Quilter

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I’m very excited to have two of my photos hanging in the Eye of the Quilter exhibit at International Quilt Festival this year. The theme for the exhibit this year is “Reflections” and we were asked to write a statement to accompany the photos explaining “how the image is used in your reflection as a […]

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