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REPEAT Experience: Michele Rosenboom

Today, I’m writing about my experience as a designer participating in the REPEAT competition.  There were so many things about it that I enjoyed!  I’ll do my best to keep it short and sweet….Here are my top 5. 1.  PRACTICE … Continue reading

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REPEAT(ed) Judge: Michele Rosenboom

That’s right!  Michele is the consistent judge for REPEAT(ed)!!!  Michele will provide competitors feedback for each monthly challenge from March to July. She’ll be joined by two guest judges each month. As though she needs any introduction at all, here’s … Continue reading

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What’s New With Michele Rosenboom…

Hi everyone! Happy Friday! It’s so good to talk to you again! A lot has happened in the last month since I won the REPEAT competition. But before I go into that, I have to know…was it killing you, like … Continue reading

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Final Design Challenge: Michele Rosenboom

Colorway One Colorway Two Colorway Three I’m beyond thrilled to be able to share with you my newest collection:  Bella Roma.  The inspiration for this collection comes from my love for a city that began during a study-abroad semester.  The … Continue reading

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Quilting With Michele’s Fabic

It is amazing how much fabric choice changes a quilt. Check out how Michele Rosenboom’s fabric designs look in the same quilt formats we featured Krissy’s fabric in yesterday. Michele’s fabric is available over in our shop for a limited … Continue reading

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Reflections with Michele Rosenboom

TPB’s REPEAT competition has been such a fun experience!  I’ve loved producing the work and I’ve enjoyed seeing how others have responded to the challenges, too.  Ellen and Madeline have done an excellent job of setting the design bar high … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Five: Michele Rosenboom

Flea Market Finds.  What a great theme for this challenge!  Over past year or so, shopping flea markets has become one of my favorite things to do with my friends. As I was compiling some of my recent flea market … Continue reading

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And the Winner of the Up in the Air Challenge is…

Michele Rosenboom!  All the judges agreed that Michele’s designs were lovely and the dream catcher motif was a great interpretation of the design challenge.  The readers were in agreement since Michele also won the Reader’s Choice Award. Judge Remarks: Dramatic … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Four: Michele Rosenboom

Designers are notorious for having their “head in the clouds”.  It’s inherent to who we are to believe that the impossible is possible, and to look for solutions that aren’t immediate or obvious.  Simply put…we’re dreamers.  For this challenge, we … Continue reading

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Check Out Michele’s REPEAT Portfolio

Michele has made it to the top five!  Michele’s designs are eye catching and fun.  Her aesthetic shines through in each of her designs so far, we can’t wait to see what’s next both in REPEAT and beyond!

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Checking out the Quilting Scene with Michele Rosenboom

So, for this month, we get to do a little research about the quilting world.  I spent a lot of time online, getting myself lost in a pinterest labyrinth and opening far too many tabs in my browser to be … 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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Thoughts on Color from Michele Rosenboom

First of all, congratulations to Emelia on her win for the last challenge.  I hope you did a little victory dance and made time to do something fun to celebrate!  Also, I want to give a quick shout out to … Continue reading

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And the Winner of the Industrial Revolution Design Challenge is….

The winner of the Industrial Revolution challenge is Emelia Haglund!  Emelia’s design, inspired by changes in weaving during the Industrial Revolution and the Jacquard loom, was awesome from afar and up close.  Emelia’s use of color was appealing and unique … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Two: Michele Rosenboom

    It was so fun to see everyone’s workspaces. (Thanks, ladies!) I am so excited to see what everyone has come up with for this challenge. It’s always fascinating to see how others interpret the same topic. For me, … Continue reading

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In the Studio with Michele Rosenboom

Workspace tour.  I love looking at other people’s workspaces.  Mine is a definitely a work in progress, but this is where the magic happens these days.  I found a quick-and-dirty sketch I did a long time ago that gives you … Continue reading

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And the Tiny Dwellings Design Challenge Winner is…

The winner of Design Challenge One is Michele Rosenboom! Michele’s tiny dwellings wowed the judges. Her use of color, scale and inspiration were exceptional.  Michele’s fabric will be used in a French Braid Quilt that will be displayed in TQM … Continue reading

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