Things are Buzzing at The Bee!

These days, with electronic designing, rotary cutting, and machine quilting, our favorite projects are often done individually. But wait! What about all of the buzz that quilters used to create when they got together? Welcome to The Bee, with a nod to quilting bees that are (sadly) not so common any more. It’s a place…

What Does Appliqué Mean to YOU?

The simplest explanation of appliqué is to place one layer of fabric over another larger piece, and sew it in place. It’s a creative way to bring design elements to the forefront and make them the stars of your quilt. There are many ways to make beautiful appliqué, and no technique is the best. It…

MQP Summer Photo Tour 2015

My Quilt Place is working its way up to 20,000 members! There are quilters from all over the US and many other countries who swap fabric, share quilting knowledge, and ask questions and get answers. There are almost 32,000 photos and over 100 interest groups, plus personal pages for each member. Lots of chatting is…

Lively Linda Hahn

If you’ve ever been in a room with Linda J. Hahn, you’ll be smiling before you leave! It might not surprise you to know that Linda is a zumba fanatic. Her other passion is breaking complex quilt designs into easy-to-understand parts and adding her bright, lively sense of style. Named a National Quilting Association Certified…