In This Issue

Inside February/March 2009 Issue

 

Features

2008 Reader's Choice Awards
See what-and-who-other QN readers like best about the quilting industry.
  Hearts Alive!
Quiltmaker's Workship With Sonya Lee Barrington

Small quilts with hearts are what this art quilter for when she strip pieced and reverse appliqued her hand-dyed fabrics. Could a valentine for your sweetie be in the works?
  Scrap Strategies
By Irene Berry

Go ahead-throw it in! When you're making scrap quilts, more really is more. Here's how to make too much of a good thing work in your quilts.
  Fantastic Fabric Face
by Pamela Allen

Unconventional fabrics and wacky prints have more than personality-they have the hidden potential to become funky portrait quilts!



Patterns


Short takes
Foundation piece a rabbit; learn to bead as quickly as a bunny.

On the Cover

Happy Flowers by Hideko Kubota
Look closely at the quirky fabrics Hideko used and make your own version of her cool retro block.

In My Shade Garden
By Kathy Lincoln
Blur the line between traditional and artistic with this wall quilt.

Peach Cobbler
By Georgiana B. Fries
Hand applique a scrumptious array of peaches and cherries on this strip-pieced throw.

Dandelion Girl
By Sarah Maxwell and Dolores Smith
A pretty, feminine, and oh-so-chic bed quilt showcases a diverse line from Moda.

The Travel Blues
By Judith Baily
A two-color pineapple quilt for your bed is easy, fun, and accurate with foundation piecing.

Starring Tim and the Cousin Norma Earrings Part 1 of 3
By Marla Whalen
Strip piece the Lone Star in this black, white and hot pink shocker.

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Lone Star directions
Hi missypanther64, the directions begin on pg 88 of the Feb/March 09 issue. It's still available for purchase through the website, or by calling 1-800-590-3465.
Tim and Cousin Norma Earrings lone star
Where can I find the directions for the lone star located in the center of your quilt?

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