International Quilt Study Center and Museum with American Patchwork and Quilting Radio host Pat Sloan Guests Curator Carol Ducey in the green and Communications Coordinator Maureen Ose in the blue gave me a marvelous tour of the International Quilt Study Center and Museum in Lincoln Nebraska. I even take you behind the sceens to the famous storage room! Listen in while they explain the current exhibit and the great features of the museum and graduate program.
Kathy Brown is going to chat about Quilts with fewer fabrics, Gina Reddin on Wood blocks, Patti Connor on her love of Applique and the American Patchwork & Quilting Editors on How Quilting changes everything
Kathy Brown from Teacher's Pet is so full of fantastic quilt ideas! From patterns, to books to rulers to that get the job done, Kathy is always creating. Today we are going to talk about her books, her fun rulers and she has some super quilting tips to share.
Gina Reddin is the designer behind Splinter and Threads. I look forward to catching up with her at the shows because Gina always has something new going on! Last time I saw her, she was demoing wood block carvings for creating designs on fabric. They are so fabulous I just had to have her join me to tell you about them!
I was walking by Patti Connor's booth and just got drawn in, don't you love when a designers work does that to you? Patti is as delightful as her quilts and she has some pretty fun and nifty quilt tricks to share with us today!
I am totally excited to learn about the Documentary on Barn Quilts and the Quilt trail, it is very exciting stuff! We will be talking working with Corduroy, why speciality rulers and banner making for everyone!
Have you stopped in Loft Creations? The awesome Stephanie Dunphy always has some cheerful project, amazing design, or super cute thing I need to get! (oh.. did I say that?). She has a new book out called “Uncommonly Corduroy” and it's fantastic! I LOVE Corduroy and never really thought about using it .. but Stephanie did! She is going to share a load of tips with me today, can't wait!
There is a documentary being made called "Pieced Together". It is the first documentary film about the American quilt square trail movement. It is directed and produced by Julianne Donofrio, who a Peabody award-winning producer and veteran of ABC News, “Pieced Together” tells the story of how one woman's love for her mother changed the American landscape. I can't wait to talk to Julianne about the Quilt Trail and her documentary.
Kimberly Einmo is an amazing teacher, designer, and author! I'm super happy to have her back on the show to talk about speciality rulers, why to use them and how to get the most out of them. Plus she has a new book coming out she is going to tell us about!
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