Plaid Party Block: a Free Quilt Block Pattern

I’ve been trying to look at my stash in creative ways.¬† This time, I wanted to play with different shades of blue and thus, “Plaid Party” was designed in EQ8. A very simple block in design, measuring 12″ finished, this quilt block uses your...

QuiltCon 2022 Recap

What a thrill it was to go to QuiltCon this year! The last time the Modern Quilt Guild held an in-person conference was 2019 in Austin. Latifah Saafir was the keynote speaker and artist. She is best know for her Clammy quilt and rulers, but her keynote presentation...

Tutorial: Partial Seams in an 18.5″ Block

I recently bought a fat quarter bundle and the coordinating panel from Sarah Watt’s new line: Stay Gold. Sarah Watts really touched on all of the decades in this line. There’s references to the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s in the color...