Category Archives: Beaded Fans

Beaded Fans 17, 18

Interesting, though not really fan like. I love the second one, though once again the fans are not obvious in the design,, but I am going to play with the centre bloc design to see if I can make them … Continue reading

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Beaded Fans 17

I like it! Pretty and scrappy, or pretty scrappy. In the second one I know what I was trying to do by adding the contrast fan fabric, but I know I chose the wrong fabric.

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Beaded Fans 14, 15, 16

Love playing with beads … I fix, modify and make a few bits of jewellery from time to time, and have been known to add beads to a quilt, and of course, love appliqueing beads to quilts, both real and … Continue reading

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Beaded Fans 12, 13, 14

Interesting! Love it. Mind you, I should have redrawn the blocks so the beads met properly. I have redrawn the blocks, but I prefer using them in new designs! I think I would prefer this one without the sashing, but … Continue reading

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Beaded Fans 11

Love it … and love that I used just one fabric to get the scrappy look. You can see a little bit more of it in the final border. I must do some maths to see how much of one … Continue reading

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Beaded Fans 10

Love the effect of scrappy fabrics … achieved by using just one multi coloured fabric. Love seeing a complex design using just one shape too.

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Beaded Fans 9

This project file was started when I was using Electric Quilt 5. In the near future I will be working on these project files in EQ8. I have learned a lot about design, and a lot about using the Electric … Continue reading

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Beaded Fans 8

Colours are a bit faded … like a real quilt that has been used and washed for years. Sometimes I feel a bit sad when my real quilts look as though they are getting old, but it is great to … Continue reading

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Beaded Fans 7

Interesting.

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Beaded Fans 6

  Back to some beading of the fabric sort. When I first saw a String of Beads design in a magazine I started drawing lines of beads, then quickly started drawing lines and imagining the beads. At the time I … Continue reading

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