What Makes a Crazy
Quilt a Crazy Quilt? by Merikay Waldvogel
Merikay is a nationally recognized quilt historian. We
are pleased to publish her essay on our favorite subject.
A Cooperative Crazy
Quilt for a Civil War House Museum: Part I by Cindy
The creation of an historically accurate crazy quilt for a
local museum: Cindy recounts how she accomplished this with
her online volunteers. Fan patterns and much technical
advice is included.
Retreat: Road Trip to Wichita
Barbara writes an account of her group's retreat with some
by Pamela Kellogg
Pam shows an easy way to put glitter on your fabric and
Easy Steamy Curves
The curved "piecing" here is really appliqué. Learn Allie's
fast and easy technique.
In her continual quest for three dimensional flowers, Allie
experiments with a vintage craft.
Keeping it Simple:
Easy Seam Templates by
Maureen's low-tech and intricate homemade templates will
give your seams and motifs exactly the look you want.
Lynn makes these art dolls with a contemporary flair so
easy to create.
What a great cause, fabric postcards for our troops!
Lynn explains how we all can help.
From Bracelet to
Dimensional Seam Treatment by
Lacy and dimensional, this beaded seam treatment presented
by Leslie has its roots in the Native American tradition.
Breast Cancer Quilts by
Leslie and two of her crazy quilting groups
create three beautiful quilts to benefit breast cancer
Crazy Quilt Travel Cup by
Kimber personalizes a special cup for Mother's Day.
Recovering a Vintage
Pin and Thread-keep Rocking Chair by Janet Popish
Janet restores a vintage pin cushion in CQ style.
by Dakotah Davis
Dakota's beaded and stitched motif is a classic. Here's
how to make your own.
A Simple, Quick
Technique That Unifies a Block by
This design pointer from Sharon is not to be missed.
2009 Crazy Quilt
Retreat in Omaha by Mona Berning
Mona tells us everything we need to know about attending
this year's Crazy Quilt Retreat in Omaha.
Update on My Weight
Loss Journey by
Rissa Peace Root
Editor Rissa Peace Root shares her successful journey
towards health and fitness.