Author Archives: Peg

QM Tips: Keep Fusible Applique Soft

Garden Waltz is a quilt designed by Nancy Mahoney and patterned in Quilts from Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Spring ’14 edition. It’s a beautiful quilt with some really eye-catching applique. The large applique patches  can become stiff, though, if you apply … Continue reading

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Helpful Hint on Machine Quilting

Quiltmaker celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2012 with the publication of Quiltmaker’s Garden as a series quilt. Our quilt was made by Peg Spradlin from Cozad, Nebraska. Peg has sewn for us and our sister publications for many years. She … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Garden: Those Bias Edges

Peg Spradlin is responsible for making many of the quilts you see in QM’s pages. Peg has sewn for us and our sister publications for many years. She’s a master. Peg was responsible for making Quiltmaker’s Garden, an anniversary quilt … Continue reading

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Perfectly Placed Applique

Peg Spradlin is responsible for making many of the quilts you see in QM’s pages. Peg has sewn for us and our sister publications for many years. She’s a master. Peg Spradlin We were so pleased when Peg’s quilt Pinwheel … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Garden Butterfly Block

Peg Spradlin is responsible for making many of the quilts you see in QM’s pages. Peg has sewn for us and our sister publications for many years. She’s a master.   We asked Peg to share tips she found helpful … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Garden: Partial Seams Made Easy

Peg Spradlin is responsible for making many of the quilts you see in QM’s pages. Peg has sewn for us and our sister publications for many years. She’s a master. We asked Peg to share tips she found helpful as … Continue reading

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Elm Creek Quilts: Tips for Caroline’s Bouquet

By Peg Spradlin Author and quilt designer Jennifer Chiaverini’s Caroline’s Bouquet is included in Quiltmaker’s Small Quilts & Gifts. It’s a lovely little wall hanging which ties into the plot of her newest Elm Creek Quilts novel which just appeared … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Hummingbird Update

Peg Spradlin is an award-winning quilter from Cozad, Nebraska. As a member of Quiltmaker’s sewing team, she creates many of the quilts you see in our pages. She also teaches machine quilting, contributes a block to each volume of Quiltmaker’s … Continue reading

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