Cabin Fever Relief

Just in time to relieve winter’s cabin fever — two new books from AQS Publishing. Both guaranteed to keep you and your sewing machine warm and cozy. First up is Rita Fishel’s latest fun-filled romp, Everyday Quilts. These are quilts that are a snap to make. They’re so easy, you’ll be happy to use them…

Template Technique

(Contributed by Marje Rhine, pattern editor for American Quilter magazine) Like many quilters,  I shied away from using templates for many years. When I did use them, I tried to cut around them with a rotary ruler firmly held over the edge of the template. But this didn’t work too well and I usually ended up taking…