This DVD by Kathy McNeil will show you how to make nine different bird blocks while learning five different methods of appliqué. The DVD includes: turning edges with sizing/starch, needle turn, freezer paper, raw-edge appliqué, and machine appliqué. Watch a demonstration creating a little nest of thread embellishment. Learn how to shade your pictorial objects…Details
Sandra Leichner, the AQS author of Hand Appliqué with Embroidery, shows how to make your quilts come alive with the right scale of embroidery threads.
Make Spectacular Log Cabin quilts like you’ve never seen before! Follow Robert DeCarli’s intriguing exploration of the traditional Log Cabin block. Insert a smaller Curved Log Cabin block in the corner of a larger, traditional Log Cabin block. Oriented one way, the curved block creates a “valley.” Rotate the curve for a “hill” effect to…Details
The Mother’s Day Quilters, originally from Marietta, Georgia, have been meeting for more than 30 years. As you might imagine, there’s been a lot of water under the bridge since the quilters first met in the 1970s. Lola McCracken’s article (“Two Weddings and a Funeral”, in the February TQL) is about the group, which still…Details
Jenny Bowker narrates this fascinating video featuring Tarek and Hosam, two of the Tentmakers of Cairo.
The American Quilter’s Society’s very own Meredith Schroeder is the 2013 Inductee to The Quilters Hall of Fame. We just couldn’t be prouder! This award is presented every year by The Quilters Hall of Fame to a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the world of quilting. Here is what The Quilters Hall…Details
Are you ready to visit your local quilt shop? January 24, 2013, is the day that quilters and quilt shop owners have been waiting for. It’s the day you can show your support for your local quilt shop and let them know how much you value them. Visit Your Local Quilt Shop Day is promoted…Details
The new, larger, Brooklyn Revolver will make cutting shapes from templates a breeze. This 14 inch turntable with cutting mat turns the templates so you don’t have to turn your body! It features a black & white mat for light and dark fabrics. It is gridded for your convenience and has four rubberized feet to…Details