Pat Yamin, Comequiltwithme.com Brooklyn, NY
Innovative quilt artist Pat Yamin, president and founder of Come Quilt with Me, is well-known in the quilting industry. For more than 40 years, Pat has been designing quilt patterns and templates, making quilts, judging, leading seminars, writing quilt books, and teaching. Pat’s love for old textiles and traditional patterns is a driving force behind her creativity. Her company manufactures templates and other tools that ensure accuracy and shorten the time necessary to make a quilt. Her books include Simple Super One-Patch Quilts, Two-Patch Scrap Quilts, One-Patch Scrap Quilts, Back to Basics: Quilt Templates and Patterns Explained, and Look What I See Quilts. In addition to designing, teaching, traveling, and vending at quilt shows, Pat also organizes and runs quilting retreats throughout the United States. If you are interested in learning more about Pat Yamin, visit her website at comequiltwithme.com.
This year CQWM celebrates 35 years of manufacturing templates and in honor of the occasion, we dug back into our archives for your favorite templates. The first one to be re-introduced is the 6-piece Miniature with a 45-degree diamond as an added bonus along with a 16-page instruction book complete with 36 patterns. The book has black and white illustrations. Pat Yamin has already done the math for these 4″ completed blocks (each piece is 1″) which are sure to be a favorite with miniature lovers. Each set come with templates for a half square, square, quarter square, 60-degree diamond, hexagon, a 45-degree diamond for you star fans, a mini suction cup, and sandpaper dots for template undersides.
Youtube this shows her templates
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