Hi, my name is Jackie from Jackie’s Art Quilts. I love adding 3D embellishments to my art quilts. The method I am going to show is one of several ways I incorporate craft foam into my quilts using my original 3D technique. I call this my “Raw Edge” method. This wall hanging is based [...]
Have you had an ‘ah-ha’ moment? The kind that urges you to drop whatever you are doing and check to see if your idea works? That is exactly what happened to Annis Clapp, the designer of the Ultimate Seam Guide not too long ago…. As Annis says, “I was taking a short break to watch [...]
This Bird and Flower applique block comes to you, straight from My Whimsical Quilt Garden pattern pack. How perfect for a take along summer project. It would make an adorable bag or pillow. Or better yet get the whole pattern pack and make a whole quilt! Click here to download the pattern PDF. Enjoy!
Laura Wasiloski creates pictorial art quilts based upon stories of family, friends, home, and places she’s been. They’re usually narrative in nature, colorful, whimsical, joyful, and assembled in an improvisational manner. The following project “Nice Neighborhood” is an applique/hand embroidery project and comes from her book Fanciful Stitches, Colorful Quilts. Click here for the Project pdf. [...]
With Spring giving hints to warmer weather to come, it’s a great time for stocking fresh accessories for upcoming events and outings. Kathie Briggs a contemporary fiber artist and Creative Trouper, created this exquisite silk evening bag using fibers and materials from this months new product, Artful Fiber—A Mixed Pack of Fibers & Surfaces. Kathie’s instructions will help you [...]