Quilting Arts Magazine, Dec. 2013/Jan. 2014







“Raspberry Delight” by Barb Forrister


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“Print” by Susan Fletcher King


Editor’s Note

It’s Your Turn

Call for Submissions

About Our Contributors

Replenishing Your Creative Well:
Fiber Art Groups
Lynn Krawczyk
Nurses connect through art quilts

Minding Your Business
Jane Dávila
Making the leap to full-time artist

Out of the Toolbox
Sue Bleiweiss
Jacquard Color Magnet
Create custom silk screens with EZScreenPrint

Reader Challenge Announcement:
In The Garden

Media We Like


Classifieds and Ad Index

Goddess of the Last Minute
Robbi Joy Eklow







Artist Q&A: Mary McCauley
Vivika Hansen DeNegre

Gallery: Beneath the Southern Sky
Inspiring quilts from Down Under and beyond

Results from the ‘Hands’ Reader Challenge

In the Spotlight
Ellie Malloch





Words to Quilt By
Susan Fletcher King
Select a personal guide word to influence your work

3-D Soft-Sculpted Flowers Mixed-Media Style
Barb Forrister

3-D Pop-Up Quilted Greeting Cards
Mary McCauley
An entree into dimensional work

Eye-Popping Texture
Margarita Korioth
Adding dimension with trapunto

Make a Village
Jacqueline deRuyter
Fabric houses with an art quilt flair

Collage to the Rescue
Bobbi Baugh
Bring new life to a discarded project


“Sunny Butterflies”
by Margarita Korioth

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Art Quilt, Quilting Arts Magazine, Reader Challenges
Kristine Lundblad

About Kristine Lundblad

Kristine is Associate Editor of Quilting Arts Magazine, Modern Patchwork, QuiltCon magazine, International Quilt Festival: Quilt Scene, Modern Patchwork Holiday and Quilting Arts TV.