The Idea: participants exchange pieces of quilting cotton printed with a food theme. Each participant then uses her exchange fabrics to make foodie placemats.
This will be a centralized exchange. Participants will send me their fabric packets and I will sort them out and return them.
download from Quilting Arts Magazine
The above link will take you to the Quilting Arts Magazine website - you have to be a member to download the patterns, but you can create a (free) membership at the sign in...
again, i'm So sorry i dont have a camera to take a picture, but i can describe it.
first i'm REALLY excited that i made my first ever quilted tote bag! :)
it's done in "americana" fabric (red, white & blue of course) of different "flags".
do you know those signs that are on the tops of barns...
The other day when I was in the quilting store, I noticed a quilted vest (rag type pattern) and fell in love with it. Has anyone made quilted clothing, particulary a rag type vest.
Kathy mentioned in another thread that rag quilts are hard on the washer and dryer. I'm wondering if...
Does anyone know where I can find a pattern for a simple but nice looking tree skirt? The dog tpeed on the tree last year and when I went to wash the skirt, it pretty much disintegrated in the wash. TIA!
Hi - Dolphin inspired me to try my hand at this --and have been reading all the wealth of information here (thanks all) so went to Wally World bought some fat quarters, and cutting mat, rotary blade, and made two blocks the past weekend.
You have to realize that I CANT sew at all, have no...
I've heard a lot of people send out their quilt tops to be quilted. It seems pretty costly imo, but can see where it might be something people are interested in. I can't imagine wrestling a full size quilt on a little machine, but then again I haven't even stitched a square. rofl
I love poems and sayings of quilts!
Here's some more:
A day patched with quilting seldom unravels.
A quilt is a treasure which follows its owner everywhere.
Blessed are the Piecemakers.
Educate a man and you educate an individual -...