Kate Colleran
Craftsy Instructor

Centennial, CO

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Kate Colleran has been making quilts since 1978, and in 2003, she launched Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs with Elizabeth Balderrama. Together, they design quilt and tote bag patterns — a great way to put all of those fabric purchases to work! Their designs have been featured in McCall's Quilting and Quick Quilts, and in Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks. Kate's love of quilting and fondness for fabric shine through her lessons, and she looks forward to ... Read Full Bio »

Kate's Craftsy Classes

3 Blocks 30 Quilts

Unlock the creative power of three approachable blocks to create remarkable projects with quilt designer Kate Colleran. Get tips for choosing fabrics, strip piecing, pressing and more. Then showcase favorite fabrics in a modified log cabin block made with strips of all different sizes. Sew a second block featuring a four-patch that creates settings with vibrant interplay between blocks. For the most dramatic block yet, combine half- and quarter-square triangles, trapezoids and star points. Discover 10 unique settings for each of these blocks — and make them your own! Blend beautiful colors with hand-picked patterns for one-block quilts with all the visual interest and movement you strive for.

$19.99 $39.99

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Kate's Patterns

Tulip Trio

$9.00

Simply Santa

$6.00

Row House

$9.00
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Kate's Projects

Design Variation #1
Design Variation #2
Sasha Blocks
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