Follow suit

Have you read “Time Capsule Quilts” in the April TQL? The article is about Susan Shie, who is often referred to as an “outsider artist.” For an outsider, though, she’s pretty connected, to both her own daily life and to the events that shape our world as a whole. The story is about the way…

Remembering Eula Mae Long

We received the sad news today that Eula Mae Long of Salem, Oregon, passed away on February 4, 2013. Eula was a homemaker, seamstress, quilter, and published author. She enjoyed designing and making all manner of clothing during most of her life. It was in her later years that she discovered quilting and genealogy. Eula’s…

Do You Have Copyright Questions by Bonnie Browning

DO YOU HAVE COPYRIGHT QUESTIONS? Here are some answers for AQS contests. by Bonnie Browning, Executive Show Director The American Quilter’s Society has been receiving questions recently regarding copyright permission for quilts displayed in AQS contests. You can make quilts from many sources for your own personal use without obtaining any kind of permission; that…

Barn Quilts

One of a quilt editor’s greatest joys is hearing from a reader who has been inspired by the magazine. We were just delighted when TQL columnist Laura Fisher (“For All It’s Worth”) passed along this letter from reader Cynthia Weisz: “I thought you may like to see what the pictures of the Folky Four Block…