The man who kept a quilt for 70 years.

After World War II, thousands of families were sent packages of food from strangers in the U.S. Nine-year-old Joseph Briddock and his family were given something unexpected. He still remembers the moment it was opened. Their CARE box held something unexpected and overwhelming. Photo from BBC.com Enjoy this moving article, written by Camila Ruz for…

Positive, Friendly Michele Scott

Michele Scott wins friends and influences quilters in classes across the United States and Canada with her positive, upbeat style. She is passionate about quilting and designing and has an incredible eye for color. Michele recently took a few minutes out of her busy schedule (she’s also a school teacher!) to answer a few questions:…

Math. It’s not just for students.

It’s interesting to see the mathematical concepts that we learned in school put to good use…quilting use, that is! Elaine Krajenke Ellison makes one of a kind quilts communicating her love of mathematics and quilting. She’s a retired high school teacher who now teaches quilters. She also teaches future teachers how to use quilts as…