Thursday August 21st 2014

Posts Tagged ‘fusible applique’

Teflon vs. what?

Teflon vs. what?

Recently AQS posted this tip on Facebook. “Parchment paper works every bit as well as a Teflon pressing sheet, and it cools off faster.” You made  lots of comments, and you wanted to know more. Here’s the story: Quilters who do fusible appliqué know that a Teflon [Read More]

Free – Stars in the Garden Table Topper Pattern by Pam Bono

Free – Stars in the Garden Table Topper Pattern by Pam Bono

This floral table topper designed by Pam Bono will be lovely in any decor. Fusible appliqué and template-free piecing make this project quick and easy, while hand embroidery adds a special touch. Click here for the corrected PDF of Stars in the Garden Placemats & [Read More]

Favorite Appliqué & Embroidery Quilts by Betty Alderman

Favorite Appliqué & Embroidery Quilts by Betty Alderman

Quilters kept asking Betty Alderman for more modern patterns, especially flowers, with large pieces that were easy to see and handle. Since  Betty’s  love of flowers equals her love of appliqué, she joyously tackled the challenge. The result is nearly three dozen [Read More]

Free Art Deco Gears Quilt Pattern

Free Art Deco Gears Quilt Pattern

This 44″ X 60″ Art Deco Gears pattern was designed by Robbi Joy Eklow.  Robbi was inspired by the Art Deco terracotta decorations of the buildings and bridges of her hometown, Chicago.  She used some of the Art Deco motifs to create fusible applique designs. [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]

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The Quilt Life: The Final Issue

The Quilt Life: The Final Issue

The American Quilter’s Society has made the very difficult decision to cease publishing The Quilt Life magazine after [Read More]

Free Pattern: KIRUTO by Scott Murkin

Free Pattern: KIRUTO by Scott Murkin

This pieced quilt is a unique example of tessellating. The block design is visually obscured, and a subtle illusion of [Read More]

Des Moines Special Events 2014

Des Moines Special Events 2014

Everyone enjoys the AQS QuiltWeek events! From the outstanding contest entry quilts and fantastic special exhibits to [Read More]

Best Wall Quilt at Charlotte in 2014

Jackie Perry won the Best Wall Quilt award at AQS QuiltWeek – Charlotte, NC 2014. Her quilt, BALTIMORE ALBUM [Read More]

Free Pattern: STARS IN THE GARDEN

Free Pattern: STARS IN THE GARDEN

Bring your blooming garden inside! Pam Bono’s STARS IN THE GARDEN pattern for place mats and a table topper [Read More]

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