This is Linda Franz's site for Inklingo—downloadable shapes to print on fabric (or for paper pieces)—Lucy Boston, Quilted Diamonds & Jane Austen.
There are quilt patterns and quilting videos for appliqué, hand piecing, and machine piecing.
Introduction to Inklingo
This short video explains how Inklingo works.
First Visit? Main Beginner's Page Print on fabric now!
"Just a quick email to say what an amazing product inklingo is. I don't want to do anything else at the moment but print out fabric!" - Anne in Australia
"I LOVE the precision of Inklingo! While my words may seem obvious to many, for me, the excitement behind them is epic." - Sue in Wisconsin
There is also a web version of my Welcome Email to help you get started.
Mainly interested in hexagons? Main Hexagon Page
Quilted Diamonds 2 is back!
Hand Piecing Lesson on DVD included!
Learn how to hand piece with a running stitch instead of EPP.
MAIN CLAMSHELL PAGE
NEW CLEOPATRA'S FAN
Main Cleopatra's Fan Quilt Page
NEW KEY WEST BEAUTY
Main Millefiori Page Both books in stock! Shipping now.
NEW Passacaglia (2 sizes), Ballet (2 sizes) and Midnight Fireworks are inklingo-able now too!
to all quilters, especially to viewers of QNN TV and those who discovered Inklingo through my blog or QuiltingHub or Canadian Quilt Talk or Pat Sloan's Creative Talk Radio, or Bonnie Hunter's Quiltville.
COMPLETE LIST OF INKLINGO SHAPE COLLECTIONS
SHOP & Freebies
JUST THE SPECIALS
JUST THE NEWEST
10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
Buy The Inklingo Handbook and get $10 off your next order!
MAY 2015 UPDATED INFO FOR EU QUILTERS
List of Articles on QuiltingHub
SHOP OWNERS & DESIGNERS!
You can sell Inklingo downloads and books! Inklingo Affiliate Program.
Smart Shopper's Idea Book FREE
Print on fabric with your ordinary inkjet.
Everything I see and do seems to have something to do with quilting.
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We love your feedback about printing shapes on fabric!
There are 5 STAR REVIEWS for each item in the Shop.
See examples for the free shape collection.
"We agreed that we would never have become the quilters that we are today if we had not found Inklingo." - Carol and Beate in Panama
I started using Inklingo in 2008. You changed my quilting forever. I've made quilts with shapes I never would have used without it. Congratulations on your 10th anniversary and thankyou. Inklingo is my best quilting friend. lol. - Jeannette in Australia
'inklingo = serious fun!" - Gae in Australia
"Since I took that leap, I have been printing almost daily. I am almost done with my first Passacaglia rosette and am taking about 4 more with me on vacation. I LOVE Inklingo." - Arlene in NY
"I just downloaded my first hexagons. Just ran my fabric through the printer...and WOW. This is amazing! I've got two batches of different colored hexagons. This is better than sliced bread!" - Ellen in Texas
"Just downloaded another pattern and just love the accuracy that inklingo provides with the seams." - Janice in Ontario
"I am so excited that I discovered Inklingo. I was rubber stamping and this is so much easier." - Donna in South Carolina
"I am loving my new Inklingo life. Retirement and Inklingo....priceless." - Heidi in California
"The more I work with Inklingo, the more I appreciate the product and you for all the effort behind the designs as well as the support. What a brilliant, fun, accurate process. Am looking forward to learning and experiencing more. And I love introducing others to Inklingo! – Vicki in BC, Canada
"I just received my book and could not wait to try out printing. It was sew easy peasy. Omg I just love it, thank you for making quilting sew much fun." – Anna in New Mexico
"I have made some wonderful Inklingo quilts that I might otherwise not have made without the fantastic Inklingo computer printed shapes on fabric and I want to take this moment to thank you ever so much for all you do with these patterns and projects." - Sandra in Oregon
"Inklingo is amazing and I am a real fan. Thanks for an absolutely wonderful product." – Fern in Singapore, 26 Feb 2013
"I just discovered Inklingo and I'm just thrilled to print my first templates. It was so easy. Thank you!" – Pearl in MA, 6 Feb 2013
"The more I use Inklingo, the more I'm enjoying it! It's funny how I now look through quilt magazines, basing my interest in a project on whether or not it's Inklingoable!" – Emily of The Caffeinated Quilter, 12 Aug 2012
While Monkey is a "hand piecing snob," I have decided I am an "Inklingo Snob." After Inklingo, it is hard to go back to my old methods. This Snob will only print, cut, and stitch from here forward. — Mary in Wisconsin, 15 Aug 2012
Thank you for sharing your wonderful accurate and time saving discovery. Quilt making will never be the same! — Julia in Roseburg Oregon, 30 Aug 2012
Inklingo really made me fall more in love with quilting. — Nancy in Indiana, November 2012
Thanks so much for making my quilting life easier. — Terri in Lenoir City TN, November 2012
Inklingo really has changed my quilting life. I attempt designs that I never would have tried before. There is not a design too difficult if you use Inklingo. — Charlsey in Texas, November 2012
One quilter's review gives negative two stars, not five stars.
Read the whole review on the blog. (It's fun!)
"Seeing Inklingo reminds me of the first time I saw a rotary cutter!"
"Inklingo is the quilting tool we've always wanted."
To request new shapes or a new collection, please e-mail me!
19 October 2010 Press Release Patent Issued