Summer Season is Busy in the Studio!

I wanted to give a little beginning of summer season update.  My studio has been extremely busy, I started selling items at Spice Harbor in Harbor Springs, Michigan and have been trying to keep up with items geared towards summer folks and balance commissions as well as adding some updates to my etsy shop.

Below are some photographs of my recent finished products.  All of the below items are currently for sale.  If  you see something you are interested in please contact me at Kathrynmariedesignco@gmail.com.  I can also custom make State wallhangings for whatever state you live in or love!

Enjoy the photos!

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Michigan Quilted Wallhanging made with my Anchors and Waves print on a linen cotton blend, my Trowel Mirror print on kona cotton and Shibori dyed kona cotton, finished with  rust colored hand quilting.  The two fabrics used in Michigan are for sale on in my Spoonflower shop.

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 Evolution of Strawberry quilt, tea dyed kona cotton and hand applique strawberries with sketchy quilting and hand beading. This quilt is on display currently at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilt & Fiber Arts for their Strawberry Competition show.


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Natural Elements King size quilt, hand dyed shibori indigo kona cotton, black tea dyed kona cotton and black walnut husk dyed kona cotton.  Finished with machine quilting and hand quilting in a contrasting rust thread.  The back is shibori indigo dyed.  This quilt is currently available on my etsy shop.

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Americana Table or Bed Runner, designed by me using kona cotton solids.  This runner is for sale, currently at Spice Harbor in Harbor Springs, MI.

This is just a sneak peak into my studio for the past couple weeks, I have sewn quite a bit more than I am showing, but I don’t want to overload my readers with photos.  More to come soon!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Spring Updates!

Spring has finally sprung in Northern Michigan, the woods are coming alive with trillium, ferns, mushrooms and all sorts of new growth, plus my studio is booming with natural light.  With spring always comes changes and new growth in humans as well.  My new “growth” is that I will have my products available for sale starting in June at Spice Harbor in Harbor Springs, MI !  I am so excited about this new endeavor and couldn’t be more happy to share it with you.

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 For those friends and customers who don’t get a chance to come visit our little paradise on Lake Michigan, don’t worry, you can still place custom commission orders with me year round and you will be able to purchase a select few items listed on my etsy site.

My goal going forward is to focus more on commission work, gallery work and work to be sold at Spice Harbor.  I really appreciate everyone’s support, without you, Kathryn Marie designs wouldn’t exist!

If you happen to be in Northern Michigan in June, the quilt pictured below will be on display and for sale at Three Pines Studio in Cross Village for their Still Life exhibit, May 28-June 15.

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Thanks for visiting, don’t forget to follow me on Instagram @kathrynmariedesignco for everyday updates! Please contact me if you have any commission requests at kathrynmariedesignco@gmail.com.

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