Eureka Springs, Ark. (Winner 2011): This late-1800s Victorian spa retreat is known for everything from its Queen Anne–style B&Bs and its shows to its historic downtown. (From: Coolest Small Towns in America)
Into Africa: Quick Fat Quarter-Friendly Novelty Lap Quilt Pattern Designed by COLLEEN REALE & CHLOE ANDERSON for TOADUSEW Made by MARTHA PULLUM Machine Quilted by ASTA DORSETT, patterned in America Makes Fast Quilts, Spring 2013.
History of Quilts--The history of quilts began long before European settlers arrived in the New World. People in nearly every part of the world had used padded fabrics for clothing, bedding, and even armor. With the arrival of the English and Dutch settlers in North America, quilting took on a new life and flourished.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Quilt Block designed by Susan Davis. Susan is the owner of Olde America Antiques and American Quilt Blocks She has created unique quilt block designs to celebrate the National Park Service Centennial in 2016. These are the first quilt blocks designed specifically for America's national parks and are new to the quilting hobby. OldeAmericaAntiques.com and AmericanQuiltBlocks.com
Winter Solstice ---LOVE this quilt. It appeared in America Makes FAST Quilts Fall 2009. could duplicate the pattern, want to find the fabrics.---Update, as of Feb. 2014, you can still order the 2009 mag. that carries the instructions for the quilt. McCallsquilting.com