home
about us
board members
BBQG quilt show
bees
block of the month
calendar
community service
links
member retreats
newsletters & advertisers
photos
area quilt shows
contact us
Links

The Internet has an increasing number of interesting sites about quilts that can be found by doing a "web search". To find them, try different terms such as quilting or quilts in the subject line.

Texas Association of Quilt Quilds.org - was formed to share information between guilds. The site lists guilds and quilt shows in Texas. The newsletter offers excellent information about quilts, quilting & fabric.

Quilt Guilds.com - lists guilds, quilt shows and quilt teachers in North America. There is also a section on quilting books, magazines & calendars.

Quilt.com - World wide quilting page:

The 'Patterns & Instructions' section includes "how-to's", quilting terms, & quilt block identification, diagrams & directions; including Foundation Blocks, Block of the Month Series, Mystery Quilts, and step-by-step illustrated directions for new quilters!

Check out the 'Regional Information' section which lists Quilt Stores, Quilt Shows, Quilt Guilds & Quilt Exhibitions & Museums!

The 'Quilters & their Work' Section has a section on Artists & Teachers!

The 'Supplies & Shopping Online' section covers catalogues, businesses & services as well as quilting tools & notions.

The 'Quilting Library' section covers quilt history, quilt book reviews, fabrics, computer & quilting, quilted clothing & misc quilting topics.

Free Motion Quilting Project - quilter Leah Day decided to see if she could post 365 unique free-motion quilting stitches on her blog. It's a work in progress - full of wonderful information and great "how-to" videos!

The Happy Scrappers Bee started a 'Christmas project' in January, 2010 that included a compiled list of over 40 links to free online Christmas patterns! Feel free to download the list - it's sure to "get your creative juices flowing"! PDF list - click here

Hand applique video lessons from Piece 'O Cake - Videos on all aspects from preparation to sewing. Also info on English paper piecing, hexagons & finishing techniques.

Alliance for American Quilts - nonprofit organization whose mission is to document, preserve, and share our American quilt heritage by collecting the rich stories that historic and contemporary quilts, and their makers, tell about our nation's diverse peoples and their communities.

Pam Wolf Designs - Pattern designer & blogger from Albuquerque, NM. She specializes in the beautiful color & imagery of the Southwest - and has some very cute chili designs!

Texas Country Reporter - blind quilter - Inspirational video about Diane Rose of Waco, Texas, who was blinded by glaucoma, but quilts prolifically!

Stitched - The Film - This is a fun-filled documentary following three quilters racing to complete their entries for the 2010 International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas! The film can be purchased as a DVD, but it is still being shown around the country so check their site for showtimes!

Embroidery Library - 100% employee owned company offering tens of thousands of hand drawn & digitized embroidery designs! Many free projects & tutorials available, as well as free articles dealing with machine embroidery!

FaveQuilts.com - is a website dedicated to the best free quilt patterns, tutorials, tips, and articles on the art of quilting. FaveQuilts.com finds and delivers the best quilting ideas from all over the web, from baby blankets to king-sized bed quilts. Find hundreds of DIY quilt gifts, kids' quilt projects, and holiday quilt ideas, and more!