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Go! Baby 8: Sampler Quilt

Go! Baby 8: Sampler Quilt



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Go! Cozy Rag Squares Lap Quilt

Go! Cozy Rag Squares Lap Quilt

 

 

 

 

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Go Heart of my Heart Quilt

Go Heart of my Heart Quilt

 

 

 

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Go! Heart Appliqué Skinny Wallhanging

Go! Heart Appliqué Skinny Wallhanging

 

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AccuQuilt

AccuQuilt

At AccuQuilt, they consider it a compliment when people tell them that AccuQuilt is out of the ordinary. They don’t think of themselves as just a company, they’re family. They’re happy to welcome you into their family, too.

AccuQuilt is located in Fremont, Nebraska, just 25 miles northwest of Omaha. The culture is truly unique. They believe in challenging the status quo, supporting entrepreneurial attitudes and making every hour a happy hour! They believe in a … Read entire article »

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Red and white block design in EQ7

Red and white block design in EQ7

After being inspired by Fran Gonzalez’s online EQ classes at www.QuiltUniversity.com, last year I organized an Electric Quilt self-help bee group in the Denver area. We’ve been meeting twice a month for a year, bringing laptops, manuals, and current projects to each meeting. All eight members were so impressed with the recent red and white quilt exhibit in New York City that we decided to make a red and white bee group quilt (featuring our … Read entire article »

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Electric Quilt Company’s EQ7

Electric Quilt Company’s EQ7

Like so many other quilters, I was tremendously inspired last spring when the American Folk Art Museum exhibited 650 red-and-white American quilts in the Park Avenue Armory, the largest-ever exhibition of quilts in New York City’s history http://www.folkartmuseum.org/infinitevariety. The quilts were on loan from the collection of Joanna S. Rose.

Those fortunate enough to attend the exhibition said it was breathtaking.

As a user of Electric Quilt Company’s EQ7 design software, I decided to design my own … Read entire article »

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Prairie point pinecone tree ornament – a free pattern

Prairie point pinecone tree ornament – a free pattern

The amazing, quirky pine cone quilt Laura Fisher showed us in the December issue of TQL reminded me of a popular craft sale and church bazaar item from about 20 years ago. Do you remember those pine cone tree ornaments, constructed of layers and layers of little folded fabric triangles? I never bought one (“I can make that myself!”), but I never got around to making one, either.

So after admiring Laura’s antique quilt, and being … Read entire article »

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Learn Emblishment Techniques from Mary Stori

Learn Emblishment Techniques from Mary Stori

Mary began quilting in the early 80’s while recovering from back surgery. She was inspired by her mother-in-law’s love of sewing. She treats quilting like a job and you can find her doing what she loves eight hours a day.

Not only does Mary love quilting, but she loves to teach. She says seeing students get excited about finding a new path to explore is her favorite part.

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The Quilt Life

The Quilt Life

New from the American Quilter’s Society

Quilts can tell life’s stories, share our lives with others, and fill countless hours of our lives. So, we’re pleased to announce the newest magazine inspiring quilters’ lives. The Quilt Life brings readers the experience of life and quilting.

What makes The Quilt Life Special?

    See the human element of quilting, with more than simply technical how-to Experience features from quilters whose lives revolve around their dedication to quilts Feel the heart and soul … Read entire article »

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