Tag Archives: C&T Publishing

BOOK REVIEW SATURDAY, January 10, 2015

  FRENCH BRAID QUILTS WITH A TWIST New Variations for Vibrant Strip-Pieced Projects I reviewed a softcover copy of this book.  Designer, Jane Hardy Miller’s first book, French Braid Quilts: 14 Quick Quilts with Dramatic Results, published around 2010, remains one of my all-time favorites.   I am also a fan of her books, French Braid […]

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BOOK REVIEW SATURDAY, December 20, 2014

SMALL TREASURES FROM SCRAPS More Simply Charming Quilts   If you are a fan of small, traditional, reproduction-type quilts, then you will find a treasure in this book. The largest quilt in the book is 34” x 36”with the other 13 quilts being much smaller. It’s not like we haven’t seen these quilt designs before […]

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BOOK REVIEW SATURDAY, December 13, 2014

In the magazine world, if you don’t like a book, you don’t review it. I promised to be honest. I’ve based my whole patchwork reputation on “no B.S.” . . . and it’s not easy. Boy, I really wrestle with myself on whether or not I am going to review a book I don’t care for, but […]

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IT’S BOOK REVIEW SATURDAY! DECEMBER 6, 2014

            COUNTRY ELEGANCE Cotton and Wool Projects from the Quilted Crow Girls Country Elegance, is a beautiful book full of beautiful, timely wool appliquéd patchwork patterns designed by Leonie Bateman and Deirdre Bond-Abel for That Patchwork Place. I have to admit that I fell in love with the projects in […]

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IT’S BOOK REVIEW SATURDAY! November 29, 2014

IMAGINE QUILTS 11 Patterns from Everyday Inspirations  Throughout the book, designer/author/blogger Dana Bolyard, whets our appetite with hints and directives that focus on her creative process and inspiration. I loved them but . . . While I get the feeling that Bolyard is a wealth of some solid know-how when it comes to finding her […]

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IT’S BOOK REVIEW SATURDAY! November 22, 2014

            HEXAGON HAPPENINGS Complete Step-by-Step Photo Guide to Hexagon Techniques with 15 Quilts & Projects        Not only do I think that the Hexagon Honeycomb Quilt on the cover of this book is a beauty (along with its staggered and organic binding), I found myself very attracted and wanting to make several […]

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Creative Mojo Strikes Again!

I had so much fun doing this show! So much information! Some laughs! Interesting guests!   February 26, 2014 Just log onto www.toginet.com for a brand-new, LIVE, 2-hour Creative Mojo with Mark Lipinski! 3 pm -5 pm EST    2 pm – 4 pm CST 1 pm – 3 pm MST    12 pm – 2 pm PST Call […]

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Finding Your Creative Niche! June 12, 2013

To listen to the June 12, 2013 show CLICK HERE!   To listen to the June 12, 2013 show CLICK HERE! Just log onto www.toginet.com for a brand-new, LIVE, 2-hour Creative Mojo with Mark Lipinski! 3 pm -5 pm EST    2 pm – 4 pm CST 1 pm – 3 pm MST    12 pm – 2 pm PST […]

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Creative Mojo’s Ready for Our Close-up! August 22, 2012

WORK WITH ME, BABY! Wednesday, August 22, 2012 Just log onto www.toginet.com for a brand-new, LIVE, 2-hour Creative Mojo with Mark Lipinski! 3 pm -5 pm EST    2 pm – 4 pm CST 1 pm – 3 pm MST    12 pm – 2 pm PST Call in anytime during the live show with your questions or […]

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Creative Mojo Shines! August 8, 2012

WATCH ME STICK THE LANDING! Wednesday, August 8, 2012 Just log onto www.toginet.com for a brand-new, LIVE, 2-hour Creative Mojo with Mark Lipinski! 3 pm -5 pm EST    2 pm – 4 pm CST 1 pm – 3 pm MST    12 pm – 2 pm PST Call in anytime during the live show with your questions […]

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