Traveling to Quilters by the Sea

Hey Everyone & A Big Welcome to New Subscribers! A few weeks ago, I took a short drive down to Wilmington by the sea to work with a wonderful group of art quilters. They call themselves Quilters by the Sea.  It’s really fun when teaching a new group to see the light bulbs go off […]

How is designing an art quilt like playing with legos?

Last time we talked about the initial stages of beginning a new original art quilt.  In this post, I will share one of my pieces I wrote 5 years ago on the subject of the elements of design and how to use them in your work. Yes I have been writing and learning and teaching […]

How to Design & Start an Art Quilt

Many of my students and readers online in my Facebook group, Joyful Art Quilting have been asking how to design and start an art quilt. It’s a loaded question, which begets many other questions. I think this question is so large it may actually be a series of posts. So let’s dive in… First of […]