American Patchwork & Quilting April 2014
See the featured quilts and web-exclusive color options and projects from the American Patchwork u0026 Quilting April 2014 issue.
Grand Central Quilt Winners
Profile: Bonnie Sullivan
April 2014 Favorite Finds
Angles With Ease book and Triangler ruler $17u0026nbsp;(book) and $14.95 (ruler); ankastreasures.comFabric book panels from Quilting Treasures quiltingtreasures.com for nearest retailerQuilt It with Love: The Project Linus Story $19.95; sterlingpublishing.comQuiltspirations u0022playingu0022 cards from LoveBug Studios $14.95; quiltspirations.com
Stamp of Approval
Stamp of Approval Color Option
Petal by Petal
Petal by Petal Color Option
Alpha Bits u0026 Pieces
Alpha Bits u0026 Pieces Color Option
Designer: Laura BoehnkeFabrics: Almost Amish collection by Debbie Beaves and Cotton Supreme solids, both for RJR FabricsInstead of using the dot/check multiprint found in the original quilt, Laura fussy-cut classic quilt blocks from a panel. She used coordinating solids to allow the prints and fussy-cut classic quilt blocks to be the center of attention.Get the digital issue here.
Designer: Bonnie Sullivan of All Through The NightFabrics: Folk Art Home collection by Bonnie Sullivan for Maywood StudioNo, it's not applique! Surround squares of a favorite fabric with clever sashing that puts the squares front and center and forms the look of a two-block quilt. Get the digital issue here.
Folk-Al Point Color Option
Swirls and Whirls
Swirls and Whirls Color Option
Designer: Janet Nesbitt of The Buggy BarnMost fabrics: Love to Garden collection by Anni Downs for Henry Glass u0026amp; Co.Basket units frame your favorite motifs fussy-cut from a panel print. Subdued hues transition perfectly from a long winter to early spring, as hints of color begin to emerge.u0026nbsp; Get the digital issue here.
Cameo Appearance Color Option
Play It Again
Designer: Laurie Simpson of Minick and SimpsonFabrics: Midwinter Reds collection by Minick and Simpson for Moda FabricsFind pattern ideas in unexpected places, such as an antique game board, which comes to life here in a geometric table topper of bold reds and warm neutrals. Get the digital issue here.
Play It Again Color Option
Designer: Laura BoehnkeFabrics: Enchantment collection by Lonni Rossi for Andover FabricsWith careful placement of a deep orange fabric, Laura brought the square formed by the A and B blocks to the forefront. Her table topper was an experiment in blending light and dark prints and in creative the look of transparency and layers.Get the digital issue here.