Drift by Angela Walters
Drift to a tropical island paradise, where the colors of the ocean intertwine with the textures of the villas, creating a soothing atmospehere that invites you to leave your worries behind.
“Quilting is the funnest part! My biggest goal is to encourage quilters to get over the fear and jump into free-motion quilting!” For as long as I remember, I have always loved to draw. Nothing is more exciting than the unlimited possibilities of an empty notepad and a brand new pencil. I never took formal art lessons, I mostly just sketched things that I saw and “doodled” obsessively. But I put aside the pencils and paper when I became addicted to machine quilting. My husband’s grandfather taught me how to quilt when I was 21, and he is the person that encouraged me to buy a quilting machine. Soon I was “drawing” with thread instead of pencils, and using my quilting to add a layer of art to a different kind of canvas, a quilt. I have been machine quilting ever since, honing my skills and reveling in the quilts that I am so fortunate to work on. But my pencils were never too far away. In order to practice new quilting designs, I would draw them over and over again, filling sketch book after sketch book with different designs. Soon, it was less about practicing and more about creating new and different quilting designs. As that evolved, so did the little whisper in the back of my mind, “could these be fabric designs?” That little whisper became louder and louder until I finally used my quilting inspiration to create works of art that were able to stand on their own. I so completely fulfilled, being able to express myself creatively through my quilting and through surface design. When I am not working away in my quilting room, I can be found with my husband and three kids. They keep me busy and laughing...sometimes at the same time. I am excited to travel down this next step of my creative journey with them. My life motto.....”The best is yet to come!” Island Leis Quilt by Angela Walters FREE PATTERN! Casual Dress by Burda Style g Dress featurin ework DFT-6304 Lattic Turquoise Appliquéd Towel by AGF FREE TUTORIAL! Featuring DFT-5308 Way to Zen Teal, DFT-6300 Aquatic Lace Bronze and DFT-5306 Blooming Algae Emerald Pleated V Neck Dress by Burda Style Dress featuring DFT-5302 Feathered Coral Night Island Le Twisted Maxi-Dress is Quilt by Burda Angela by Style Walters FREE PA TTERN! Dress featuring DFT-5307 Gemmed Pathways Sea The Getaway Pillow FREE PATTERN by AGF Pillow featuring DFT-6307 Gemmed Pathways Terra and DFT-5309 Sea Foam Green D F T53 9 D FT-5 ce d P a t h w ay s S wo rk A zu re 30 e 0 A quatic Lac S p ap ire h an dD ro p l e t s S k y 0 1 Islan d le D ro p Ce ts le s g A l ga e E m e al Bl te oo m in d r in e dM i st 53 0 3 S e nity E er Way t o Z e n T ea nt 53 w 08 l al 2 Fe at h e re d C o r N ig ht a DFT-5 304 Se e 0 30 a Fo am Bl u 7G em me e La tti D F T-5 3 -5 DFT 05 I sl -53 DFT 06 D F T- 5 3 -53 DFT 0 DFT DF T- e re d 03 w S e re n i t y E nt ne ea dP ear t tti cew o r k Tu rq nd d D ro ra plets an S r w ays T e Isl and D ro p l e t s P e a ch m DFT-630 e 7G om i n g A lg ae ro n z e eB DFT -6 300 Aq u a ti cL 08 W a y to Z e n an ac 09 S e a Fo a m G r e e DF n T-6 3 T Go m ed Pat h ise D F T-6 3 02 l D F T- 6 3 DFT- F th ig h L l a C or i 630 4L uo ld DFT-630 5 Is a D F T- 6 la 30 1 DFT-630 6 B l o -63 DFT Looking for a place to purchase your favorite Art Gallery products? Select your country from the map for a list of online stores in your area. In 2004, our desire to bring a chic and modern perspective to the quilting idustry is what inspired us to start Art Gallery Fabrics. Since then creativity, beauty, and design have been our passions. And to this day, they have not changed. When it comes to designing a collection we always keep originality and uniqueness on the top of our list. We have the pleasure of working with a talented design team who creates enticing color palettes and artful, intricate prints that make our collections one of a kind. Art Gallery designs fabrics that keep up with ongoing trends and at the same time it encourages our customers to use new colors and patterns so they venture out of their usual comfort zone. Designs that evoke style with a statement of color. A quality that sets us apart. Art Gallery Fabrics! 100% PREMIUM COTTON 44-45" WIDE (114 cm) 15 YD BOLTS artgalleryfabrics.com For a sales rep in your area or a list of international distributors visit our website .com