Do you surf the net looking for inspiration for your next quilt?
Have you seen an online gallery that wows you with interesting designs?
Email that link to EBHQ Web Support and we will add to our list.
|quilt by Mary Burnett||quilt by Naomi Hanchock|
|No reading needed...just listen while you quilt to The Quilter on Fire podcast. One hour plus interviews with many quilting favorites. Also look for Just Wanna Quilt, and Measure Twice, Cut Once. Search in your favorite podcast app for Quilt to discover more. Free!|
|Sit in the park for a fun and funny interview with Laura Wasilowski, Karla Alexander and EBHQ's Lynn Koolish, who are relaxing after a long day of teaching at Quilters Affair in Sisters, Oregon. On YouTube moderated by Anna Bates of Quilt Roadies|
|Visit the 47th Annual Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show on YouTube here. Link to the 2022 show webpage here.|
|Did you miss PIQF? Not to worry....you can still see the winning quilts online! View 2021 Quilt Competition winners here, the 2021 Modern Quilt winners here, the 2021 Wearable Art winners here.|
|As a follow up to Global Quilt Connection's All Star Sampler Platter 2021, GQC released eight Meet the Teacher Videos on YouTube. Each artist gets three minutes to present an overview of their online classes/lectures and their area of quilting expertise. Very informative. Watch, take notes, and then let EBHQ Programs know who you'd like to see added to the EBHQ schedule.|
|Mancuso's Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza was held Sept. 16 - 19, 2021. View a gallery of 2021 Competition winners here.
|Can you make lemonade out of....wool? Watch Andrea Love do just that in less than a minute on YouTube, then search for Andrea Love Wool Creations and see many more of her Cooking with Wool short videos.|
|A new website, Quiltink, allows you to change the colors in assorted quilt designs with the stroke of a key. Hundreds of colors to choose from, free and fun. Check out the patterns to colorize here.|
|The 25 Millon Stitches project reached its goal to include one stitch for each of the world's 25 million refugees! Their new exhibit showcasing the stitched panels made its debut at the Verge Center in Sacramento, CA and will be on display through August 22. Check out the online gallery here.
In memory of EBHQ Founding member Roberta Horton, TheQuiltShow.com, has posted their 2014 Legends video tour of Roberta and Mary's house in Berkeley. View here...
The Yuba-Sutter Valley Quilt Guild invites you to enjoy this year's show, Dancing With the Stars, virtually. Link to a 24-minute video that's related to either dancing or stars here.
If you want to go at your own pace and study the quilts, with commentary, link to a slide show here.
|EBHQ member Lynn Koolish is offering an online course, Dynamic Dyeing: Shibori Color & Pattern, on C&T Publishing’s Creative Spark Online Learning Platform. The pre-recorded and self-directed course comes with Instructor and Student Community Discussions and access for 1 year. Link to class:|
|GQCCC, the Guild of Quilters of Contra Costa County, is hosting their 2021 Virtual Quilt show. Take a
Scavenger Hunt through eight quilt galleries, view their Opportunity Quilt that inspired a Turn to the Dark Side Challenge, watch a video presentation by the Featured Artists, here
|QuiltCon, an online show put on my the Modern Quilt Guild in Phoenix happened in Feb. but their gallery of 2021 show winners is now available online. Fascinating!|
|BAMPA presented a conversation with Carolyn Mazloomi and Ora Clay, contextualizing the work of Rosie Lee Tompkins within African American quilting practice. Watch the video here.
|Our January workshop instructor, EBHQ member Pati Fried, has kept herself busy during our Covid stay-at-home mandate creating a fun quilt covered with tiny houses. Watch her 6-minute YouTube video about Covid Houses.|
Textile Talks features weekly presentations and panel discussions from the International Quilt Museum, Modern Quilt Guild, Quilt Alliance, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Studio Art Quilt Associates and Surface Design Association.
The programs are held online at 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific) on Wednesday. Links to past talks available are available on their YouTube channel...free!
Gone But Never Forgotten in a Quilt Members of the national Women of Color Quilters Network draw on personal experiences of injustice, turning their needlework into symbols of liberation, resistance and empowerment. NY Times article.
|The African American Quilt Guild of Oakland has numerous quilt Galleries on their website, highlighting quild quilts that have been displayed at local venues. Check out their newsletters too, which often include a Show & Tell gallery towards the end.|
|View a Q & A session with Sarah Bond, EBHQ's guest speaker on Monday night, October 26, and EBHQ member Lynn Koolish. They were interviewed in the Beehive by Anna of Quilt Roadies in July 2019, a few days before the Quilter's Affair quilt show in Sisters, Oregon.|