Welcome to the Quilting Gallery

The place for quilters to have FUN!

Mini Quilt Club

Welcome to the Quilting Gallery. I'm Michele Foster a quilt designer, author and teacher from Ottawa, Canada. You can find my quilting patterns, Skill Building Booklets and free tutorials on my Aiming for Accuracy web site.

Come join my latest Mini Quilt Club and be inspired.

Enjoy your visit,
Michele (aka Mishka)

Latest Blog Posts

My Splendid Sampler Block: Inspector Sidekick


Today’s the DAY… it’s my turn as designer for The Splendid Samplerâ„¢. Welcome to all of the participants. I’m thrilled to be included in this epic sampler journey we are all creating.


20 Adorably FREE Easter Sewing Projects


March brings us many things including Easter, this year. Here are 20 absolutely free sewing/quilting tutorials for you to enjoy and make this month.


Beginner-Friendly Quilting Pattern: Cobblestone Mats


Earlier this month, my swap participants kept the mail carriers around the world busy delivering their Cobblestone Mat table runners.


Celebrating Our Fifth Year Together


For those of you long-time blog readers, you might remember when I first brought Milo home, back in 2011, Milo came to live with me. He was just 10 weeks old. While Canada celebrates Remembrance Day and our American friends celebrate Veterans’ Day, I also remember the day I picked up sweet Milo. He has changed my life in so many ways!


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Learn to Quilt Booklets

Since 2012, I have been teaching quilt making online with detailed photo tutorials that are available as PDF files. With my Learn to Quilt Booklets, I have taught hundreds of quilters from around the world. I have also designed and published my own quilting patterns that are available in PDF format for instant download.


Quilting Booklets and Patterns

Free Quilt Block Tutorials

Below are a few of my free quilt block tutorials. You can find more on my Mishka's Playground site.

Free Quilt Block Tutorials

Learn to Quilt with Craftsy Classes

Learning has never been so EASY. At Craftsy, you can take video classes from well-known, experienced teachers in the comfort of your own home. Below are two of my favourite classes:

Big Techniques Small Scraps Next Steps with your Walking Foot

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