• Nashville Recap & the Elizabeth Suzann Studio

    A few weeks back I was in Nashville to teach a one day Stowe Bag class at Craft South with Karen from Fringe Supply Co. Our friends Jaime & Kate decided to take the weekend off and come visit as well…such a fun 4 days! After class we had a little sewing party at Craft South […]

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  • New Studio Workspace Tour

    If you’re following along on Instagram (@grainlinestudio) you may be aware that on May 1st Grainline Studio moved from our third floor workspace to on the first floor of our building. I never ended up posting a studio tour of the original space on the third floor despite the fact that I kept planning to, but […]

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  • New Happenings & The Modern Sewciety Podcast

    I’m sure you guys have noticed there’s a lot of stuff going on over here, especially if you follow me on Instagram, but if not I thought I’d fill you in! I’m so excited that I’ve finally moved my work space out of my apartment living room and into a dedicated studio! I’ve been dreaming […]

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  • step by step : tiny pocket tank

    As promised, here is my photographic step by step.  Aren't you glad you're not wasting all this printer ink? I apologize that one or two of the photos are a bit blurry, trying to take macro photos while posing fabric in low light is definitely not the easiest thing to do. Print out instructions + [...] Continue Reading
  • in progress : pdf pocket tank pattern

    As I mentioned in an earlier post, I’m working on creating a downloadable pdf pattern and I’ve decided to test this out with the pocket tank I made this summer.  I’ve graded the pattern up [shown above], written and illustrated all of the instructions and now just need to scan this pattern, digitize it up […]

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  • thursday thursday

    Today I buckled down and cleaned up my studio, and that place sure was a mess. Between more hours at work and this strange stomach virus that keeps holding on, things had gotten a little out of hand. My paper sorter inbox thing was starting to eject papers in protest. This is maybe my favorite […]

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