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Baskets and Blooms Week 6

Welcome to week 6 of our Baskets and Blooms Quilt Block Challenge! How have the last 5 weeks gone for you? We love seeing what you’ve been working one! This challenge features a quilt designed by Toby Lischko of Gateway Quilts and Stuff. This week we will be making four blocks!

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The Quilting and Sewing Sweepstakes Official Rules

The Quilting and Sewing Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 1. Sweepstakes Entry Period/Sponsor: The Quilting and Sewing Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00:01 AM Central Time (“CT”) on 05/26/20 and ends at 11:59:59 PM CT on 06/23/20 (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Sponsor:…

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Baskets and Blooms Week 5

Welcome to week 5 of our Baskets and Blooms Quilt Block Challenge! How have your blocks been going? We love seeing what you’ve been working one! This challenge features a quilt designed by Toby Lischko of Gateway Quilts and Stuff. This week we will be making two blocks!

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The Quilters Circle Podcast: MJ Kinman

I like to tell people I make the biggest diamonds in the world. The adventure started nearly 30 years ago when an image of a gorgeous gem captured my imagination. As a new quiltmaker, I was unsure how to transform that image into a quilt, but knew there had to be a way. I began searching for the right techniques and, seven years later, made my first gem. My series entitled “Bourbon Diamonds” celebrates Kentucky’s favorite spirit. My current series is based on the National Gem Collection at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.

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Baskets and Blooms Week 4

How is your quilt block challenge going? It’s week four and the vision of a beautiful quilt is coming together. Let’s keep your momentum going for our Baskets and Blooms Quilt Block Challenge! This challenge features a quilt designed by Toby Lischko of Gateway Quilts and Stuff. This week we will be making three blocks!…

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Community Quilt Along with Colleen Tauke

Welcome to the Community Quilt Along Series with National Quilters Circle contributor, Colleen Tauke! Download the free Charming Strips Quilt Pattern to work along with Colleen throughout the series. This pattern is a great way to utilize Charm Packs or scraps. Alternate the 9-patch blocks with simple strips in neutral colors and you have a wonderfully cohesive design. Make sure to invite your friends to join you in this Community Quilt Along too. Let's get quilting!

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Baskets and Blooms Week 3

Now that we are starting to get into the swing of things, welcome to week three! Let’s get some more blocks made for quilting challenge: Baskets and Blooms! This challenge features a quilt designed by Toby Lischko of Gateway Quilts and Stuff. This week we will be making three blocks! Looking for the fabric requirements?…

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Baskets and Blooms Week 2

Our first week of the National Quilters Circle Quilt Block Challenge: Baskets and Blooms was a great success! Are you ready for week two? This challenge features a quilt designed by Toby Lischko of Gateway Quilts and Stuff. This week we will be making three blocks! Looking for the fabric requirements? Find them here! This…

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The Quilters Circle Podcast: Daisy Aschehoug

Daisy Aschehoug’s quilts have been published in Modern Quilts Unlimited, Love Patchwork and Quilting, Simply Moderne, and Modern Patchwork. She’s won awards and has projects included in multiple compilations. Before quilting, Daisy guided rafts, fought wildfires, and facilitated contentious natural resource management plans. As a recent expat living with her husband and two sons in Norway, she is currently planning how to travel through Europe while sharing her love of quilting.

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