Author Archives: Carolyn

About Carolyn

I'm the Content Director for Quiltmaker magazine. I'm married with three grown sons and one adorable grandson.I've been quilting for over 30 years. I'm an avid quilter, but I also enjoy photography, scrapbooking, knitting, reading and hanging out with friends and family.

Wanderlust with Bonnie Hunter – new online quilt course

Today we’re pleased to welcome Quiltville’s Bonnie Hunter as a guest blogger on Quilty Pleasures! She’s going to tell us all about her new Wanderlust online course: Have you registered for my Wanderlust Quilt with Bonnie Hunter (Scrap Quilting Basics … Continue reading

Posted in Quilting 101, Scrapbag | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 30 + Giveaway

Hi – here we are halfway through October. The leaves have turned their autumn colors here in Colorado and are starting to fall from the trees. Although we have had some warm days, the cooler weather is definitely keeping me … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Giveaways & Contests, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 75 Comments

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 29

Hi Everyone, Welcome to October. Are you finding more time to sew? Our 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along is coming along nicely! All the blocks in our 100 Blocks Sampler have come from different issues of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks and have been … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 28

Hi Everyone, Welcome back to our 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. Hard to believe September is almost over! Where has the time gone?? Instead of showing all three quilts in one photo, I wanted to include the individual photos today … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 27

Hi Everyone, Fall is definitely in the air in Colorado–beautiful colors and cooler evenings. It won’t be long before we have a blanket of snow on the ground–perfect weather for sewing! Thank you for joining us on our 100 Blocks … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 26

Hi! Welcome back to our 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. We’re moving right along into the second half of our blocks. All the blocks in our 100 Blocks Sampler have come from different issues of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks and have been reduced … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block #25

Hello Everyone, Can you believe we’re starting the second half of our 100 Blocks Sampler? Now that the weather is cooling down, it’s time to get back inside and sew for any of you who may have fallen behind on … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 24 + Giveaway

Hi Everyone! Can you believe this block marks the halfway point in our 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along? And, in honor of our halfway point, we’re having a giveaway—more about that later. All the blocks in our 100 Blocks Sampler … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 107 Comments

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 23

Hi Everyone, I hope you’ve been enjoying your summer.  Welcome back to our sew along. All the blocks in our 100 Blocks Sampler have come from different issues of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks and have been reduced to 6″. There are kits available in different colorways, as … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 22

Hi Everyone. It’s time for block 22 in the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. All the blocks in our 100 Blocks Sampler have come from different issues of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks and have been reduced to 6″. There are kits available in different colorways, as well … Continue reading

Posted in 100 Blocks, Sampler Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment