Monthly Archives: September 2017

Free Pattern – Alaskan Wildlife

Journey to the top of the world with this week’s Free Quilt Pattern, featuring the painterly illustrations of an Alaskan artist, with themes that will also be familiar to those who have been to the Northern Territories of Canada. This … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Wild and Free

Last night I returned from New York City, and in reviewing my photos I found I took a lot of pictures of horses! One of the photos is of the massive painting by Rosa Bonheur – “The Horse Fair” – … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Unicorn Trail Panorama

Your eQuilter Free Pattern this week features beautiful white unicorns in a fantasy garden paradise, filled with brightly colored florals and pairs of doves, swans and butterflies. The detailed shimmering bridge and distant white castle completes the shining dream world … Continue reading

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Weekend in The Big Apple

For our friends in Florida, we hope you are getting your power and water turned on soon. We know several folks affected by the hurricane, and have been in touch with those who had generators. Those who had little or … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Fantasy Forest

Your exclusive eQuilter Free Pattern combines the gorgeous ‘Fantasy Forest’ collection together with ‘Fantasia’ by artist Chong-A Hwang. This Dazzling 60″ x 55″ wallhanging invites you to walk through the garden gate, to swirling branches and multicolor florals of the … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Teddy Bear Hugs

I had a teddy bear when I was a kid. I bet you did too. When I was scared, I would hide under the covers and clench my bear tightly…and I would feel safe. Last week I spoke about our … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Dream Big Floral

  Fans of Georgia O’Keeffe have been collecting all the colors of Jeanie’s gorgeous large scale floral panel, and this week’s Free Quilt Pattern gives us an ingenious way to use TWO panels – one as the center of focus … Continue reading

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When There Are No Words….Pray, Donate & Make Quilts

For those of you facing Hurricane Irma, the Western Fires, or the earthquake aftermath, we are just holding our breath and hoping…praying that you are all safe. 2 days ago Mayor Tim Kerner (Jean Lafitte, LA) drove a truck full … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Caravan

Join the Elephant Caravan with this week’s exclusive eQuilter Free Quilt Pattern, featuring the fascinating artwork of Dan Morris. These opulent pachyderms are filled with kaleidoscopic designs, set in the colors of Earth and Sky. A parade of elephants marches … Continue reading

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What To Do

Texas flooded, Western Fires, and now Irma approaching. We all know someone who is or will be affected. As quilters our first instinct is to help. Now is the time for us all to give to grassroots organizations that are … Continue reading

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