Monthly Archives: August 2009

It is Finished

One last update on the quilt I made for my niece’s graduation–it’s finished! Thanks to all of you who gave me your opinions and encouragement as I worked on it. If you missed the first two blog posts about it  … Continue reading

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From lemons to lemonade, maybe

In a continuing effort to finish UFOs, I recently came across a bag full of these units. The problem was that I couldn’t remember what they were for. A mystery quilt seemed to ring a bell, so after poking around … Continue reading

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A Busy Week . . .

I don’t know about you, but it’s been a busy week in our office. We’ve got four issues that we’re working on right now–and two of them have us really hopping. Nov/Dec is in final proofing and there’s no time … Continue reading

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Free Shipping Until 8/19!

Have you been thinking about buying any Quiltmaker product? Now’s the time! Free shipping for all domestic online orders until August 19 at Quilter’s Village. Sept/Oct ’09 featuring Any Witch Way, Winding Road, Great Ball of Fire and Part 2 … Continue reading

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Spotlight Roundup

If you’ve ever made something from a Quiltmaker pattern, may I have your attention? One of my jobs at Quiltmaker is to find quilts for our Spotlight feature–that’s when we show a full-page photo of a reader’s quilt with copy … Continue reading

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Quilty Tidbits

A few quilty tidbits for today… 1. I was in Nebraska (where I’m from) a few weeks ago and made my first visit to the International Quilt Study Center and Museum. It’s a wonderful facility and if you have the … Continue reading

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More Fabricadabra: Marbling

When we had our Fabricadabra workshop a while back, I tried marbling fabric with shaving cream. I had gotten a kit with all the supplies from Quilters Treasure. It was a fun process, even if it was somewhat messy. I … Continue reading

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