Monthly Archives: January 2011

Queensland Flood Appeal

The flooding in northern Australia has devastated many towns and cities. Half a million people don’t have electricity, almost 12,000 homes are completely flooded while almost 15,000 homes are partially flooded and people have lost their lives in the flash … Continue reading

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Sew it All Volume 2

Check out Sew it All Volume 2. The follow-up to the widely popular volume I edition includes 50 fun and simple projects for every season, such as a stylish fleece scarf, flirty A-line skirt, cute light switch cover and a … Continue reading

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Phyllis Schneck: Tucson Shooting Victim

Tragedy struck Saturday, as the shooting in a Safeway supermarket left 14 wounded and six dead, including 79-year-old avid quilter Phyllis Schneck. Phyllis was an active member of her community and created quilts that her church sold two to three … Continue reading

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Quilting for a Cause

Beginning in November, the staff of Fons & Porter Love of Quilting took on a month-long project of making quilts for troops in Afghanistan. With some help from supporters and volunteers across America and donating time before and after work … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative

Quiltmaker magazine is auctioning gorgeous quilts that were donated or made by their talented staff in order to support AAQI to find a cure for Alzheimer’s. Read more about the cause on the Quiltmaker Blog or see the quilts up … Continue reading

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