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American Quilter's Society
www.americanquilter.com

Electric Quilt Co., The
www.electricquilt.com

Hoopsisters.com
www.hoopsisters.com

Judy Martin Books
www.judymartin.com

Martingale & Co.
www.martingale-pub.com

Professional Quilter, The
www.professionalquilter.com

 

Fabric Manufacturers

Blank Quilting
www.blankquilting.com

Henry Glass & Co.
www.henryglassfabrics.com

Northcott Silk/Monarch
www.northcott.com


P&B Textiles
www.pbtex.com

Red Rooster Fabrics
www.redroosterfabrics.com

RJR Fabrics
www.rjrfabrics.com

Westminster Fibers
www.westminsterfibers.com

Wilmington Prints
www.wilmingtonprints.com

 

Frames

Grace Frame Company
www.graceframe.com

Hinterberg Design
www.hinterberg.com

 

Kits, Patterns & Catalogs

Crafter’s Corner
www.kycrafterscorner.com

Flower Box Quilts
www.flowerboxquilts.com

Karen Witt Designs
www.reproductionquilts.com

Marianne Elizabeth
www.marianneelizabeth.com

Pam Bono Designs
www.pambonodesigns.com

Pine Tree Country Quilts
www.pinetreecountryquilts.com

Quakertown Quilts
www.quakertownquilts.com

Quilt Poetry
www.quiltpoetry.com

Quilts With a Twist
www.quiltswithatwist.com

Shabby Fabrics
www.shabbyfabrics.com

Teacher's Pet, The
www.the-teachers-pet.com

Whims
www.whims.cc

 

Machines & Accessories

A-1 Quilting Machines
www.800longarm.com

Janome
www.janome.com

Nolting Manufacturing
www.nolting.com

Tin Lizzie
www.tinlizzie18.com

 

Quilt Shops

Craft Town Fabrics
www.crafttownfabrics.net

eQuilter.com
www.equilter.com

Ethelbird & Eliza Kids
www.ethelbird.com

Fabric Art Shop
www.fabricartshop.com

Quilt Basket
www.quiltbasket.com

Quilter's Roost
www.quiltersroost.com

 

Shows, Classes & Cruises

American Quilter’s Society
www.americanquilter.com

Machine Quilters Expo
www.mqxshow.com

Pine Tree Quilters Guild
www.mainequilts.org

Quilt Canada 2010
www.canadianquilter.com

Quilt Odyssey 2010
www.quiltodyssey.com

Quilting in the Country
www.quiltinginthecountry.com

World of Quilts Travel
www.worldofquiltstravel.com

 

Tools & Supplies

Block Butler
www.blockbutler.com

Creative Curves
www.creativecurves.com

Stencil Company
www.quiltingstencils.com

 

Miscellaneous

Downy
downy.com

Franciscan Guest House
www.franciscanguesthouse.com

Jim Shore Designs
www.kpw.com

TNC Enterprises
www.tncenterprises.net

INSIDE THIS ISSUE

March 2010

PROJECTS

Strawberries 'n Cream
by MARIANNE ELIZABETH
Quilted by Janet-Lee Santeusanio
Fabric courtesy of RJR Fabrics

Aunt Addie's Album and Puss in the Corner blocks were set on point to create a simply spectacular bed quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 32
  (20 Block A, 12 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 95" x 112"

Kit Ordering Information

Strawberries 'n Cream

Cutie Pie

Cutie Pie
by GINNIE ISAACSON
Fabric courtesy of Blank Quilting

This darling toddler quilt requires no appliqué patterns to trace! Just fuse fabric cut-out motifs to a checkerboard background, then add yo-yo flower centers and free-hand drawn stems for an extra special touch.

Skill level: Intermediate/Advanced
Finished quilt size: 60½" x 60½"

Kit Ordering Information


Botanical Garden
by DENISE GAIDIS and CATHY ANDERSON
Quilted by Debby Brown
Fabric courtesy of Red Rooster Fabrics

Simple florals never looked so elegant! Quick corners make this rectangular Pineapple block easy to put together.

Skill level: Beginner
Block size sewn into quilt: 10" x 14"
Number of blocks: 25
    (13 Block A, 12 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 64" x 84"

Kit Ordering Information

Botanical Garden

Spring is in the Air Spring is in the Air
by PINE TREE COUNTRY QUILTS
Fabric courtesy of Quilting Treasures

Let a spring angel watch over you! Jim Shore's Angels Among Us collection was used to create this charming quilt and wall hanging ensemble.

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into project:
    3" x 3" wall hanging, 7" x 7" quilt
Number of blocks:
    12 wall hanging, 20 quilt
Finished wall hanging size: 19" x 22"
Finished quilt size: 55" x 65"

Kit Ordering Information


Braided Log Cabin
by CHRISTINE STAINBROOK
Fabric courtesy of Wilmington Prints

Log Cabin blocks, made from assorted strip sets, were turned this way and that to create this gorgeous queen-size quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt:
    13½" x 13½"
Number of blocks: 36
Finished quilt size: 97" x 97"

Kit Ordering Information
Braided Log Cabin

What to Wear

What to Wear
by ERIN WITT
Fabric courtesy of FreeSpirit

Put on your shoes and grab your purse! This fun and funky lap quilt will surely appeal to shoe and handbag lovers—and to little girls who like to play dress-up!

Skill level: Beginner/Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 12" x 12"
Number of blocks: 9
Finished quilt size: 52" x 52"

Kit Ordering Information

Feedsack Roses
by CATE TALLMAN-EVANS
Fabric courtesy of Blue Hill Fabrics and RJR Fabrics

Red and brown dot fabrics provide a striking contrast to colorful reproduction thirties prints.

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 35
    (18 Block A, 17 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 66" x 86"

Kit Ordering Information

Feedsack Rose


Spring Blooms

Spring Blooms
by WENDY SHEPPARD
Fabric courtesy of RJR Fabrics

Appliqué a swirl of ­flowers over traditional Log Cabin blocks to create a breath of spring!

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 8" x 8"
Number of blocks: 9
Finished quilt size: 35" x 35"

Kit Ordering Information

Elizabeth Anne
by MICHELE CRAWFORD
Quilted by Kay Kimball
Fabric courtesy of P&B Textiles

Soft and sweet! This lovely floral quilt is perfect for a little girl's (or big girl's) room.

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 12" x 12"
Number of blocks: 20
    (10 Block A, 10 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 64" x 76"

Kit Ordering Information

Elizabeth Anne

Zany Barnyard

Zany Barnyard
by PINE TREE COUNTRY QUILTS
Fabric courtesy of Henry Glass & Co.

Animals on parade! Colorful critters, coupled with jumbo rickrack, make this lap quilt unique and interesting.

Skill level: Beginner
Finished quilt size: 58" x 70"


Kit Ordering Information

Duck, Duck, Goose
by HEIDI PRIDEMORE
Quilted by Doris Pridemore
Fabric courtesy of Blank Quilting and Northcott

The goose is in the middle! This whimsical interpretation of a classic children's game is just plain fun.

Skill level: Intermediate
Finished quilt size: 50" x 54"

Kit Ordering Information

Duck, Duck, Goose


Ladybug Parade

Ladybug Parade
by PINE TREE COUNTRY QUILTS
Fabric courtesy of Exclusively Quilters

Colorful ladybugs are scattered throughout the floral fabrics in this bright springtime lap quilt.

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 16
    (8 Block A, 8 Block B)
Finished quilt size: 58" x 64"

Kit Ordering Information


Forever Yours
by HELEN WEINMAN
Quilted by Celine Spader
Fabric courtesy of Northcott

Pastel flannel fabrics were used to create a warm, cozy quilt that looks springtime fresh!

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 8" x 8"
Number of blocks: 18
Finished quilt size: 70" x 84"

Kit Ordering Information

Forever Yours

Katie's Quilt

Katie's Quilt
by KAREN WITT and KATE ACKLEY

LeMoyne Star blocks in reproduction fabrics were set on point in this nostalgic little wall hanging.

Skill level: Intermediate/Advanced
Block size sewn into quilt: 12" x 12"
Number of blocks: 5
    (1 center, 4 corner)
Finished quilt size: 34" x 34"

Kit Ordering Information


Single Wedding Ring
by JANE QUINN and QUILTING IN THE COUNTRY DESIGN TEAM

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 41
    (25 pieced, 16 alternate)
Finished quilt size: 77" x 77"

Kit Ordering Information

Something Old, Something New Single Wedding Ring

Something Old, Something New Sister's Choice

Sister's Choice
by JANE QUINN and QUILTING IN THE COUNTRY DESIGN TEAM

Skill level: Intermediate
Block size sewn into quilt: 10" x 10"
Number of blocks: 36
Finished quilt size: 81" x 81"

Kit Ordering Information

FEATURES

First Stitch to First Smile: Downy Helps Provide Comfort to Children

Quest for a Cure at A Mountain Quiltfest

The Landscape Quilts of Joyce R. Becker
by Bailey Wolff

Pieces of the Past: Feedsack "Treasures"
by Patricia L. Cummings

THE MACHINE QUILTER

Martha Ginn: Artistry in Free Motion
by Lucy A. Fazely

Nolting: Nothing Flashy, Just Personalized Service

Kathy Kansier: A Whirlwind of Teaching

Quilt Gallery: Making a Grand Entrance

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