Monthly Archives: September 2009

Introducing Joni Pike

We have a new feature that you’ll be seeing occasionally on our blog. We’ll have guest bloggers who we’ll be introducing you to. Sometimes they’ll be designers who are featured in our issues or other special people we think you … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker Launches Kits in Our Nov/Dec Issue

Like our Nov/Dec cover quilt? Happy Holly Days is now available as a kit. You’ll get beautiful Artisan Batiks from Robert Kaufman (plus one print) like we used to make this fun and simple holiday quilt. Kits are available in … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Nov/Dec Issue Is on Its Way!

Subscribers will be receiving the latest issue soon. It’s always fun to see where they start arriving–post a comment when you get yours. This issue is scheduled to be on newsstands 10/13. Preview the issue on our website now. We … Continue reading

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Free Placemat Patterns

This morning I’m writing product reviews for the Jan/Feb 2010 issue of Quiltmaker. Several products are from Jackie Robinson and Nine Patch Media, so I was on Jackie’s site to confirm some information and I found these great free placemat … Continue reading

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It all started with gummy chicken feet…

A few years ago Brenda Groelz, our former Editor-in-Chief bought gummy chicken feet one Easter for her kids. Once in a while, we receive “treats” in the office. We just received one today from Brenda. She had visited Archie McPhee’s, http://www.mcphee.com/shop/ , … Continue reading

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Visual Coloring: Joen Wolfrom

Last night I started reading a book by Joen Wolfrom called Visual Coloring. It’s not a brand new book (2007 from C&T Publishing) but it’s new to me and I’m finding her ideas really interesting. She collects photos/ads/images containing color combinations … Continue reading

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