Category Archives: Scrapbag

This category is for all of the things that don’t fit into the other categories. It’s like your scrapbag: here we put the leftovers, and sometimes they’re the best bits of all!

Introducing Julie Sanders: Back to School Party

A while back, Quiltmaker announced that we were looking for QM readers to work on a one-time project. We selected eight women as the Back to School Sewing Team. I’m happy to introduce them this week. Meet Julie Sanders from … Continue reading

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Introducing Nann Blaine Hilyard: Back to School Party

A while back, Quiltmaker announced that we were looking for QM readers to work on a one-time project. We selected eight women as the Back to School Sewing Team. I’m happy to introduce them this week. Meet Nann Blaine Hilyard … Continue reading

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Quilting LIVE Ticket Giveaway

Great news! We have five pairs of Quilting LIVE! tickets for giveaway. Quilting LIVE! is an exciting event Sept. 11 to 13 in Atlanta featuring quilting celebrities, classes, shopping and of course quilts of all kinds. We have five pairs … Continue reading

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Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party Day 1

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s Back to School Party! This will be a week full of fun. Whether or not you have kids who’ve gone back to school, fall is a great time to start a new quilt project. Hip-Hopscotch is easy … Continue reading

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Craft Daily: A Free Weekend!

Quilting is my first love, but it’s not my only creative pursuit. I enjoy making scrapbooks, knitting, mixed media, art journaling and gardening. I think most creative people have multiple interests. A resource I turn to often for its diversity … Continue reading

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Changes at Quiltmaker and a Giveaway

Change is inevitable. It happens to all of us at one time or another. And it’s happened here at Quiltmaker. We said goodbye to our editor-in-chief June Dudley last month, as she left to pursue new opportunities. But that doesn’t … Continue reading

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Stop Ovarian Cancer

Beth Helfter is a member of Quiltmaker’s Scrap Squad and the force behind EvaPaige Quilt Designs. Beth lost her mom to ovarian cancer. She’s leading a Mug Rug Swap/fundraising event for ovarian cancer research. More about why. Here’s how it … Continue reading

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We Need Your Projects!

Quiltmaker seeks photos of projects made from our patterns. We’re restocking our files and we’d love to see what you’ve made with QM designs. Large, small, beginner, expert—you’re all welcome! See yourself in print. Please send photos to sewtospeak@quiltmaker.com.

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Jaybird Quilts Block Giveaway

Quiltmaker’s Parade of Homes continues! It’s part blog tour, part freebie fest and part designer showcase. We’ve been giving away blocks made by quilt designers from Lori Holt’s Home Sweet Home pattern, which appears in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Volume 8. … Continue reading

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Caption Contest Winners

A few weeks ago, I asked QM’s friends on Facebook to write a caption for this photograph. One thousand and seventy people commented, so it took me a while to get through them all. Here are some of our favorites, … Continue reading

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