Thread Theapy with Dr. Bob, Needles part 1
1 month | July 11, 2018Dr. Bob of Superior Threads talks through the use of needles in your quitling. Here is part 1 of his talk on needles.
1 month | July 11, 2018Carrie Nelson from Moda Cutting Table talks about Christmas projects in July - yikes, I guess it is time to start planning projects to get gifts made on time. The triangle pouch has several uses. Even better it doesn't need much fabric and a great way to use up scraps. She has
Giant Block Tutorial
1 month | July 10, 2018Ever wonder what a block would look like if you enlarged it into a huge size? How could you use the blocks to make a quilt? Erica of Kitchen Table Quilting is sharing monthly giant block tutorials in a 24" size. I love the combination of June and Feb blocks together. She
Visiting the Barn Quilt Capital Vlog
1 month | July 10, 2018If you recall, there was a vendor at our recent quilt show that sold Barn Quilts. I have always thought they were so cool but of course, living in Regina never had a place to hang one so never took the time to learn more about them. Stephanie, from Quilt Addicts Anonymous, shot a video
Easy Bargello Quilt
1 month | July 10, 2018Do you love bargello quilts but are a bit intimidated to make one? Here is a video by Donna from Jordan Fabrics using ombre fabric to make a much easier version of a bargello quilt. You cut strips but with the color variation in the fabric provides the change in colors that you see in
1 month | July 9, 2018A reminder on the Challenge issued by the Program leads, Colleen M and Elaine C. “New for me” – Try a new technique or a new block!Make a placemat with the size of your choice.We are suggesting that these placemats be donated to Meals on Wheels.Placemats will be judged in
How to make a Hanging Sleeve
1 month | July 6, 2018Rather than instructions, here is a video from Shabby Fabrics on how to make a Hanging sleeve. Hanging sleeves are useful for wall hangings, or for quilts you're bringing to quilt shows or competitions. Jen shows you how to add a hanging sleeve to your
Organize Sewing Supplies
1 month | July 5, 2018When you need a break from the hot temperatures this summer, here are 45 ideas from allpeoplequilt.com to organize your sewing supplies and
1 month | July 4, 2018If you need a quick project, check out this pincushion pattern from
Small quilts for Fun Summer Quilting
2 months | June 7, 2018Sheri at A Quilting Life is sharing Small quilts for fun summer sewing as part of her regular Mini Quilts and more series she posts on the first of every month. If you are new here, there is a theme for each month announced the month before. PDF patterns can be downloaded.
Tips and tricks from Splendid Sampler II Designers
2 months | May 31, 2018While this blog from Jane Davidson from The Splendid Sampler promotes the Splendid Sampler II Sewalong that will start on June 14, 2018, there are tips and tricks from the 80 designers that I found worth reading. A few of our Guild members made the first Splended Sampler. I
2 months | May 25, 2018Rob from Man Sewing has a new quilt pattern called Embers. According to Jenny Doan "this quilt is as easy as “sew-cut-sew!” Like our favorite disappearing blocks, Rob builds blocks out of strip sets, then chops and rearranges the pieces to create a truly random patchwork".