Category Archives: Quilting Arts

Quilting Arts Holiday 2014

I received my copies of Quilting Arts Holiday 2014 yesterday, look at these cute little coat ornaments on the cover:


I’ve got 3 different patterns in it. As always, the stage them so well! I love the jewelled garland they used with my retro ornaments:


These mugs look great on my snowflake coasters:


And my jester baskets look great with these presents inside!


This magazine is full of great projects. Lots of great ideas for decorating and gifts this coming holiday season! There are plenty of process photos in each pattern:


I also had the neat surprise of finding this great ad for my new e-book Create Handmade Gifts for All:



It’s always exciting to see your work all gussied up in print! 🙂

My New E-book! Create Handmade Gifts for All

I’ve been mentioning a couple of mystery projects for the last several months…and today I can reveal one of them! 18 of my patterns that have been published in different Quilting Arts Magazines over the years are all together in one handy E-book! It’s called “Create Handmade Gifts for All” and is available to purchase right… Continue Reading

Free Motion Machine Sketching Blog Tour Day 2 | Diane Rusin Doran

Next on the blog tour for my new workshop DVD, Free Motion Machine Sketching, is Diane Rusin Doran who blogs at Ooh! Pretty Colors. I met Diane in the summer of 2011 in the green room of the studio where QATV is taped. I had taped 2 episodes of QATV and my first Quilting Arts Workshop Dyeing to Stitch the day… Continue Reading

My New Quilting Arts Workshop!!!!

I am so excited! My new Quilting Arts Workshop called “Free Motion Machine Sketching: Drawing with Thread from Birds to Botanicals” has launched!!! “Free-Motion Machine Sketching” is a 74 minute DVD or download, filmed on the set of Quilting Arts TV last September. In it, I teach you how to Free-Motion Machine Sketch lots of my favorite motifs and… Continue Reading