Friday February 27th 2015

Posts Tagged ‘binding’

Stockholm Star: Step 14: Rinsing, blocking, and binding

Stockholm Star: Step 14: Rinsing, blocking, and binding

Once the quilting is finished, Irene puts the quilt in the washing machine–in cold water, with about a tablespoon of Clorox 2 and a color-absorbing sheet. She sets the machine for the very end of the delicate wash cycle, so it’s mostly rinse. This will wash out all the [Read More]

Mary Stori to Teach at AQS 2012 Lancaster Show

Mary Stori to Teach at AQS 2012 Lancaster Show

  Start making your plans for the American Quilter’s Society Quilt Show & Contest, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The show runs March 14 through March 17. Along with shopping our vendor mall and viewing some beautiful quilts, you can freshen up your quilting skills [Read More]

Clever Banners, Panels & Postcards – On Sale!

Clever Banners, Panels & Postcards – On Sale!

Taking the quilted fabric postcard craze to a new level, Mary Mayne’s mini panels captivate quilters’ quest for variety. These little gems of various sizes, complete with batting, backing, and binding, make great personalized gifts for decoration or for more [Read More]

Free Quilting Essentials & Tested Tips

Free Quilting Essentials & Tested Tips

We have a free gift for you that you are bound to use over and over again.  AQS and Handi Quilter produced a wonderful booklet called Quiltmaking Essentials & Tested Tips by Sherri Bain Driver.  This booklet provides general quiltmaking instructions and details about [Read More]

A Star (or Two) is Born!

A Star (or Two) is Born!

Today, April 27, is the day our own Bonnie Browning and upcoming AQS author Judy Woodworth appear on The Quilt Show! Be sure to tune in and watch both quilting experts. Judy will show how to stitch freeform feathers, and Bonnie shows all kinds of ideas for finishing a [Read More]

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Guild Spotlight: Thimbleweed Quilters

Guild Spotlight: Thimbleweed Quilters

Thanks to Colleen Konetzni and Donna Barnitz for providing OnPoint with information about their fun and fabulous group [Read More]

VIDEO: RED FEATHERS is a Winner!

VIDEO: RED FEATHERS is a Winner!

RED FEATHERS is the distinctive quilt that won 3rd Place, Large Quilts–Longarm Machine Quilted at the 2015 AQS [Read More]

New Zealand: Following the Koru

New Zealand: Following the Koru

Contributed by Karen Eckmeier www.quilted-lizard.com Lucky lizard, that’s me! I got invited to teach in New Zealand [Read More]

Antique Quilt Masterpiece: AMERICAN HISTORY QUILT

Antique Quilt Masterpiece: AMERICAN HISTORY QUILT

History buffs and those who appreciate incredible embroidery, you’ll enjoy the photos of this quilt. This [Read More]

Working for Others:  Firehouse Quilters of Medina, Ohio

Working for Others: Firehouse Quilters of Medina, Ohio

“A guild with a purpose,” this small group of forty-two created 136 quilts in one year for charity! 46 baby quilts [Read More]

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