Since 1975 more than 10,000 visitors from all 50 states and 27 foreign countries flock to Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show that is always held on the second Saturday in July. The annual Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show™ (SOQS) is internationally recognized as the world’s largest outdoor quilt show and quilt sale, displaying more than 1300 quilts … [ 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! ]
Nine of the best free sewing tutorials for sewing notebooks, journals and simple book covers. Find the method, style and skill level you want from this free sewing video series we have curated for you. Simply hit the play button to watch the the first video within the series, scroll through the playlist for more … [ 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.
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! ]
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! ]
Designed in perfect proportions to the original Canadian flag, “Oh, Canada!” pays patchwork homage to this symbol of Canadian spirit and drive. Make one block or make a dozen. Piece the fabric together from scraps to echo the diverse nature of Canada, or make it solid to showcase the fabric. This pattern … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Fresh Quilting is a new public television show co-produced by the Modern Quilt Guild (MQG) and KS Productions. Fresh Quilting airs this February 2017 with an all-star lineup of modern designers and quilters. In this new modern quilting series, innovative modern quilters reinterpret traditional techniques with a fresh, modern aesthetic! In each episode, leading … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Laura Coia demonstrates how easy this quilt is to make using Quilting Confections free pattern: Shades of Grey quilt block of the month.