Quilting Arts April/May 2011



See more art by Margaret Applin, Paula Chung, Vivika Hansen DeNegre, Mary Hettmansperger, and Jane LaFazio.

Upload photos of your “Stitch This!” machine-quilting practice to our Stitch This! Gallery.

Chat about the business of art quilting  in our Minding Your Business forum.

Vivika Hansen DeNegre

Judy Coates Perez


Zen Doodle Quilts
Laura Wasilowski

Spring in Full Bloom
Jeanelle McCall
Create a series of free-motion stitched wildflower art quilts

Using Digital Imagery in Quilted Collages
Margaret Applin

'Nostalgia Series'
Jane LaFazio
Stitched sketches and ephemera in art quilts

A Wholecloth Quilted Garden
Christi Beckmann
Adding layers of interest with stencils, stamps, and stitch

Feathering the Nest
Vivika Hansen DeNegre
Build a three-dimensional collage with scavenged studio scraps

Resists From the Kitchen
Lisa Kerpoe
Ingredient 3: Rice Baby Cereal

Metal as a Surface Embellishment
Mary Hettmansperger
Part 5:Found Metals

Stitch This! Free-Motion Quilting Motifs to Try
Heather Thomas
Part 3


Jeanelle McCall



Artist Q & A: Paula Chung
Pokey Bolton

America Celebrates! Quilts of Joy and Remembrance

In the Spotlight: Barb Forrister 

Jane LaFazio


Editor's Note

Letters from Readers

Call for Entries

About Our Contributors

Book Reviews

Minding Your Business
Jane Dávila
Digital Media and the Art Quilter


Classifieds and
Ad Index

Goddess of the Last Minute
by Robbi Joy Eklow


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