Inktense pencils

Old 04-02-2021, 04:56 AM
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FYI- Helen Godden is starting a series on how to use the INKtense pencils on YouTube. Just search Helen Godden Quilting on YouTube.
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Old 04-02-2021, 05:09 AM
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Thanks for this! This has been on my bucket list!
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Old 04-02-2021, 09:24 AM
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Thank you very much, this looks interesting!

I bought Irena Bluhm's books years ago, along with Prismacolor pencils and fabric medium, (and I never did a single thing with them, of course! ) but this certainly looks easier and just as effective!

Plus, I could use my own carved stamps or my favorite commercial stamps for making quilt blocks - how fun that would be!!!
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Thank you for the heads-up. I have worked with Intense pencils and then forgotten them. Hope she inspires me again, thanks to you.
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Can someone suggest which muslin fabric to use that will bead up water as she explains. I am nowhere near a store to check this out. I know she said a natural unbleached muslin, but not sure if the all will bead up water.
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Old 04-07-2021, 09:49 AM
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A long time ago, one of the board members posted about those pencils with lots of helpful advice:

https://www.quiltingboard.com/tutori...l-t140660.html

She created a tutorial that you can download with lots of examples of her work. It's gorgeous and inspiring!
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Old 04-12-2021, 11:21 AM
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any muslin that is PERMA press will have that finish on it. However once washed it might also remove the pencil.
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