Monthly Archives: August 2017

Welcome Quiltmaker’s new Associate Editor

It’s rare that positions come open on our editorial staff—we’re fortunate to work with a team of dedicated people who love their jobs! But once in a while things happen, and we find ourselves in need of a new editor. … Continue reading

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Glamping Anyone?

Lately I have been totally smitten with Terri Vanden Bosch’s adorable little campers (Quiltmaker July/August ’17, Sept/Oct ’17). Someday I hope to have a “real” mini camper to go adventuring in, but for now I thought I would make my … Continue reading

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5 Things Happening at Quiltmaker This Week

What 5 things are happening at Quiltmaker this week? Mark your calendars. We have another week of inspiration, information and fun quilting stuff to share with you from the staff at Quiltmaker. Here’s what’s happening… #1. Go Glamping with a … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: A Quilter’s Origin Story

Good morning and welcome to the Saturday Morning Quilt Break! Today I’d like to tell you a story, one that I’ve wanted to tell almost since the day I started working here seven years ago except I didn’t have an … Continue reading

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Book Review – Mountain Mist Historical Quilts + giveaway

I have always been intrigued with antique quilts and am fortunate to own two of them that have been passed down through my family. Each one has a story to tell, and while I never had the opportunity to meet … Continue reading

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How To Resize Quilt Block Patterns to Make Small or Big Blocks

CraftU Review How to Resize Quilt Block Patterns with Debra Finan Reviewed By: Tricia Patterson, Managing Editor, Quiltmaker, McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts I’ve learned a lot since I began working with the Quilting group at F+W Media. I’ve been … Continue reading

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From the Bookshelf: Quilt with Tula & Angela

Quilt with Tula & Angela: A start-to-finish guide to piecing and quilting using color and shape. Reviewed by: Tricia Patterson, Managing Editor, Quiltmaker, McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts I love books. And, I love books about quilting the most. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Quilted placemat: Punkin’ Time

When I saw Bonnie Hunter’s Punkin’ Patch (Quiltmaker September/October ’17) I knew I had finally found a place for my collection of yummy orange scraps. I love to decorate around the house with small quilt projects. We have been having … Continue reading

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6 Things Happening at Quiltmaker This Week

6 Things Happening at Quiltmaker This Week Here’s what we are doing at Quiltmaker this week. We hope you will join us! #1. An obituary for a beloved quilting companion I bet this blog teaser has you wondering about the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Your Saturday Morning Quilt Break!

Good morning and welcome to your Saturday! This is one of my favorite times of the week, when the weekend is spread out before me and I feel like I can accomplish all the things I’m not able to get … Continue reading

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