In her new book, Marianne Elizabeth, a quilt and fabric designer from Hollis, New Hampshire, explains what you can do with fabric and how you can pull the perfect look together.
QUILTS: Masterworks from the
American Folk Art Museum
The American Folk Art Museum is currently hosting the "Year of the Quilt,"
an unprecedented twelve-month-long series of exhibitions, special events,
and educational programs that focus on three centuries of quiltmaking.
Never Forgetting: A Tribute to Our Heroes
Maria Holloway of Holloway's Country Home in Cosby, Tennessee, created her
newest quilt design, Remembering Gettysburg, Let Us Not Forget, to
honor the heroes who safeguard our freedoms.
Pieces of the Past
New London Historical Society: Quilts and Other Treasures by PATRICIA L. CUMMINGS
Photography by James Cummings
New London Historical Society: Quilts and Other Treasures
Pat and Jim Cummings were invited to view the New London Historical
Society's third annual quilt exhibit, Antiques to Contemporaries. They share
some textile highlights with us.
Shop Hopping in Houston by PAT FORKE of Quakertown Quilts
What's more fun than piling in the car with your quilting friends and
heading out to visit area quilt shops? Pat Forke of Quakertown Quilts in
Friendswood, Texas, tells us about a Houston-area shop hop!
Zen and the Art of Machine Quilting by Dawn Goldsmith
Quilt artist Pat Ferguson discovered Zentangle (a form of meditative
doodling) in 1995. See how Zentangle has transformed her quilting style!
Sit Down and Quilt!
These days, more and more quilters are finishing their quilts themselves.
Fortunately, there are a variety of midarm and longarm machines mounted on a
table or cabinet that allow you to sit and quilt.
Quilting's Dynamic Duo
Quilters Marilyn Badger and Claudia Clark Myers have been collaborating for
nine years, each contributing her own special skills to create stunning
quilts that have earned ribbons and recognition at shows around the world.
Marilyn Badger and Claudia Clark Myers'Collaborative Quilts
We showcase some of the quilts that display this duo's impressive talents
for drafting, piecing, and appliqué.