Do you have ideas for quilts featuring a bunch of negative space, but aren’t sure how to actually go about constructing your idea? We’ll discuss options for assembling quilts with a lot of negative space and go over the math you’ll need to calculate your cut piece sizes and yardage so you’ll feel ready to tackle turning your idea into a finished quilt.
Assembling Quilts with Negative Space
by Sylvia Schaefer
- By: Sylvia Schaefer
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About the Designer
She holds a Ph.D. in Marine Science, and her background in science often inspires her quilt designs, both directly and indirectly. Her quilts and patterns have been published in magazines both online and in print, and her work has been exhibited and won awards regionally and nationally, including ribbons at Pacific International Quilt Festival, American Quilter’s Society show in Paducah, and MQX, among others.