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Making Batik Fabric: A Behind-the-Scenes Look & Craftsy Giveaway

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Contests & Giveaways, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

See batik fabric designer Jinny Beyers photo journal from her trip to the factory in Indonesia where her newest collection, Malam, was made. PLUS, enter to win $100 worth of fabric from her gorgeous collection! Read more

Refresh Your Technique With 6 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Photography, Quilting, Sewing |

Ready for a tune-up? This roundup of new Craftsy classes is the perfect way to polish up your proficiency! Whether you quilt, sew or photograph, be prepared to rev your engine and zoom into challenging new projects, conquering essential skills and techniques! Read more

The New Craftsy App Is HERE and It’s FREE!

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Home & Garden, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Craftsy’s engineers have been busy, and we can’t wait to show you what they’ve created! Cue the launch of the newest version of the Craftsy app for iPhone and iPad, packed with amazing updates that makes it easier than ever for you to watch and enjoy your favorite classes. Of Craftsy’s three million members, more than one million are already using our app. Join the club and find out what you’ve been missing! Read more

Explore the Mystery and Drama of Bargello Quilts With Karen Gibbs

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Interested, yet a touch afraid, about Bargello? Don’t be! There's no Bargello monster under your bed, I promise! Join expert quilter Karen Gibbs as we explore the fun and drama of Bargello! Read more

Giving Back With Quilting: Quilts of Valor Foundation and Kimmy Brunner

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

Have you ever heard of the charity Quilts of Valor? The organization provides quilts for soldiers and veterans touched by war. Our very own Craftsy instructor, Kimmy Brunner, is raising funds for the Quilts of Valor Foundation. She wanted to share with you what this organization means to much her and how your quilt donation would contribute greatly in honoring those who sacrifice so much. Read more

Perfecty Pretty Patterns for Picnic Quilts

Posted by on Apr 13, 2014 in Quilting |

From sunny picnics in the park to outdoor concerts to July 4th parades, picnic quilts make it easy to enjoy the great outdoors. Here are some perfect patterns for picnic quilts to make and use while enjoying the fresh air and sunshine! Read more