Author Archives: Carrie Sisk

Stamp Pad: A Visit with Wendy Sheppard

Welcome back guest blogger, quilt designer, and author Wendy Sheppard. Wendy’s new quilt, Stamp Pad, features a clever block design is a modern interpretation of a postage stamp. The large block patches are great for showing off large prints in … Continue reading

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Travel Plans: A Visit with Abigail Dolinger

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer, Abigail Dolinger. Aby’s new quilt pattern, Travel Plans, uses an elongated version of the classic Trip Around the World quilt block. Her easy-to-piece table runner quilt pattern is refreshing. Whether you choose coordinating prints … Continue reading

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10 Days of Quilting & Textiles: Korea

Quilting has a history that spans the world. A culturally diverse art form, it has been approached in a variety of ways from different peoples across the globe. For those of us that appreciate and respect quilting for its history, … Continue reading

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Best Day Ever: A Visit with Kathryn Simel

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer, Kathryn Simel. Kathryn’s new wall quilt pattern, Best Day Ever, uses easy pieced alphabet blocks to make this quilt quick to assemble. It’s a lovely design and we’re proud to feature it in the McCall’s Quick … Continue reading

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Bow Tie Wreath: A Visit with Abigail Dolinger

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer, Abigail Dolinger. Aby’s new quilt pattern, Bow Tie Wreath, uses large quilt blocks and quick piecing techniques for the 9-Patch units in the quilt blocks. It’s a lovely design that comes together quickly! You’ll find … Continue reading

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Hot Toddy: A Visit with Patricia Bochey

Welcome guest blogger, quilt designer, and longarm quilter, Patricia Bochey. Pat’s new quilt pattern, Hot Toddy, uses small, easy-to-piece quilt blocks that come together to create a vibrant, welcoming table decoration for your holiday entertaining. It’s a stunning design! You’ll … Continue reading

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Winter Migration: A Visit with Sharon Parcel

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer, Sharon Parcel. Sharons’s new quilt pattern, Winter Migration, combines Flying Geese sashing strips and Martha Washington’s Star quilt blocks. It’s a stunning design! You’ll find this quilt in the McCall’s Quilting November/December 2016 issue. We’re happy to have Sharon here … Continue reading

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Pineapple Patch: A Visit with Deanne Eisenman

Welcome guest blogger, quilt designer, and author, Deanne Eisenman. Deanne’s new lap quilt pattern, Pineapple Patch, combines piecing, appliqué, and Civil War reproduction prints to create a quilt with style. You’ll find this quilt in the McCall’s Quilting November/December 2016 issue. We’re happy to … Continue reading

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Gift Baskets: A Visit with Jennifer Thomas

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer, Jennifer Thomas. Jennifer’s new quilt pattern, Gift Baskets, is a spin on the classic basket design, surrounded by a pieced border and appliquéd vines and flowers. Red quilts are fun, but why not make it a … Continue reading

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Good Cheer: A Visit with Jen Daly

Welcome guest blogger, quilt designer, and quilting teacher, Jen Daly. Jen’s new table runner quilt pattern, Good Cheer, blends traditional quilt blocks with a fun, updated color palette. You’ll find this quilt in the Quick Quilts October/November 2016 issue. We’re happy … Continue reading

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