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.

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 11

Hi ! Welcome to the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. If you’re new, thanks for joining us as we work our way through the 100 Blocks Sampler. All of the blocks in this design have come from the different issues … Continue reading

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Quilters Wear Many Hats

As quilters, we usually wear many hats, and not just your typical wife, mother, grandmother, cook, maid, chauffeur, etc. I’m talking about many hats at the sewing machine. While I find the most enjoyment sewing quilts, I have also used … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 10

Hi and welcome to block 10 in the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. Have you been able to keep up? If you need to catch up on the sew along, previous posts are available here. You can find kits for the 100 Blocks Sampler … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 9 + a giveaway

Welcome back to the 100 Blocks Sew Along. So glad you could join us! If you need to catch up on the sew along posts, they’re available right here. You can find quilt kits for the 100 Blocks Sampler in our online shop, … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 8

Hi! Welcome to Block 8 in the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. I hope you’re finding that sewing one block every week is very doable and you’re keeping up with us! If you need to catch up on any previous … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 7

Welcome back! I hope you’ve all been sewing along on your 100 Blocks Sampler. We’d love to see your blocks. Don’t forget to take a picture and email them to editor@quiltmaker.com. We’re halfway through month 2. Are you keeping up? Click … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 6

Welcome to Block 6 of the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. This 100 Blocks Sampler quilt features a collection of quilt blocks taken from different issues of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks magazines and reduced to 6″. Click here to catch up on the previous sew … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 5

Hi Everyone, Welcome to week 5 of the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. Are you sewing along with us? How are your 100 Blocks Sampler blocks coming along? We’d love to see your blocks. Email pictures of your blocks to … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 4

Hi! Welcome back to the 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. This week we’re making block 4, Bingo, block #477 designed by Jessie Kurtz. In case you’re joining us for the first time, here’s what the three different versions of the … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 3

Hi again. Welcome back to our 100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along. If you’re just now joining us, you can catch up on the previous posts here. There are kits available in three variations for this sampler quilt, and the pattern only is available as … Continue reading

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