Category Archives: Design Challenge Three – 2012

Design Challenge Four

Designers… Thanks for all your hard work so far for REPEAT!  At Market the last few days, we have seen how hard work pays off for your fellow designers like Melody Miller, Marcia Derse, and Monaluna.  Keep it up and … Continue reading

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Judge Remarks: Madeleine Roberg

  Congratulations Krishna on winning the Map the Geography of your Life challenge, we hope that one day a crowd of fabric loving women will be storming the escalator eager to get their hands on Krishna Chavda’s  latest collection. My … Continue reading

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And the Winner of the Map the Geography of Your Life Challenge is…

Krishna Chavda! The judges loved the subtle integration of the actual street maps that define your life! And those colors! Talk about bright, cheerful, inviting…they were a hit! We can imagine both your prints in endless colorways, capturing the interest … Continue reading

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Whose JOURNEY is going to be in your next quilt?

Which fabric inspired you? Vote below to help determine the Reader’s Choice Award. The vote closes on Sunday, May 13th at midnight. You only get one vote so choose your JOURNEY wisely.

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Design Challenge Three: Tammie Bennett

    this challenge was at once exciting and terrifying.  the moment i read the details of the challenge, i had a few images come to mind.  then as the days went by, i faced a little resistance and a … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Three: Michele Rosenboom

There are so many stories that I could have told for this challenge, but all of them build upon the story of my roots.  My Iowan roots.  And the roots that I’ve very consciously chosen to put down in Iowa, … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Three: Krishna Chavda

    This post is a little long, but for good reason! I have lived all over the place, but only a few of them I can call home.  My primary pattern depicts four maps of the neighborhoods I have … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Three: Jessica Pollak

My birthday is in April, and so spring is when I tend to reflect on where I’ve been and my goals for the future. Spring flowers make me think of my childhood in Washington DC, where cherry blossom trees lined … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Three: Krissy Callahan

“Map the geography of your life….” The ideas came rushing in. So many memories: Tommy breaks my knee in Sicily, forgetting lines during The Glass Menagerie, my grandfather’s brand of beer and my outfit the first day of freshman year … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Three: Emelia Haglund

What a daunting task to try and contain the geography of my life within a print. I wanted to keep things simple and open, in part because that is how I aim to live my life. The word geography immediately … Continue reading

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Mapping the Geography of a Creative Life

Here at TPB we have been thinking about the challenge we have presented our designers with, and we decided to map the crafty geography of our own lives. There were a thousand avenues we could have explored but we stayed … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Three

Designers, The competition is heating up…the last round of judging was very difficult. Your third design challenge is to map the geography of your life.  Where have you been? Where are you now? Where are you going?  Take us on … Continue reading

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