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Quilters! Engage Your Significant Someone

By Tricia Patterson, Quiltmaker Associate Editor While waiting for my lunch to warm up one day at work I found a book written by John Ryder, A Husband’s Guide to Quilt Appreciation, lying by the microwave. This book propelled my … Continue reading

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Introducing QM Associate Editor Tricia Patterson

Greetings! My name is Tricia Patterson. I recently joined Quiltmaker as an associate editor. I’ve worked as an instructional designer and project manager, mostly with learning and information technology organizations, for many years. My dream has always been to tie … Continue reading

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Does Your ‘Sewing Time’ Ever Go Like This?

By Lori Baker, Quiltmaker Acquisitions Editor Today, I want to tell you a little about my current quilting projects. The editorial staff in our office puts together four magazines: Quiltmaker, Quilters Newsletter, McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts. Although many of the … Continue reading

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When Mistakes Happen, Kindness Counts

There is one email every quilt editor dreads getting. It comes from your manager and it usually starts out like this: “Would the editor who wrote this pattern please check on ______________.” It happens when an astute reader-quilter has discovered … Continue reading

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Meet QM Associate Editor: Gigi Khalsa

Hello, I’m Gigi and I work as an associate editor for Quiltmaker. For several years, I’ve worked for Quilters Newsletter, then McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts, and now I contribute to Quiltmaker in addition to the other titles and help … Continue reading

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Meet Lori Baker … And See Her Fabulous Quilt Backs!

Hi, I’m Lori Baker. My job title is acquisitions editor. That means that I am responsible for finding the beautiful quilts that we present in each issue. I think I have one of the best jobs in the world. I … Continue reading

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Meet Our New Graphic Designer: Genevieve Stafford

Hello! I’m Genevieve, the newest graphic designer to join the team at Quiltmaker, and here is a little introduction about me. I don’t remember learning how to sew. It was just something we always did. My mother, grandmother, and great-grandmothers … Continue reading

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A Few of Our Favorite (Quiltmaker) Things in 2013

I thought it was a fitting time to look back at some of our favorite Quiltmaker patterns this year, so I asked QM staff to share what their favorite quilt is from 2013. Carolyn Beam I like the simplicity and versatility of the design in The Right Slice in Quiltmaker Nov/Dec … Continue reading

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Join Us! QM’s Mystery Quilt-Along; Giveaway!

  In the May/June issue of Quiltmaker, you’ll find Part 1 of Secret Window, a new mystery quilt designed by Debbie Caffrey. We’re pleased to announce our first-ever Quilt-Along so you’ll have some friendly camaraderie as you work on this … Continue reading

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Introducing a New Editor: Paula Stoddard

Quiltmaker is pleased to introduce its newest staff member, Paula Stoddard. We discovered Paula at a local quilt guild meeting and quickly determined she’d be a good fit for QM. Paula is one of our Associate Editors. I asked her … Continue reading

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