Category Archives: Color

Exciting News!

We got some fantastic news this week – our “Love Your Mother” quilt challenge has been accepted as a juried exhibit for the International Quilt Festival in Houston for November 2018. I am so excited! Our top prize for the … Continue reading

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A Passion for Color

Hello from Portland Oregon. I am here over the weekend for the International Summit of the Color Marketing Group, sharing my passion for color with other trend forecasters and designers from around the world. This is a working conference, so … 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 – 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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Free Pattern – Infinite Expressions

This week’s exclusive Free Quilt Pattern features our spectacular, digitally printed Artisan Spirit Expressions panel, depicting the heavens in a splendid range of cosmic color. Multicolor nebula squares are alternately set between coordinating chevron blocks, finished with one bold, fiery … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Lotus Therapy

As I prepare to fly to England later today, I thought I’d share some images from my day at the Lotus Blossom Festival in the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in Washington DC. Last month during my trip to Sacred Threads, Donna … Continue reading

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Free Quilt Pattern – Color Flow

Caryl Bryer Fallert is an icon and matriarch of the art quilt movement (and the quilt textile industry) because of her stunning use of design and COLOR. Her quilts and her fabric designs have been inspiring us for decades, and … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Poppy Picnic

Does this remind you of Picnics with Grandma, or the Wizard of Oz? (Poppies and Plaid) Either way, this is such a fun combination of vintage sweetness and contemporary ZING! Our exclusive eQuilter FREE Quilt Pattern has oversized super-detailed Red … Continue reading

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Bark Cloth Makes a Comeback

This week we restocked our Bark Cloth department, which has been empty for many years, but now our suppliers are offering this vintage textured cloth again and I am thrilled! The origins of this type of fabric are actually from … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Rose Trellis

We know you just adore Roses. We’ve been saving this gorgeous 78″ x 78″ rose trellis quilt pattern just for you and your Summer rose garden. This exclusive eQuilter Free Pattern showcases our huge detailed 8″ Roses, set in a … Continue reading

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