I’ve made a few hexies projects over the last few years but it was only recently that I discovered Gridpaint. This is a Google application and as well as hexagons it has two types of triangles and squares.
Gridpaint is a great tool for English paper piecing design or for traditional and modern patchwork.
With Gridpaint You get to play easily with the design colours and shapes before you embark on a new quilt. You can see some examples of the designs below.
If you’ve never made any English paper piecing, learn with these 2 very short tutorials:
Some example patterns I have been playing with: