Thursday, August 3, 2017

The Canadian Sampler - Meet the Designers - Michele Foster

We are on month 8 of The Canadian Sampler!
Keep sharing your blocks on facebook and instagram with #thecanadiansampler and remember to tag us!

The blocks for August are by Michele Foster from Aiming for Accuracy Pattern Co. and Mary Elizabeth Kinch.

by Michele Foster

Love, Canada!

Michele Foster is a quilt designer, author and teacher living in Ottawa, Canada. She specializes in designing and creating easy-to-understand patterns for both novice and experienced quilters. Her patterns include step-by-step instructions and full-colour diagrams ensuring your success. With her Skill Building Booklets, she has taught thousands of quilters around the world how to improve their quilting accuracy. 

In 2016, Michele started producing her patterns in paper format, for resale by independent quilt shops. Michele also founded the Quilting Gallery, a community-focused web site for quilters around the world. She hosts fun events such as quilt-alongs, blog hops, give-aways and more.

Inspiration for Love, Canada!

The inspiration for my Love Canada block, is really simple, it's just that I do Love Canada. We have so much to love, about this wonderful country of ours. We have beautiful cities, rural areas, mountains and so much water. Canada has four wonderful seasons to enjoy. Every year, winter ends and spring brings to us a re-birth which is a true blessing that I love!

Sign up for The Canadian Sampler and make this gorgeous quilt to Celebrate Canada's 150th Anniversary! Registrations for the second round are closing in September! 

Love, Canada! in The Canadian Sampler

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