Welcome to the blog tour for Amanda Jean Nyberg's new book, No Scrap Left Behind! She's asked 10 talented ladies to join in a celebration of SCRAPS! Her wish for this blog tour (and the book, of course!) is that is inspires you to not only save your scraps, but to actually use them!
As a part [...]
In this day and age, with so much commerce on the Internet, it is
critical that we all support our local quilt shops. Every year, more and more
of these shops are closing, and that breaks my heart. A friend who owns a shop tells me people will often come in and ask for help choosing [...]
Please enjoy this free project by Wendy Williams, from Make Pillows!
FINISHED SIZE: 20˝ × 20˝
What a charming village! The background fabrics for this pillow are shot cotton in two shades of gray. Try using other colors or even small prints. Choose colors that allow the felt to contrast.
Yardage is based on 44˝-wide fabric, unless otherwise noted.
Hello! My name is Annette Plog, and I am a new author with C&T Publishing. My first book,
True Blue Quilts, was written with all you blue lovers in mind. This book includes fifteen different quilt patterns featuring blue fabrics. Each chapter gives you a bit of history about blue textiles in the [...]
I am often asked about my favorite colors, but it is
important to understand there is a distinction between my favorite colors and
those I use in my art. My favorite
colors are turquoise and a color my friends call Leni Red (which is an orange/red I wear a lot and that dominates
my house). Although this [...]
Today's interview is with Paula Nadelstern, a longtime C&T author. She has quite the list of books to her name, including Fabricadabra—Simple Quilts, Complex Fabric, Fantastical Designs Coloring Book, Kaleidoscope Quilts—The Workbook, Kaleidoscopes & Quilts, Paula Nadelstern's Kaleidoscope Quilts, Puzzle Quilts, and Snowflakes & Quilts.
Where do you find your quilting and fabric design inspiration?
I welcome color and motif inspiration whenever I'm [...]
This improv pillow in a complementary red-and-green color
recipe is just the thing to brighten up your home for spring! With just one
yard of fabric and a handful of scraps, you can stitch it up in no time to keep
or give as a gift. Creating with curved strips is just one of the many improv
techniques you’ll [...]
Watch the video below for an excellent tutorial in creating Drunkard's Path templates from John Kubiniec, author of
A New Spin on Drunkard's Path! Then go ahead and make gorgeous quilts like the one above.
GIVEAWAY ALERT! If you loved this YouTube videos, you are going to love this giveaway. We're giving away the following bundle: A [...]
For the latest installment in our author interview series, we're speaking to Patty Murphy, the piecing genius behind Piecing Makeover. Take it away, Patty!
Where do you find your quilting or sewing inspiration?
Everywhere. It can be a color combination I see in a magazine, flowers outside, even friends. I've driven down the road before and the way [...]