Tag Archives: Small Quilts

100 Blocks Sampler Sew Along – Block 18 + giveaway

Hi! Happy Summer! It’s been hot, hot, hot here in Colorado—perfect for staying inside to sew. How is your 100 Blocks Sampler coming along? All of the quilt blocks in this design have come from the different issues of Quiltmaker’s 100 … 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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Fabric & Paper Go Together like PB&J

Are you a quilter who enjoys paper crafts? Or a paper crafter who quilts? We’ve been watching a number of designers who have both paper and fabric and thought it would be fun to see what we could come up … Continue reading

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What Was I Thinking?

When Quiltmaker decided to do a Small Quilts issue, I raised my hand. “Sure, I have some small designs.” Now, I don’t make many small quilts, but a couple of years ago I toyed with the idea of entering a … Continue reading

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And the Winners of a Small Quilts Issue Are . . .

In the midst of everything else going on Friday, we forgot to pick winners from the Small Quilts posts last week. The winners are: It’s a Quiltmaker Jigsaw Puzzle: Comment #23, randomly generated: Robin The Two-Legged Half: Comment #56, randomly … Continue reading

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Oops, we’ll announce Small Quilts winners Monday

Today got away from us–here’s some of what we’ve been juggling today: preparing for Spring Market in Minneapolis next week getting Sept/Oct quilts ready to photograph starting next week continuing to write, layout and proofread pages for Sept/Oct ’10 and … Continue reading

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Introducing Vickie Eapen

If you’re like me, you wonder how you’re going to find the time to do all you want to do. Besides a full-time job, there’s the home stuff—family, laundry, groceries, cooking—you get the idea! And, not that I’m complaining (well, … Continue reading

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Theresa “Graduates” from Quiltmaker

After working as the graphic designer on Quiltmaker magazine for over 26 years (sometimes part-time, most recently full-time), Theresa Eisinger “graduated” from our pages at the end of last year and enrolled in nursing school. It’s been a longtime dream … Continue reading

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The Feedsack Lady

I’d like to introduce you to one busy lady. Darlene Zimmerman is a quilt historian who designs fabric for Robert Kaufman, quilting tools for EZ Quilting, is the author of several quilting titles and lectures and teaches nationally. And she … Continue reading

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More Photo Teasers: Quiltmaker’s Small Quilts

Welcome back to Quilty Pleasures, where we are very excited about the release of our latest newsstand issue, Quiltmaker’s Small Quilts. We teased you yesterday with thumbnail photos of some of the many projects in this issue—now here are a … Continue reading

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