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Bonnie Hunter Online Scrap Course + A Discount!

All of my quilting friends know that I’m a huge fan of Bonnie Hunter. I was introduced to Bonnie and her scrappy quilts many years ago and have used her Scrap User’s System and Leaders and Enders method for years. … Continue reading

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Tell Us What You Want to See in Quiltmaker

Want to see more of the quilts you want to make in Quiltmaker? We love our readers and greatly value all of your feedback. Please take our editorial survey to let us know what you loved in our Sept/Oct ’15 issue and what you’d … Continue reading

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Gudrun Erla online course

If you’re like me, the time I find to squeeze quilting into my life is precious. Given a choice, I’d spend all day, every day happily sewing away in my studio. Unfortunately, that’s not reality! I’m always on the lookout … Continue reading

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Meet Deb Strain, Designer Extraordinaire

By Eileen Fowler, QM Associate Editor In Quiltmaker’s November/December ’14 issue, our Inspirations section features adorable owl and snowmen figurines from designer Deb Strain and Blossom Bucket. When I spotted these at International Quilt Market in Pittsburgh last May, it … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Ideas: Nadia’s “A Few Zags”

Quilts from the Scrap Squad continue today with another scrappy rendition of a design in Quiltmaker’s May/June issue, on newsstands now. To be sure you never miss an issue, subscribe easily. The Quiltmaker Scrap Squad is a select group of … Continue reading

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Quilted Inspiration

In June of this year, I had the opportunity to visit the International Quilt Festival of Ireland with my mother, Beverly Holdren. For a little quilted inspiration, today I’m sharing some images from that show with you. The show was … Continue reading

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Unswerved by Curves

Have you checked out our fun foundation patterns in the July/August ’13 issue? Two of the foundation patterns also have curves: Shayla and Kristy Wolf’s Piccadilly Circle. . . and my Sparkling Bubbles quilt. Do you avoid patterns that call … Continue reading

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QM’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7: Bus Stop block #696

Do you have your copy of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Vol. 7 yet? If not, maybe this cute block will entice you to pick up a copy. It’s called “Bus Stop” and is the next vehicle in my fleet (click here … Continue reading

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Comfort Quilts

Four days after Christmas a dear friend told me her 2-year-old nephew Sam had just been diagnosed with cancer. My heart went out to Sam and his family knowing the long, uncertain road ahead for all of them. I wanted … Continue reading

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Fabulous Feet, a Fun Quilt Class with Lynda Howell

When I bought my new sewing machine many years ago, several different sewing machine feet were included. And, yes, basic instructions were included  for how to use them. But I didn’t take the time to learn about them or how … Continue reading

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