Blogs

  • Seven days until Houston!

    Now the countdown really begins--one week until the Houston festivities commence! Quilting Arts Magazine/Cloth Paper Scissors® are taking out four booths in the Make It University section (right smack in the middle of the vendor area) and we are planning...

    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 24 Oct 2006
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  • Studio News

    Wanted! If you have designed a studio space either in or outside of your home, and would like to share your space with the greater community, I'd love for you to tell me a little bit about your space . We're interested in stories about how you...

    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 3 Apr 2007
  • Four bits of news from Quilting Arts Headquarters

    1. Make It University! with Cloth Paper Scissors at International Quilt Festival is taking place in less than two weeks! If you can't come to the show (and we'll certainly miss you) you can still be a part of the fun if you send in some Fat Inchies...

    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 18 Oct 2007
  • Announcing the 2011 "Flavor of the Month" QA Calendar Finalists!

    Today’s the day we’re announcing the finalists for our 2011 “Flavor of the Month” calendar contest, so it only seems appropriate that I’m experiencing a chocolate hangover this post-Easter Monday morning. I don’t normally...

    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 5 Apr 2010
  • Announcing the International Quilt Festival: Quilt Scene Fabric Winners!

    I want to thank everyone for filling out the survey for IQF: Quilt Scene . Your answers are so helpful and will certainly assist in guiding the editorial for this very special magazine! Below is the list of the five winners for our first giveaway in celebration...

    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 16 Mar 2009
  • Feedback

    So, what did you think about the June/July issue of Quilting Arts Magazine? The art and artists we get to work with every issue are amazing. And this cover ; I love it! I find it very calming... It's the perfect issue to pack up and bring to the beach...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 10 Jun 2009
  • A day at the beach...

    Summer’s on its way... though you can't prove it by the weather we've been having! No trips to the beach yet, but that doesn't mean I haven't been anxiously awaiting that first dip in the ocean. With that in mind, I started thinking...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 19 Jun 2009
  • Cloth Paper Scissors “Winter Holiday Critter Stuffie” Reader Challenge

    The deadline for our “Winter Holiday Critter Stuffie” Reader Challenge is coming up on July 13 th and we thought it might be fun to do a mini-interview with the artist who inspired this challenge: Diana Trout. Diana’s Critters are adorable...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 24 Jun 2009
  • What spooked you?

    For our Popping the Question (p.12) in the July/August issue of Cloth Paper Scissors, we asked readers to share their scariest, freakiest, most terrifying art accident... And it sounds like our readers have gotten themselves into some frightening situations...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 26 Jun 2009
  • Announcing the Cloth Paper Scissors "Winter Holiday Critter Stuffies" finalists!!

    Today's the day! It was a tough call, but we have chosen the " Winter Holiday Critter Stuffies" finalists and would like the following artists to send their Critter Stuffies to Cloth Paper Scissors for consideration for publication. Please...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 31 Jul 2009
  • The August/September issue of Quilting Arts is ready for you!

    The August/September issue is on the newsstands! Another beautiful cover! It's so colorful...so summery. Check out the cover quilt, made by Frances Holliday Alford, on page 15 and see how she created it. It makes me smile just looking at it. And have...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 6 Aug 2009
  • Don't miss out!

    The September 8th deadline for the Cloth Paper Scissors' Sailor's Valentine Challenge is fast approaching! Have you sent your entry yet? We have received a lot of wonderful art and have lots to share with our readers. I hope you'll add yours...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 3 Sep 2009
  • "Sailors' Valentine" finalists!

    Congratulations!! We would like the following artists to send their Sailors' Valentines to Cloth Paper Scissors for consideration for publication. Please send your art to 23 Gleasondale Rd., Stow, MA 01775, if you use a carrier, or to P.O. Box 685...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 11 Sep 2009
  • International Quilt Festival/ Houston

    Greetings! As busy as we all were at Festival (check out Pokey's photos), it's not surprising that the time just flew by and here we are back in Massachusetts (a bit tired but truly inspired). It was a great week! We thought we were coming back...

    Posted to Barb's Blog by Barbara Delaney on 22 Oct 2009
  • Don’t miss out! Deadlines you don’t want to miss

    Happy new year from all of us here at Quilting Arts! We hope you managed to squeeze in some creative time during the holidays, along with special time with family, friends, and great food. In fact, if you created any unique gifts or projects, we want...

    Posted to Helen’s Blog by Helen Gregory on 6 Jan 2010
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