Butterflies signify resurrection, hope, joy, and new beginnings! Butterflies are a symbol of; transformation, change, and rebirth. Out with the old and in with the new! Watch this fantastic (and free!) video quilt-along series with Sheri Cifaldi-Morill of Whole Circle Studio! Butterfly Bunch is a fun wall-hanging / mini quilt created with foundation paper piecing techniques. Stitch … [ Read More at SWN! ]
A paper pieced, quilted notebook / journal cover makes a thoughtful gift for Mother’s Day. Lisa Capen shows us how she created this lovely quilted journal cover using a paper piecing method and some beautiful fabrics, walking you through the entire project from start to finish. The PDF pattern download, available from Etsy, provides a … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Dimensions is an 11-month block of the month series that runs February 2018 through December 2018. There are 11 block designs and the quilt will measure 80-inches square when completed. The quilt used Kinkame Shades and American Made Brand Solids by Clothworks. The color change happens naturally when you cut the fabric apart…” Quilt Addicts … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Rose Johnston from Threadbare Creations designed a beautiful free Christmas quilt block that you can use to make lots of wonderful Christmas things such as pot holders, hot pads, fresh table runners, mini quilts, festive wall-hangings, cheerful pillows, and sew many more possibilities for this festive holiday season! Go to Threadbare for the Free Quilt Block … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Didn’t make it to Houston this year? See what caught Angela’s eye at her first Quilt Festival and SUBSCRIBE to her ✨ NEW All-Midnight Quilt Show channel! Watch the video: The Midnight Quilt Show is a free YouTube series that celebrates late-night cutting, piecing and quilting. Each week, host Angela Walters brings you a quick and quippy … [ Read More at SWN! ]
INTERNATIONAL QUILT MARKET/HOUSTON October 28-30, 2017 Classes begin October 26 George R. Brown Convention Center Houston, Texas, USA http://quilts.com/quilt-market-houston.html TEXAS QUILT MUSEUM Market is a credentialed trade show, and not open to the general public. View credential requirements HERE. Try Craftsy Unlimited, watch everything free!
We’ve really enjoyed the free Minute Motif video series from Handi Quilter. Minute Motifs spotlight fun and quick designs you can practice and customize for your own quilting projects. Practice by following patterns with your finger before quilting them. Once you get the feel for a design, you’ll discover ways to nest and repeat. As beginner … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Luana Rubin from eQuilter discusses her favorite quilt festivals around the world, including Tokyo, Birmingham, Toronto, Mexico, and more! Watch the videos below to learn about quilt festivals world-wide: Flynn Multi-Frame Quilting System – $149.00 from: Sewingmachinesplus Inc. Try Craftsy Unlimited, watch everything free!
Did you know that AccuQuilt has a gallery located at the AccuQuilt Headquarters in Omaha, Neb? You can visit the gallery and enjoy incredible artwork showcasing brilliant quilters. Quilts from both the AccuQuilt private collection and some special curated quilt exhibits are featured in revolving exhibits throughout the year. Take a look at some of … [ Read More at SWN! ]
In between episodes of the Midnight Quilt Show, Angela Walters of Quilting Is My Therapy, films glimpses into her busy quilting life! Angela loves everything related to quilting! Angela started her quilting career over ten years ago at the side of her husband’s grandpa. Grandpa taught Angela the art of quilting by patiently helping her create her … [ Read More at SWN! ]