On The Bias

On The Bias

www.onthebias.xyz
A crafting show by Michaela Harkins and Corey Forbus


14: Some Other Flavor of Damaged
Aug 13, 2018 • 55 min
Corey and Michaela discuss whether or not making is inherently a creative act. "Making is not Inherently Creative" via thecraftsessions.com
13: All These Bones
Jul 30, 2018 • 51 min
This week Michaela and Corey discuss their time on /r/quilting. Michaela schools Corey on what to feed your indigo vat pet. Also bones. /r/quilting Ravelry Bat phone Shibori quilt by /u/maxxx_nazty Strip quilt by /u/KankerBlossom Anachronist Craftpod
12: Knitting at the Speed of Dial-up
Jul 16, 2018 • 46 min
Michaela and Corey discuss traveling with projects, fjords, and project updates. SPOILER: Corey self-drafted a shorts pattern. Did it explode? Fjord - "…a long, narrow inlet with steep sides or cliffs, created by a glacier." Carbeth Cardigan by Kate…
11: Funny Points
Jun 25, 2018 • 53 min
Michaela and Corey talk about QuiltCon 2019! QuiltCon 2019 from Feb 21 to Feb 24 in Nashville, TN Download the QuiltCon 2019 Catalog Quilt Basting Basics Made Easy! by Rob Appell on YouTube Spring Clamps for Basting Curved Basting Pins Warm & Natural…
10: Emotional Homework
Jun 11, 2018 • 58 min
Michaela and Corey discuss their experiences using PatternJam and quilt "prototyping". PatternJam Corey's Designs: "Neopolitan" "Pegs" Michaela's Designs: "Bold Geese" "Random Semi-Circles" Textillia 80's Breyers commercial featuring a carton! Neapolitan…
9: A Little More Gravitas
May 28, 2018 • 53 min
Michaela shares tales of her travels to yarn-vana and Corey throws shade at Pinterest. Churchmouse Yarns & Teas on Bainbridge Island A Hap for Harriet by Kate Davies Here & There by Denyse Schmidt PatternJam
8: No Pokey Pokey
May 14, 2018 • 46 min
Corey shares his journey into knitting so far which ~SPOILER~ is going poorly. Michaela gets Corey back on the knitting path. They also discuss the utility of crafts, self-care crafting, and Michaela's experience with sending her quilt out for quilting.…
7: A Whole Aisle of Tulle
Apr 30, 2018 • 53 min
Michaela and Corey discuss work in progress, work/life balance, and the curious amount of tulle at the craft store.
6: If a Marigold Got Stale
Apr 16, 2018 • 50 min
Michaela and Corey share what they've been working on, discuss Michaela's favorite colors, and crack into a casual conversation about modern quilting vs. traditional quilting.
5: Fake It Until You Make It
Apr 2, 2018 • 48 min
4: Did the Jetsons Have Knitwear?
Mar 19, 2018 • 43 min
Corey and Michaela talk about Michaela’s foray into the world of English Paper Piecing, Corey’s exploration of fabric shops in Seattle, setting responsible project goals, and the question of why we don’t all have jet packs. Links mentioned in this…
3: Zen and the Art of Learning to Un-Knit
Mar 5, 2018 • 54 min
Corey and Michaela talk about teaching knitting (hat, not scarf!), battling perfectionism, and using cereal bags to make crinkly baby toys. Links mentioned in this episode: Purl Soho Classic Cuffed Hat pattern (free) Michaela’s favorite basic shawl…
2: No World Without Chocolate
Feb 19, 2018 • 59 min
Michaela and Corey discuss conscious consumption, firm opposition to diets of any kind, and stash purging.
1: Slow Fashion Triangles
Feb 5, 2018 • 34 min
Corey and Michaela talk about slow fashion, Michaela’s glee about finishing a skirt and wearing it, too, and Corey’s foray into the world of the half-square triangle. Links mentioned in this episode: 100 Acts of Sewing (and Skirt No. 1) Mindful mending…