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hand applique
Enjoy this interview with Marilyn Huntress, whose hand-appliquéd quilt, Vintage Tiles Revisited, won First Place in the Bed Quilts, 1st Entry in an AQS Paducah Contest category sponsored by Statler Stitcher. Here’s a full look at this lovely quilt!
It was a delight to talk to Mary Owens, the quilter whose wonderful Rose and Sage is in the December issue of TQL. Mary makes her quilts entirely by hand, because she loves hand sewing. Imagine that! One of the charming little (yes, only 4”) blocks is a tulip, with an appliquéd stem. We left...
This week’s Quilt of the Week features a breathtaking combination of hand applique, hand embroidery, fabric painting and stuff work. It is called American Still Life and was made by Sandra Leichner. The traditional imagery of this quilt looks like something from a tole painting.  Sandra explains that the meaning behind the quilt is very...
Darlene Christopherson shows us how to thread baste for hand needle turned applique.