Quilting Arts August/September 2010



Download a design from Susan Brubaker Knapp.

See additional quilts by profiled artist B.J. Adams

View more work by Kirsten Chursinoff

Check out a couple more pieces by Jane Dávila

See another piece by Mary Hettmansperger

View additional art from Jude Hill

Check out more of the finalists’ quilts from our “How Entertaining!” Reader Challenge

Discuss the business of art quilting and get more tips on starting an art group in our Minding Your Business forum

Art by Susan Brubaker Knapp



Thread Sketching 101
Susan Brubaker Knapp
Lesson 4: focus on dimension

Creative Play with Discharge Paste
Ana Buzzalino
Adding and removing color

Weaving a Cloth Base
Jude Hill
The quilt as a canvas

Finding Your Unique Design
Terry White
Variations on a single motif

Framing Moments
Esteria Austin
From photo to fiber

Metal as a Surface Embellishment
Mary Hettmansperger
Part 1: Copper foil

Paintings of Fabric
Peggy Brown
Let the medium be your guide


Artist Q & A:
Cultured Cloth
Pippa Eccles
A conversation with art quilter Jeanette Gilks

Artist Profile:
B.J. Adams
Pippa Eccles

“How Entertaining!” Reader Challenge Results

In the Spotlight: 
Kirsten Chursinoff



Art by Jude Hill


Editor's Note

Letters from Readers

Call for Entries

About Our Contributors

Book Reviews

Announcing the Quilting Arts 2012 Calendar Contest

Minding Your Business
Jane Dávila
Starting a Small Art Group


Classifieds and
Ad Index

Goddess of the Last Minute
by Robbi Joy Eklow

Above art by Kirsten Chursinoff

Above art by Esterita Austin


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