Monthly Archives: June 2010

Giveaway: A Found Quilt Panel Put to Creative Use

Many of the people who work for our company enjoy sewing and other creative pursuits in their personal lives. As a result, there will often be supplies of various types on a table in our lunch room, free for the … Continue reading

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Take A Peek Behind Our Quilts

How much effort do you put into your quilt’s backing? I showed you the back of Lynda Howell’s Snuggle Sampler in my July/Aug ’10 edit letter. Lynda made the bear (block Z) 190% bigger than it is on the front … Continue reading

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Fabric & Paper Go Together like PB&J

Are you a quilter who enjoys paper crafts? Or a paper crafter who quilts? We’ve been watching a number of designers who have both paper and fabric and thought it would be fun to see what we could come up … Continue reading

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Catching Up with Rachel

I had hoped to visit with Rachel Griffith, designer of Coin Collecting in our July/August ’10 issue at Quilt Market in Minneapolis, but unfortunately she wasn’t able to attend. Her quilt did make the trip, however, as it accompanied June … Continue reading

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Introducing Quiltmaker’s July/August ’10 Issue

I’m very excited about our July/Aug ’10 issue–starting with the cover quilt. Doesn’t Pinwheel Cove (designed by Theresa Eisinger) look like you could just dive in and relax? And you could win this quilt! How? Check the Pinwheel Cove contest … Continue reading

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What Was I Thinking?

When Quiltmaker decided to do a Small Quilts issue, I raised my hand. “Sure, I have some small designs.” Now, I don’t make many small quilts, but a couple of years ago I toyed with the idea of entering a … Continue reading

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