Tag: Quilty Nov/Dec 2013

Quilty November/December 2013

The November/December 2013 issues of Quilty magazine is here again with numerous tips from the top quilters in the industry, 13 gorgeous and easy quilt pattern and a special article of the first Modern Quilters event. Read Quilty or…quilt something, OK? While you can purchase the quilt patterns individually, you can also purchase the full issue below…

Winter Frost

Cuddle up, snuggles. Size: 72″ × 96″ 12 (24″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Amy Ellis loves encouraging new quilters to find their creative passion. Check out her books Modern Basics, Modern Basics II, and Modern Neutrals.

Sunny Side Up

So, so happy. Size: 71½” × 92¾” 12 (17″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Anna is a mom to two crazy but incredibly inspiring little girls (“my noodleheads”). She loves to sew and be creative. Anna grew up sewing with her mom and while it definitely wasn’t her favorite thing…

Strawberries + Cream

Log cabin, lusciously. Size: 74″ × 74″ 36 (11″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Cynthia Brunz loves quilts that are simple yet colorful. She loves in Eugene, Oregon, where she is also a quilting instructor. Follow Cynthia atQuiltingIsMoreFunThanHousework.Blogspot.com.  

Russian Card Trick

Moscow, mama. Size: 60″ × 75″ 20 (15″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Tricia Lynn Maloney began quilting in 1996. Her first book was published in 2010 and since then, her work has appeared in numerous quilting magazines and books. Tricia weaves a tale of adventure and courage as she…

Hi

Hey, yourself. Size: 60″ × 78″ 12 (16″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Tony Jacobson is the Art Director for Easy Quilts. He and his wife, Jeanne, share many of the same passions— historic architecture, gardening, auctions and, of course, quilting. They share their home in Winterset, Iowa, with two…

Greyscale

It’s not warm—it’s cool. Size: 83″ × 90″ 110 (6″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: The Art Gallery Fabrics Design Team motto is, “Live in Your Fabrics”. They love to create stylish, fresh, and colorful designs. They live to inspire! To discover the world of Art Gallery Fabrics, get a…

Giggle Box

Laughter, low-contrast. Size: 71½” × 91½” 48 (10″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Tammy has been quilting since 1991. She now has her own design company, Tamarinis. She enjoys working with virtually any fabric, however, she prefers batiks, bold prints, and chicken prints: “If it clucks, it goes in a…

Gift Card Pockets

(Don’t) show ‘em the money. Size: 2¾” × 4¼” Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Emily Lang is a wife, mother, and part-time bookseller. She has a love affair with shrinking complex quilt blocks down to teeny-tiny sizes and can’t get enough of the bold saturated colors found in modern fabrics. To…

Dalliance

A modern kaleidoscope. Size: 67″ × 82″ 12 (15″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 3 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Jocelyn Ueng is the design manager for It’s Sew Emma Patterns. She enjoys the process of highlighting the beauty of fabrics in quilts and feels fortunate to have found this creative avenue! Visit Jocelyn at ItsSewEmma.com…

Colorful Chevrons

Color in yo’ face! Size: 64″ × 80″ 80 (8″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 1 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Christa Watson loves to inspire others to make their own quilts and have fun doing it. She enjoys life with her hubby and three kids in Las Vegas where she blogs about quilting, sells fabric…

Christmas Cards

Sweet ‘n’ Santa Size: 48″× 64″ 12 (16″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Krista Robbins is an avid quilter, cook, and homeschooler who loves to learn and to teach others. Krista lives with her husband and two teenage boys and is a member of the St. Louis Modern Quilt Guild.…

Carnival

Take a spin! Size: 40″ × 54″ 12 (12″) blocks Rating: Beginner Level 3 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Liz Dent got her first taste of patchwork in the 7th grade and has been hooked ever since! Liz is an interior designer with a passion for sustainable and accessible design solutions. Her style is all about pattern and precision,…

Black Arrow

This way to gorgeous … Size: 66″ × 77″ 42 (11″) blocks Rating: Beginner LEVEL 2 Buy This Pattern Designer profile: Designer Carl Hentsch started quilting in the late 90s. He learned by reading and watching Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting on public television. He has had original designs displayed in quilt shows and…