Monthly Archives: March 2015

Photographing Quilts

By Shayla Wolf, QM Associate Editor Taking photos of your quilts has become an integral part of the creative process. Whether you want to share your creation with your quilty friends on social media, submit photos for a quilt show … Continue reading

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Join the Quilty Baskets Group, Part Two: Setting Up Your Profile

We recently published a blog post announcing a quilt community associated with our Quilty Baskets BOM quilt. A refresher: Our exclusive Block of the Month quilt begins in April with the first shipment of fabric and patterns for the first … Continue reading

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Join a Quilt Community with the Quilty Baskets Block of the Month

The time is nearly here for the first shipment of our exclusive Quilty Baskets Block of the Month Quilt. A reminder: this quilt kit is a 12 month BOM that starts in April. Each month, participants will receive fabric and … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Julie’s Gemstones Quilt

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a select group of readers who make scrap quilts from Quiltmaker patterns. They share their scrappy quilt ideas here on Quilty Pleasures in order to inspire you. Read more about Scrap Squad and see slideshows of … Continue reading

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Crafter Spotlight: Patricia

Today marks the final crafter spotlight to celebrate National Craft Month. If you’re just joining us, be sure to go back and read our features on Sandra, Shelley and Lavonna. Today, we are celebrating Patricia and her Quilt of Valor. … Continue reading

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Machine Quilting: 1 Block, 3 Ways!

In every 2015 issue of Quiltmaker, we picked one block from one quilt to quilt 3 different ways. This is such a fun way to show how you can quilt a block lots of different ways, and none of the … Continue reading

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Quilting Fabrics: “I Would Never Do That”

I love teaching quilters. A day in the classroom with like-minded souls brings out the best in me. We learn, we laugh and we have fun. But occasionally a student will say something that baffles me. It’s usually about combining … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Keri’s Fragments

Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad is a small select group of readers who make scrap quilts from QM patterns. We share their creations on Quilty Pleasures to inspire you to make scrappy quilts from the fabrics you already own. Doesn’t that sound … Continue reading

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Crafter Spotlight: Sandra

It’s the third installment of our Crafter Spotlight. Each Thursday in March, we are shining the spotlight on individual quilters to celebrate National Craft Month. If you would like to be featured, send an email to quiltmakermag@gmail.com! Today, it’s Sandra’s … Continue reading

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The Paper-Pieced Home Blog Tour & Book Review

If I wasn’t living with the biggest Ohio State fan known to man and had our house to myself, I would choose to decorate every square inch with projects from The Paper-Pieced Home. Instead of hand painted signs with a large … Continue reading

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