Author Archives: Kathy

Jack in the Blocks: A Visit with Colleen Hall-Patton

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer Colleen Hall-Patton! Colleen‘s quilt Jack in the Blocks is featured in the March/April 2017 issue of McCall’s Quilting. You can see more of Colleen’s work on her Facebook page. Read on, and don’t miss the giveaway at the bottom of the post! … Continue reading

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Hot Off The Press: McCall’s Quick Quilts April/May 2017

What has 13 fresh, fast quilt patterns, 2 step-by-step photo tutorials of fun quilting skills, pictures of 5 fabulous reader quilts, and lots of color options, quilting details, and more? The April/May 2017 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts, of course! This … Continue reading

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Full Bloom: A Visit with Allison Jensen

Welcome guest blogger and quilt designer Allison Jensen of Woodberry Way. Alli‘s quilt Full Bloom is featured in the March/April 2017 issue of McCall’s Quilting.    Hello! I’m Alli Jensen, the quilt maker behind Woodberry Way, and today I’m happy to be sharing about Full … Continue reading

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White Nights: A Visit with Rachel Hayes

Welcome back guest blogger and quilt designer Rachel Hayes. Rachel’s quilt White Nights is featured in the March/April 2017 issue of McCall’s Quilting. Read on and don’t miss Rachel’s giveaway at the bottom of the page!   Hello! I am Rachel M. Hayes and am happy to be … Continue reading

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Quilt The Blues Challenge Winners Revealed!

When the Quilt the Blues challenge was announced in the summer of 2016 (see our blog post here), we had no idea what kinds of quilts people would come up with using the packs of preselected blue fabrics. Entrants were … Continue reading

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Daisy Fields: A Visit with Kathy Sawyer

Welcome guest blogger, teacher, and quilt designer Kathy Sawyer! Kathy’s beautiful queen size quilt, Daisy Fields, is patterned in the March/April 2017 issue of McCall’s Quilting magazine. Hello McCall’s Blog Readers, It’s such a joy for me to communicate with you all … Continue reading

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The Best Block Of The Month Quilts Of 2017

We love Block of the Month quilts (BOMs)! With the start of a new year, it’s time to think about starting a new BOM. These carefully planned and paced quilt-making adventures are a great way to fit in a longer-term project … Continue reading

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Rainbow Lattice: A Visit with Heidi Pridemore

Welcome back guest blogger, teacher, author, and quilt designer Heidi Pridemore of The Whimsical Workshop! Heidi’s striking quilt, Rainbow Lattice, is on the cover of the February/March 2017 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts magazine. Hello fellow quilters, I am so happy to be a … Continue reading

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Hot Off The Press: McCall’s Quilting March/April 2017!

The new March/April 2017 issue of McCall’s Quilting is full of changes, and we think you’ll agree they’re all good! A new larger format with more pages and more quilt patterns (at the same price), more detail photos of quilting … Continue reading

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Tilting Windmills: A Visit with Diane Harris

Welcome guest blogger, quilt designer, and teacher Diane Harris! Diane‘s new twin size quilt pattern, Tilting Windmills, is in the February/March 2017 issue of McCall’s Quick Quilts magazine. Today I’m happy to share with you my Tilting Windmills design. Let’s start with some background. I … Continue reading

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