Easy-peasy bargello inspired quilt suitable for beginning quilters! Uses one pack of Bali Pops or Bali Rainbows or 40 strips of 2 1/2 inches plus plain black fabric. Fun and easy to make and decorate. Size 58 inches square. Can also be made as a single bed layout. Another colourful design from Kathy Adams of KoolKat Quilting.
Sample quilt made using Hoffmans Bali Pop Kiwiberry
Fabric Requirements: Bali Fabrics: 1 Bali Pop or Bali Rainbow Pack, OR forty 2 ½ inch strips from 44” width fabric Plain black fabric:1 ½ yards Binding: ½ yard Backing fabric: 2 yards wide backing fabric Batting: 2 yards
Optional Extras for Decorating your butterfly: Black quilters bias 2 yards
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Kathy Adams started her long arm quilting business in 2003 with a Gammilll Classic long arm machine. Since then, she has added two Statler fully computerised machines, upgraded the original Classic to a Statler, and installed a Prodigi twelve needle industrial embroidery machine. Kathy has quilted over 2,000 quilts for her many satisfied customers, and several have won prizes at major quilt shows and exhibitions.Kathy is a keen member of Queensland Quilters Inc., Toowoomba Quilters Inc. and the Australian Machine Quilting Association Inc.In 2008, Kathy's husband Geoff joined the business. This has increased the capacity of the quilting service and shortened delivery times. Geoff also helps with the pattern publishing and customer service.In 2009, Koolkat quilting began publishing a range of quilt patterns, many of which are aimed at helping beginner quilters. New patterns were released in May 2010.A range of embroidered and quilted products followed, to further showcase Kathy's talents. In 2010, Kathy built a second studio which provides her with her separate creative space and provides enough room for visitors! Also in 2010, Kathy won first place in a section at Queensland Quilt Show, and quilts made using using 'Gather Ye Rosbuds' pattern won prizes at State shows in Queensland and Canberra. Now with 3 computerised Statler machines KoolKat Quilting offers a 7 day service for edge-to-edge machine quilting. Our testimonials section lists just some of the comments from customers attesting to the quality and efficiency of our quilting service.
In 2011 Kathy commenced classes in her new studio which have proved popular. While all are welcome to visit, bookings are essential for classes.
We hope you will enjoy our services and products and we look forward to helping you. You can read magazine articles about Kathy and KoolKat Quilting at the "About Us" section of our website www.koolkatquilting.com.au