Quilts and textile art at AQC 2015

Yvonne Chapman ‘True Blue Mates’ from the True Blue Exhibition

Yvonne Chapman ‘True Blue Mates’ from the True Blue Exhibition

Quilters and quilt admirers, there’s an event coming to Melbourne next week you don’t want to miss. It’s the 11th annual Australasian Quilt Convention (AQC) Expo and Quilt Show, running Thursday April 16th through Sunday … Read More ...

QAL block two – Sewing machine

Snapshots quilt block

Melissa of Happy Quilting shares her “make” for month two of the Fat Quarter Shop’s Snapshots Quilt-Along (QAL). Though the patterns are offered up as a free download, the research done by St. Jude’s is not. They are asking participants of this year-long … Read More ...

Go on a quilting cruise


Not just quilting, but knitting as well.

It seems like a dream vacation to me. Quilt and Knit along with many industry experts while you cruise along to Alaska for 8 fun filled days. What could be better than that?… Read More ...

Churn Dash Stitch Along


Jenny, of Elefantz, offers us a sweet activity to mark the end of summer with her “12 Week Shabby Roses Churn Dash Stitch Along”. You’ll start by embroidering a design (each one unique) on a solid ground. This will become the center of a Churn … Read More ...