Getting the point

Kathy McNeil told me how she came up with the inward-pointing prairie point border on the December TQL centerfold quilt, Audubon Christmas, and I had to smile. The innovative edge treatment really completes the look Kathy was after–that of an embossed Christmas card. “My uniquely creative spin on an old border idea was actually a…

AQS – Exclusive Representative for the Tentmakers of Cairo

Recently the Tentmakers of Cairo, Jenny Bowker as curator, and the American Quilter’s Society signed agreements designating the American Quilter’s Society as the exclusive representative of the Tentmakers of Cairo for the exhibition and sales of their applique art in the United States. A limited number of applique art made by the Tentmakers is now…

Elegant Cotton-Wool-Silk Quilts by Rami Kim

Add Rami Kim’s distinctive elegance to your quilts, wearables, and home décor projects. Centuries of Asian art and culture provide the inspiration for six one-of-a-kind projects in fabrics reflecting reverence for all things natural. Applique shapes are taken from paintings depicting nature — clouds, leaves, flowers, rocks, and mountains. Instructions for the ancient fabric arts…