Quilting Arts Magazine, December 2012/January 2013






Artwork by Margaret Applin


View more work by Margaret Applin, The Quilt Divas, Pixeladies, Jeanne Aird, Linda McLaughlin, Ann Brauer, and Barbara Schneider

Find a link to a video of Ann Brauer’s studio floating down the Deerfield River in the wake of Hurricane Irene

See more entries from our “Staycation” Postcard reader challenge

Check out the latest digital media products from Quilting Arts

Learn about the newest Quilting Arts Reader Challenge


Art Cloth by Linda McLaughlin


Itajime Dyed Fabric by Jeanne Aird


Editor’s Note

Letters from Readers

Call for Submissions

About Our Contributors

Off the Page: Sketchbook Keeping for Textile Artists
Margaret Applin
Experiments with collaged imagery

Replenishing Your Creative Well:
Fiber Art Groups
Lynn Krawczyk
The Quilt Divas

Minding Your Business
Jane Dávila
Bringing a new product to the marketplace

Call for Submissions

Reader Challenge Announcement:
Map It Out

Media We Like


Classifieds and Ad Index

Goddess of the Last Minute
Robbi Joy Eklow





Artist Q & A: Kris Sazaki and Deb Cashatt of Pixeladies
Vivika Hansen DeNegre

Results from the ‘Staycation’ Postcard Reader Challenge

In The Spotlight
Dijanne Cevaal

A Visit with Ann Brauer
Kristine Lundblad

‘A Sense of Scale’ Gallery
Inspiring work from Studio Art Quilt Associates





Pattern Play with Itajime Dyeing
Jeanne Aird

Creating Thin Strips
Ann Brauer

Deconstructed Screen Printing Revisited
Linda McLaughlin
Using masks to create custom screens

Art Cloth
Barbara Schneider
From photograph to fabric

Stitch-Art Brooches
Serena Wilson Stubson
A sweet mixed-media project to stitch

Table Runner by Ann Brauer


Art Quilt, Quilting Arts Magazine, Reader Challenges
Kristine Lundblad

About Kristine Lundblad

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