Wednesday June 24th 2015

Posts Tagged ‘Quilts from the Selvage Edge’

Don’t Let Your Selvage Languish

Don’t Let Your Selvage Languish

For the uninitiated, the term “selvage” can conjure up images of wrecked and decrepit vehicles languishing in a junkyard. But to intrepid quilters and sewers, lots of colorful images and fun projects materialize. Let‘s take a moment to review what selvage means to a [Read More]

Free- Log Cabin Library Pattern by Karen Griska

Free- Log Cabin Library Pattern by Karen Griska

This Log Cabin-style selvage quilt from Karen Griska features the classic red center squares representing the cabin’s hearth. The selvages are arranged like bookshelves surrounding the hearth. When the blocks are assembled they create a delightful woven appearance. [Read More]

eBook – Quilts from the Selvage Edge by Karen Griska

eBook  –  Quilts from the Selvage Edge by Karen Griska

“Cut off the selvages.” That’s  often the first thing new quilters learn about fabric in beginning classes. But what do you do with them? Throw them away? Never again! Not after you see the vivid and ingenious creations they can become. Here are quilts [Read More]

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Diana’s Golden Needle

Diana’s Golden Needle

Diana Jasany is a very special young quilter. Adopted at 14 months old in 2001 from Kalmykia, Russia, Diana just turned [Read More]

Video Lesson: Bobbin Quilting with Michele Scott

Video Lesson: Bobbin Quilting with Michele Scott

Here’s a 19-minute lesson from Michele Scott about machine quilting using her bobbin quilting technique. Lively, [Read More]

Video: Lady of the Northern Lights

Video: Lady of the Northern Lights

Shari Guimont represents the Northern Lights Machine Quilters Guild of Duluth, Minnesota. The guild’s quilt, Lady [Read More]

Quilt Judge Scott Murkin: Making Choices

Quilt Judge Scott Murkin: Making Choices

Certified Quilt Judge Scott Murkin discusses the quilt judging process with AQS Executive Show Director Bonnie [Read More]

Double Prize Winner in 2015: It’s Easy as ABC for Janet Stone!

Double Prize Winner in 2015: It’s Easy as ABC for Janet Stone!

Quilter Janet Stone is on a mission to create 26 alphabet-oriented quilts and she’s halfway through! This one, A [Read More]

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