Reader Challenge

Announcing “Necessity is the Mother of Invention” Reader Challenge finalists!

Announcing “Necessity is the Mother of Invention” Reader Challenge finalists! In the August/September issue of Quilting Arts, we presented the “Necessity is the Mother of Invention” Reader Challenge and our creative readers dug through their button box, notions treasure trove, and recycling bin to rise to the challenge! We received an ingenious range of creations—using dryer lint,…

Announcing “Year of the Rooster” Reader Challenge finalists!

“New Zealand Chook #4” by Susan Brubaker Knapp Announcing “Year of the Rooster” Reader Challenge finalists!   In the April/May issue of Quilting Arts, we presented the “Year of the Rooster” Reader Challenge and our creative readers flocked to the challenge! We received a spunky deluge of roosters, and combed our way through the amazing submissions. It was hard…

Announcing “Words of Wisdom” Reader Challenge finalists!

Announcing “Words of Wisdom” Reader Challenge finalists! In the February/March issue of Quilting Arts, we presented the “Words of Wisdom” Reader Challenge and our clever readers stepped up to the challenge! Each quilt passes on some sage teaching—whether with a witty or serious tone. It was hard to choose but we’re pleased and proud to announce the…

Enter ‘Flower’ Reader Challenge now!

There’s still time to enter Quilting Arts Magazine’s “The Language of Flowers” Reader Challenge but act fast!–entries are due Nov. 13. Flowers mimic our own human lives … a seed is planted, it grows and blossoms, it becomes magnificent, and it, alas, withers and dies. Flowers also seem to have moods, preferences, and, certainly, language.…

Who doesn’t want Fabulous Fabric?

Do you love to create hand-dyed or surface-designed fabric? Do you like to share your creations with other like-minded creatives? If you answered ‘yes’ to both of these questions, there’s still time to participate in our Fabulous Fabric Swap Reader Challenge! The challenge is simple: Create a surface-designed or hand-dyed fat quarter starting with 100%…

Announcing ‘Barnyard/Fair’ Reader Challenge finalists!

In the April/May issue of Quilting Arts, we presented the “Barnyard or Fair” Reader Challenge and our clever readers stepped up to the challenge! Each quilt was a charming and lovely waltz down memory lane of farms, county fairs, livestock, and family. It was hard to choose but we’re pleased and proud to announce the…