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Posts Tagged ‘Applique’

Meet AQS Author Leanne Anderson

Meet AQS Author Leanne Anderson

Leanne Anderson has been designing kits and patterns since 1992. She’s the owner of The Whole Country Caboodle, where she works alongside her daughter Kaytlyn and her mom, Jan. She lives in Nashua, Iowa, where her design studio is nestled in the country overlooking [Read More]

Playful Prismatic Flowers

Playful Prismatic Flowers

By Barbara Olson The wondrous array of flowers in nature is the inspiration for my Prismatic Flowers technique. It is not meant to replicate a flower petal by petal but to capture its essence in a playful way. Fabric choices: Explore your fabric collection and look for [Read More]

Remembering Eula Mae Long

Remembering Eula Mae Long

We received the sad news today that Eula Mae Long of Salem, Oregon, passed away on February 4, 2013. Eula was a homemaker, seamstress, quilter, and published author. She enjoyed designing and making all manner of clothing during most of her life. It was in her later years [Read More]

Elegant Cotton-Wool-Silk Quilts by Rami Kim

Elegant Cotton-Wool-Silk Quilts by Rami Kim

Add Rami Kim’s distinctive elegance to your quilts, wearables, and home décor projects. Centuries of Asian art and culture provide the inspiration for six one-of-a-kind projects in fabrics reflecting reverence for all things natural. Applique shapes are taken from [Read More]

Special Exhibit from the Tentmakers of Cairo Egypt in Grand Rapids, MI

Join us at the AQS Quilt Show & Contest in Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 22-25, 2012, where for the first time in North America, The Tentmakers of Cairo, Egypt, will have their quilts displayed. Almost 100 on display and for sale. Plus, two of the tentmakers will be at [Read More]

Beautiful Quilts from the Tentmakers of Cairo Exhibit

Beautiful Quilts from the Tentmakers of Cairo Exhibit

The photos don’t do them justice, but here are just a few that will be in the  North American Premiere of “Stitch Like an Egyptian: Tentmakers of Cairo” at the AQS Quilt Show & Contest at the DeVos Place Convention Center in Grand Rapids Michigan, August 22-25, [Read More]

Learn the Latest Scoop About the Grand Rapids Show

Sally Terry interviews Executive Show Director Bonnie Browning to learn all of the latest news about the AQS Quilt Show in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The show will be held August 22 – 25, 2012, at the DeVos Place Convention Center in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan. [Read More]

Meet the Tentmakers of Cairo

Meet the Tentmakers of Cairo

Take a stroll with me down the Chareh el Khiamiah, or “street of the tentmakers.” Found in the heart of Old Islamic Cairo, it is the only place where the street is still covered as in days of old. The sun fights its way through the openings in the roofs, casting [Read More]

Stitched Raw Edge Appliqué by Sue Nickels & Pat Holly

Stitched Raw Edge Appliqué by Sue Nickels & Pat Holly

In Stitched Raw Edge Appliqué two machine quiltmaking masters show you the tricks of the appliqué trade: Accessible & easy to learn, this new fusing method yields beautiful finished quilts with optimum precision. Even fussy little pieces will have sharp points, neat [Read More]

America’s Quilted Garden Blocks

America’s Quilted Garden Blocks

America’s Quilted Garden Blocks by Faye Labanaris has 55 unique flower block designs that celebrate the 50 US States, the Capitol district, and the four US territories. Each design features the official state flower. You can make every 20 in.″– 24 in. original [Read More]

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Free Video Tutorial: Pillow Secret from Bonnie Browning

Free Video Tutorial: Pillow Secret from Bonnie Browning

Bonnie Browning shows how to make a decorative pillow to fit any pillow form with no zipper. What’s different? She [Read More]

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

These days, with electronic designing, rotary cutting, and machine quilting, our favorite projects are often done [Read More]

Over 700 Quilts at Grand Rapids QuiltWeek in 2015!

Over 700 Quilts at Grand Rapids QuiltWeek in 2015!

Enjoy this peek at the Special Exhibits that are coming to QuiltWeek in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on August 12-15, 2015. [Read More]

Ann Hazelwood’s Colebridge Community Series

Ann Hazelwood’s Colebridge Community Series

What fun, tears, and drama we’ve read since Ann Hazelwood wrote her first Colebridge Community book, The Basement [Read More]

What Does Appliqué Mean to YOU?

What Does Appliqué Mean to YOU?

The simplest explanation of appliqué is to place one layer of fabric over another larger piece, and sew it in place. [Read More]

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