We have a great deal of free content here on Quilting Daily , and we want to share it with you and your friends! So we selected a Baker's dozen of our favorite quilt art projects, downloads, and tutorials for you to learn from, make, and keep. Wonky Fabric Trees by Melony Miller Bradley are easy...
Handmade Quilt Art
12 Dec 2014
Filed under: Filed under: Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Techniques, Art Quilts, Quilt Patterns, Fabric Art, How to Quilt, Small Quilting Projects, Easy Quilt Patterns, Quilted Gifts, Holiday Quilts, Quilted Bags
Whether you are preparing for a craft or art fair or you want to get a start on quilted gifts for the holidays, it pays to get organized. That way, you won't be swamped as the deadline approaches, and you'll have more time to enjoy your customers or time with friends and family. For advice on...
Quilted bags are among my favorite sewing projects. Why? They are easy to make and it's one project where no one ever asks, "What are you going to do with it?" Everyone knows how useful bags--especially quilted tote bags--can be. In my opinion, you can never have enough. Most tote-style...
I must be the queen of the tote bags. I have them in all shapes and sizes, from the $1.99 variety with department stores logos to artfully hand-crafted varieties. Reversible Patchwork Tote by Pokey Bolton, featured on "QATV." I like to stitch totes to give to my friends--tote bags make especially...
From quilted tote bags to little purses, I'm kind of a sucker for handmade bags. My mini coin purse. Whether simply stitched or pieced and quilted, bag patterns come in many varieties. Once you find a couple of favorites, you can change the look and style just by changing the fabrics and embellishments...
We're nearing the end of our Pass On Your Passion celebration of National Craft Month and Giveaway Extravaganza , so I thought I'd sneak in a few more treats for you to enjoy and pass on to others. Today I'm sharing three easy quilted bag patterns for you to make and share. Each uses a patchwork...
Heading out for a party on New Year's Eve and want to carry a stylish bag? Resolved to carry an eco-friendly tote bag rather than choose paper or plastic in 2010? Still looking for a last-minute homemade gift to whip together before Christmas? Maybe you just can't get enough quilted handbags...
When we launched the Quilting Arts Community last spring, we hoped to build a place where contemporary quilters, mixed-media fiber artists, and others could share information and inspiration in forums, through videos, and in our online galleries. At the same time, we wanted to make it easy and fun to...
22 Oct 2009
Filed under: Filed under: Surface Design, Machine Quilting, How to Quilt, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting For Beginners, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric, Handmade Quilts, Quilted Bags
Handmade quilts come in a variety of forms, from small works of art to large, functional pieces. The exact definition of "handmade" is also quite broad and includes quilt that are constructed with machine stitching. No matter the kind of handmade quilt you are creating, the Quilting Arts blogs...
28 Sep 2009
Filed under: Filed under: art quilt, Machine Quiting Techniques, scrap quilt, Quilted bags, quilt projects, quilting stitches, applique quilting, sewing techniques, memory quilts, small quilts, quilting material, quilt binding, quilting supplies, quilt designs, handmade gifts