Category Archives: Guest Writers

Quilting: Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics

Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics By Kathy Mathews Recently my quilt guild had the opportunity to apply to have quilts with a pre-chosen topic be shown at a Major Quilt Show. It was pretty exciting and I submitted mine … Continue reading

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Quilting: What Is The Most Important Part of A Quilt

What’s the most important part of a quilt? By Kathleen Mathews   I have a quilt in my head nearly all the time. I might be thinking about one I’ve made, am making or want to make. Those frisky quilts … Continue reading

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Craft Project – Fly Your Own Flags

By Jamie Fingal Jamie is author, teacher, and now, fabric designer! ┬áBe sure to visit Hoffman Fabrics and check out the Heart & Soul Sisters line. ┬áThis fabric line is also featured in our “Cut to the Point” Quilt Contest … Continue reading

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Free Project: Make a Messenger Bag & iPad Case

Messenger Bag & iPad Case by Liz Kettle Nothing says back to school like a brand new book bag! Times have changed though, and in addition to the traditional bag, we need an iPad or Tablet case too. These simple … Continue reading

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Sewing for the Very First Time

by Kathleen Mathews The first time you do something is often memorable and if you close your eyes you can conjure up poignant memories of many first time experiences. Nothing has better memories for me than when I learned how … Continue reading

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