In June, Barbara Brackman had photos of a fascinating Clamshell variation on her blog, which she called “Unknown Pattern.” Some quilt blocks have several names. This one is so rare that no names have been documented. Before Inklingo, it was a challenging design to cut and sew.
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Clamshells are HOT! Monkey and I couldn’t resist preparing a shape collection for sashing. If you like Clamshells, you will love this.
The new Inklingo Clamshell Edges shape collection announced yesterday has inspired Cathi in Toronto! She has already started a new quilt, and she is calling it Clams on the Half Shell.
Monkey and I have a few ideas for you too.
She sews clamshells
by the seashore.
The shells she sews
are surely clamshells.
So if she sews shells,
on the seashore,
I’m sure she sews
I have never heard Monkey say that. There’s a story here.
Bonnie McCaffery of Dream Mountain Studios videotaped some footage for Inklingo this week. Notice the little pile of props and samples. We had a mountain of them. The 30 second clip is just a taste of coming attractions, so I hope you will stay tuned!