Celebrate Kathy Schmidt: artist, teacher, author, blogger, rule-breaking quilter, surface designer, fabric dyer – she wears so many hats.
Meet Ellen Lindner, the Adventure Quilter – art quilter, author, teacher and very fun gal to begin with
Meet my friend Martha Wolf. She lives in Texas, I never see her, but I feel connected (not only) – through quilting
Mary M. Hogan is a quilter, teacher, author of meanwhile four books – and a wonderful woman. She’s also member of the Greater Ann Arbor Quild Guild, which is great, because this way I get to meet her not only in her workshops, but also at guild meetings. At least online, recently.
Meet my friend Becca Fenstermaker of Pretty Piney. Becca is an avid (art) quilter, pattern designer and story teller. Her sense of humor is legendary.
Taking classes is more than learning a new technique: it’s meeting like minded people, making friends, sharing and exploring. So, going to classes is great. And it’s even greater, when the classes come to you!
No, this is not about our cat. It’s about our new normal, the world we live in right now. And about how we cope. Especially how quilters cope. And, let’s be clear: a whole bunch of my beloved fellow quilters belong to that group of very vulnerable folks, that need to be especially careful to not catch that lousy virus. But these very quilters are also darn smart, upbeat and openminded. And that’s what this post is all about.
Meet textile artist Debbie Grifka and her signature modern quilts. She is known for her minimalistic design and masterly use of lines.
You are a quilter and a tea drinker? Well, you really should consider buying a bunch of coffee filters. Seriously. You won’t regret it. I took both GAAQG workshop classes… Weiterlesen
Contemporary African American Quilts On my way up north (that’s what Michigander call driving more or less northbound to spend a weekend or vacation at one of the Great Lakes),… Weiterlesen