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  • Make a Modern Memory Quilt with Ties

    So many of our fathers, grandfathers, brothers, and uncles have worn ties to work every day or for special occasions. Trish Bowman makes a memory quilt, using ties in a herringbone pattern, on ' Quilting Arts TV' Series 1600. When their tie-wearing days are over, there might be 30 or more ties...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 14 Jul 2015
    Filed under: Memory Quilts, Patchwork Quilt, Handmade Quilts
  • 10 Ideas for Using Up Fabric Scraps

    Scraps, scraps, scraps! If you create fiber art , fabric scraps are a way of life. Too pretty (or expensive) to throw away, too many to keep contained. They must be good for something! Don't let fabric scraps take over your studio. Learn how to turn them into fabulous scrap quilts with Alex Anderson...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 13 Mar 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, Memory Quilts, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting Designs, Fabric Art, Quilt Patterns, Art Quilts, Quilting Techniques, Dyeing Fabric, Handmade Quilts, Small Quilting Projects, Easy Quilt Patterns, Printmaking
  • Stitch Generations Together with Photo Memory Quilts

    For the last few years I've been working with the same talented crew twice yearly at "Quilting Arts TV" tapings. While the TV show and videos are being recorded, I sit in the control room along with three videographers and monitor the action. It is a friendly crew with a fun and youthful...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 18 Feb 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, Photo Quilt, Memory Quilts, Quilting Designs, Quilting Techniques, Handmade Quilts
  • Make Picture Perfect Photo Quilts

    In the old days of making photo quilts , several years back, I felt lucky if I was able to achieve a decent image transfer, let alone worry much about cropping the image in an 'artistic' way. Photo quilt by Lesley Riley, using TAP image transfer paper and modern piecing. With the ease of taking...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 19 Jan 2015
    Filed under: Surface Design, How to Quilt, Photo Quilt, Memory Quilts, Quilting Designs, Quilting For Beginners, Quilting Techniques
  • How to Make a Memory Quilt 4 Ways

    Memory quilts can take many forms and fiber artists create them for many reasons. A memory quilt can be made with clothing, such as a t-shirt quilt or an art quilt that features fabric or even an entire garment from a loved one. Image transfers are often used to make photo memory quilts. And journal...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 29 Dec 2014
    Filed under: Surface Design, How to Quilt, Photo Quilt, Memory Quilts, Patchwork Quilt, Quilting For Beginners, Art Quilts, Handmade Quilts
  • Personalized Quilts and Pockets of Encouragement - Stitching the Gift of Compassion

    Custom quilts to comfort a friend going through a tough time or to honor the memory of a loved one can take many forms. These personalized quilts can be as private as making memorial quilts from the ties or flannel shirts of a beloved grandfather or as public (but no less heartfelt) as worldwide endeavors...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 8 Oct 2014
    Filed under: Memory Quilts, Art Quilts, Handmade Quilts
  • Memory Quilts Made Easier with TAP

    Recently, I was looking through pictures of bird art I've made over the years. After the winter we've had, just seeing this bird building its nest on the flowering apple branch makes me happy! Spring has arrived (by the calendar, at least), and that means that even if it snows again, the wintry...
    Posted to Quilting Daily by VivikaEditor on 20 Mar 2013
    Filed under: How to Quilt, Photo Quilt, Memory Quilts, Quilting Supplies, Fabric Art, Art Quilts, Handmade Quilts
  • Making Memory Quilts and Personalized Quilts: 5 Memory Quilt Ideas from Quilting Arts

    In this free eBook, we’ve assembled some of our favorite articles from past issues of Quilting Arts Magazine that incorporate personal images, writings, and mementos in artful and unusual ways to create your own memory quilts. Margaret Applin takes a playful approach to fabric collage to create...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Articles by pippapatchwork on 11 Aug 2010
    Filed under: free ebooks, Memory Quilts, journal quilts, personalized quilts
  • Making Memory Quilts and Personalized Quilts: 5 Memory Quilt Ideas from Quilting Arts

    At Quilting Arts , we’re known for our nontraditional approach to quilting, so of course we wanted to think of how we could enliven the concept of a memory quilt. In this free eBook, we’ve assembled some of our favorite articles from past issues of Quilting Arts Magazine that incorporate...
    Posted to Quilting Arts Articles by Larissa Davis on 11 Aug 2010
    Filed under: Quilt projects, free ebooks, Memory Quilts
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