Katja Marek of Kamloops, British Columbia, is the owner of Katja's Quilt Shoppe and the creator of the popular The New Hexagon Millefiore Quilt-Along. Her mother was a tailor by trade and took in alterations as a way to stay home with her children. Katja grew up under her mother's sewing machine and spent many childhood hours crafting, sewing, crocheting, and cross-stitching. Unlike most teenage girls, Katja spent her money not on makeup and music but on fabric. When she was 14, Katja fell in love with an old version of a Grandmother's Fan design. Without any knowledge of quilting, but with a vast knowledge of sewing, she proceeded to make templates and cut pieces from old clothing--and thus her quilting journey began. She is the designer of several highly successful online quilt-alongs with Paper Pieces®!
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The New Hexagon Projects
The New Hexagon by Katja Marek (Digital Download)Regular price $7.59 USDRegular priceUnit price per
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The New Hexagon Paper Pieces + TemplatesRegular price From $19.00 USDRegular priceUnit price per
The New Hexagon Millefiori Complete Piece Pack by Katja MarekRegular price $182.50 USDRegular priceUnit price per
New Hexagon Millefiori by Katja MarekRegular price From $8.00 USDRegular priceUnit price per