Samarra Khaja on the Crafty Planner Podcast

Podcast Episode #21: Samarra Khaja

Samarra Khaja on the Crafty Planner Podcast

Imagine you are attending Quilt Con and you find an artist has photoshopped herself into several pictures from the event. They are hilarious and a lot of people are talking about this #quiltconartist. If you are like me, you start to stalk look for her pictures. It’s all fun and games until this happens:

Me on a sewing machine

Yep, that’s me on a sewing machine. And the #quiltconartist has photoshopped her way into the picture! This picture was the beginning of my interest in Samarra Khaja.

After following her on instagram and seeing some of her amazing creations (check out her KidnPlay high school portrait below), I became fascinated with her work. She pokes fun at the seriousness of our industry through playful graphics. Her fabric designs make my dorky heart go pitter patter and I want to play in her house!

During our podcast conversation, we talk about being different, her creative inspiration growing up all over the world, and being a crafty person without one niche. It’s a fun conversation and I can’t wait for you to hear it.

To listen to the podcast, you can click on the graphic at the beginning of this post, hit play on the player below, download and save the episode with the link or subscribe to all of my podcast episodes via iTunes or Stitcher.

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Show Notes:

Her 11th grade class portrait

Samarra Khaja in 11th grade

Her Kid n Play high school portrait

KidnPlay high school portrait by Samarra Khaja

Her new book!

Sew Adorkable by Samarra Khaja

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