Monthly Archives: July 2010

Announcing Quiltmaker Sept/Oct ’10 & a Giveaway

I’m excited about our latest issue—on its way to subscriber mail boxes now and due on newsstands 8/9—we made Jo Moury’s winning design from the Quiltmaker-Electric Quilt contest into a quilt and it’s on the cover! Jo’s design looks far … Continue reading

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That’s Me on the Big Screen

No, not really. But it is me filming a quilting video for a dvd series that our company is working on. These pictures were actually taken after the filming was over. I had filmed a video segment previously and this … Continue reading

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Quilty Inspiration Giveaway Winner Announced

The winner of the giveaway for “Where do you go for quilty inspiration?” was Lisa, comment #50, chosen by random. I loved hearing where you all go for inspiration and I discovered several new sources, online and elsewhere. Thank you … Continue reading

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Where do you go for Quilty Inspiration? Giveaway!

I’m continually amazed at the never-ending stream of quilty inspiration on the internet. I was trying to get to sleep early tonight, but I started visiting some of my favorite quilt-related sites, and now it’s late and I have to … Continue reading

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Correction to Starstruck, July/Aug ’10

We posted a correction to the Starstruck pattern in Quiltmaker’s July/Aug ’10 issue. Two of the border widths are incorrect. If you haven’t cut your borders, we posted the correct widths. If you have already cut the borders, you can … Continue reading

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Announcing Quiltmaker’s First Digital Issue

I’m excited to tell you Quiltmaker has its first back issue available as a downloadable digital purchase. Your demand for our Jan/Feb ’10 issue exceeded our supply and we sold out earlier this year. We’ve been working on a digital … Continue reading

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A Built-In Color Palette

Have you ever noticed the colored dots on the selvage of your favorite fabric? Do you know what they are? They’re often called color windows and it’s a built-in color palette! For me, sometimes the hardest part of quilting is … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winner and Label Questions Answered

The random winner of the giveaway related to A Quick Quilt Label Method is #46, Pat S. Pat shared a really nice idea in her comment: I like to add a picture of the recipient to my labels. I have … Continue reading

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A Quick Quilt Label Method

                A non-quilter here at work recently asked me about making and attaching a quilt label, and I showed her the basics. She was so excited about the simplicity of it all,  and … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winner!

The winner of the giveaway related to Monday’s post is Yvonne, who has been contacted. Yvonne will receive a variety pack–starter blocks, extra patches from QM projects, and a luscious roll of pre-cut batiks from Hoffman California Fabrics, plus a … Continue reading

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