Category Archives: Designers

How to Make a No Applique Quilt

Lisa Mullenburg creates adorable quilts that feature dogs, dinosaurs and owls among many other characters. Her story is interesting. She started designing quilts for her Mother to make, so that Mom could make quilts for each of her grandchildren. She … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman, Techniques | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Why We Love Aprons

I continue to be inspired by all the cute, fun apron patterns I am seeing everywhere. I mean, there is an entire magazine devoted to creating aprons. Apronology, by Stampington and Company, contains instructions for creating dozens of artful aprons. From … Continue reading

Posted in clothing patterns, Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Designer Spotlight- Interview with Ann Anderson

Ann Anderson is the designer who founded QuiltWoman.com. We sat down with Ann a couple of weeks ago to ask her about forming an online business, her inspiration and her artwork. Here is what she had to say in our … Continue reading

Posted in AccuQuilt GO!, Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman | 1 Comment

Six Free Quilt Patterns

Let’s face it. It’s fun to get free quilting anything. We shell out big bucks for fabrics and supplies so when we come across a great pattern we like it’s like heaven! Today we are sharing with you ten great quilting patterns just in time … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Interview with Designer Yolanda Fundora

Sideways Quilt Pattern by Yolanda Fundora Yolanda Fundora , an extremely prolific designer, author, graphic artist and children’s book illustrator, is one of QuiltWoman.com’s talented quilt designers. Recently, we had the pleasure of chatting with Yolanda about her work and her company Urban Amish. … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Interview with Designer Sue Beevers

Artist, author, designer, teacher, speaker, television personality Sue Beevers of Trillium Ridge Quilt Designs is in the Designer Spotlight this week. We recently had the pleasure to speak with Sue. Sue is a designer for QuiltWoman.com. Additionally, she designs fabric for Northcott and plays the cello! … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Quilt with Recycled Materials

Have you made a quilt with recycled materials such as old clothing, vintage linens, t-shirts, blue jeans and men’s ties? Whether you work from a pattern and incorporate found fabrics into the design or you design your own pattern, using recycled … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman, Trends | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Rag Quilting Round Up

What a great day to round up some wonderful rag quilt tutorials for our readers. The snow is falling, the fire is roaring and I am under a warm quilt. Did you get a chance to read our tips for … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, Fun!, QuiltWoman, Tutorials | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Bargello Quilting With Ease

So what exactly is a Bargello Quilt? By definition, a bargello quilt is one that is made of strips of fabric sewn together. Although beginning quilters find that it is very easy to create a bargello quilt, advanced quilters are also challenged since sewing the … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Designers, patterns, QuiltWoman, Techniques | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Found Fabric Project Sheets

  Do you have a stash full of fabrics just waiting to be used? “Found Fabric” Projects Sheets are downloadable instructions for creating unique and creative garments using patterns you may already have. With each project you learn how to … Continue reading

Posted in Designers, Fabric, patterns, QuiltWoman, Techniques | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment