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Aiming for Accuracy II - Quilt-Along

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Welcome to the Quilting Gallery. I'm Michele Foster a quilt designer, author and teacher from Ottawa, Canada. You can find my quilting patterns, Learn to Quilt Booklets and free tutorials on my Mishka's Playground web site.

Come join my Aiming for Accuracy II Quilt-Along, it's never too late to get started.

On this site you can meet thousands of quilters from around the world in the quilting bloggers directory.

Don't miss the quilter's fun section for our latest swaps, quilt-alongs and other fun quilting events. You'll also find hundreds of free quilting projects here too.

Enjoy your visit,
Michele (aka Mishka)

Latest Blog Posts

Quilt-Along Blocks Received


Earlier this month, I asked my Aiming for Accuracy II quilt-along participants if they would send me a 5″ finished block to use in the backing of my quilt. See the gorgeous blocks I’ve received so far.


Let’s Kick-Off the Official Start to Summer with a Craftsy Sale


It’s Friday and this weekend brings us the Summer Solstice (in the Northern hemisphere). Sunday will be our longest day of the year. To kick-off the official start to Summer, our friends at Craftsy are having a fabulous Summer Steals event. You can get up to 70% off physical products!


10 FREE Scrap-Busting Quilt Block Tutorials


With my recent return to blogging, one of my TOP priorities for the blog, is to share with you all, FREE quilt blocks and tutorials that I think you will LOVE. With that in mind, today, I’m excited to share with you 10 FREE Scrap-Busting Quilt Block.


Churn Dash Love – Farm Girl Vintage


Have you ever made a Churn Dash quilt block? Perhaps in a sampler quilt? It’s an unassuming block that, as a quilting teacher, has great potential as a learning opportunity for quilters of all experience levels.


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.

Free Quilt Block Tutorials

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

Learn to Quilt with Craftsy Classes

Learning has never been so EASY. At Craftsy, you can take classes from well-known, experienced teachers in the comfort of your own home.

Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops