Episode 133: Modern Quilting With Corrinna Griffis

The Gals are thrilled they finally got to have friend of the show, Corrinna Griffis in the studio for a talk about Modern Quilting. You are all in for a treat because Corrinna blew us away with and excellent, fun, and informative interview. Learn what Modern Quilting is, creative guilds like The Modern Quilt Guild, and get pointers on how to face your biggest challenges and fears when learning news skills like quilting.

Listen to this episode here.

Check out the super pretty Pintrest board we put together for this episode here.

Corrinna told us about The Modern Quilt Guild and explained how it exists nationally and that there are local chapters under that umbrella. If you are interested in learning more you can check out the national website here and you can visit the Portland site here.

As promised, here are pictures of Corrinna’s beautiful quilts!

This is the baby quilt Corrinna talked about being the favorite quilt she has ever made.

This is the baby quilt Corrinna talked about being the favorite quilt she has ever made.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is the first quilt she ever finished. She made it for her sweet dog, Britta.

This is the first quilt she ever finished. She made it for her sweet dog, Britta.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a finished quilt top she needs to bind (one of her UFOs).

This is a finished quilt top she needs to bind (one of her UFOs).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

She made a fun boxed wine cozy for a Sewtopia challenge.

She made a fun boxed wine cozy for a Sewtopia challenge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And this is her spectacular Prince tribute mini quilt.

And this is her spectacular Prince tribute mini quilt.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Huge thanks to Corrinna for coming to hang out and talk with us in the studio (and for going to dinner and drinks with us after). It was a fun and inspiring interview!

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Next week The Gals will be back to talk about feathers and how we can incorporate them into our work or allow the ideas they give us inspire our work, so until then… make some cool shit, yo!

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