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Explore Quilting with Rulers

Have you ever tried to free-motion quilt a circle? How about a straight line? Have you ever wanted to create perfect hearts, stars, or flowers on your quilt? Whether you are quilting on a domestic machine or on a longarm, rulers can help you “stay in the lines” and create… Read More

Textile Talks | Quilts of South Africa

Textile Talks features weekly presentations and panel discussions from the International Quilt Museum, the Modern Quilt Guild, Quilt Alliance, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Studio Art Quilt Associates, and Surface Design Association. The programs are held online at 2 pm. Eastern (11 am Pacific) each Wednesday.  From the… Read More

All About Zippers

Join Sue Bouchard for an A-Z tutorial about zippers! Discover the ins and outs of zipper anatomy and construction. Watch as Sue demonstrates zipper installation and gives helpful tips to determine the size of zipper your project requires. After the webinar, put your new knowledge to use when you use… Read More

Textile Talks | Quilts of Southwest China

Textile Talks features weekly presentations and panel discussions from the International Quilt Museum, the Modern Quilt Guild, Quilt Alliance, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Studio Art Quilt Associates, and Surface Design Association. The programs are held online at 2 pm. Eastern (11 am Pacific) each Wednesday. Preregistration is required… Read More

Textile Talks | To Honor and Comfort: Native Quilting Traditions

Textile Talks features weekly presentations and panel discussions from the International Quilt Museum, the Modern Quilt Guild, Quilt Alliance, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Studio Art Quilt Associates, and Surface Design Association. The programs are held online at 2 pm. Eastern (11 am Pacific) each Wednesday. Preregistration is required… Read More

The Ins & Outs of Writing Quilt Patterns

Have you ever wondered how quilt designers turn an idea into a finished quilt pattern for other makers to use and love? Learn the ins and outs of writing quilt patterns from this panel webinar! Join designer and technical editor Yvonne Fuchs, along with pattern designers Melissa de Leon Mason… Read More

Visible Mending

Sashiko, the ancient art of Japanese mending, uses a simple running stitch to create beautiful and functional designs. Join Kate Ward as she shares her secrets on how to mend your clothes with sashiko, including how to get straight and even stitches, the best materials to use, and how to… Read More

Textile Talk | Quilts and Health

Textile Talks features weekly presentations and panel discussions from the International Quilt Museum, the Modern Quilt Guild, Quilt Alliance, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Studio Art Quilt Associates, and Surface Design Association. The programs are held online at 2 pm. Eastern (11 am Pacific) each Wednesday. Preregistration is required… Read More

The Inside Scoop on Quilt Judging

Have you ever wondered just what that quilt judge thinking when they gave you their comments or awarded THAT quilt a ribbon? Join NACQJ Certified Quilt Judge and former QuiltCon Judge Nancy Fuka for a peek behind the curtain of mystery into the sanctum sanctorum of the judging room. She’ll… Read More

Textile Talk | Introducing The Quilt Index

Learn how to use the Quilt Index to research quilt history, discover inspirational ideas for your own creative work, preserve your own quilt history, and teach others about quilts and their makers. The Quilt Index, an extraordinary freely-accessible digital humanities resource, is already preserving images and stories of nearly 100,000… Read More