Prudence True

Sue Reich of  Washington Depot, Ct has generously allowed us to share a poem that she found and posted on her blog. Our staff laughed and laughed when we read it and we bet you will, too.  Be sure to read it to the end.  We think you will agree that quilters have a lot…

Ten Exercises for Quiltmakers

Many hours of cutting, sewing, and hand or machine quilting can take a toll on your body. According to medical sources, good posture and certain exercises can help relieve stress and prevent problems associated with repetitive quilt-related activities. Learn these ten exercises for happy and healthy stitching, republished with permission from Lourdes Hospital in Paducah,…

It’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

You’ve probably noticed that it is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s hard to ignore the color pink in October. There are activities promoting Breast Cancer Awareness everywhere.  And, isn’t that wonderful? I remember a time when breast cancer was never mentioned and if it was,  it was in whispers. Betty Ford deserves much of…

Free Roses Pattern

Nothing says “I love you” like red roses and this beautiful quilt will do the same. Cathy Wiggins created this design by using her Fabric Paint by Number technique. The design work has been done for you, so you can dive right into creating this cheery floral quilt. Get started on your own rose bouquet.…