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Julie Schafler Dale on Marika Contompasis from PBS "Storytellers"

In one of her recent LIVE videos, Alex talked about one of her college teachers who was an inspiration to her, Marika Contompasis. Learn about some of the work by this creative individual from Alex's life.

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The Izumo Museum of Quilt Art

Patricia Belyea at Okan Arts loves Japanese textiles and wants to share that love with the world. One of her guest bloggers, Alice Gordenker, recently visited Japan's only quilt museum, Izumo Museum of Quilt Art. Come and see what she found.

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Textile Talks: Researching Quilt History with Barbara Brackman

Last month featured a fascinating Textile Talks discussion between celebrated quilt historian Barbara Brackman and host Janneken Smucker about researching quilt history. Come along and see what they had to share with each other.

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Vintage Interview with the Iconic Laurel Burch

You've seen her work everywhere, now you can learn a bit more about the iconic Laurel Burch in this vintage interview from 30 Minutes Bay Area in 2007.

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The Ancient Fabric That No One Knows How to Make

(Image credit: Drik/ Bengal Muslin)

"Nearly 200 years ago, Dhaka muslin was the most valuable fabric on the planet. Then it was lost altogether. How did this happen? And can we bring it back?'

 

(Image credit: Drik/ Bengal Muslin - Article BBC.com)

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Six Know-It-Alls, At It Again!

Join Julie Silber as she welcomes the Six Know-It-Alls to The Quilt District in the next installment of her new series!

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This is Not Betsy Ross' Flag

You always hear about Betsy Ross and the American Flag, but did you know that George Washington had a different 13-star flag?

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Six Quilts with Six Know-it-Alls

Julie Silber has begun a new series of videos with her quilting friends Alden O'Brien, Barbara Brackman, Debby Cooney, Lynne Bassett and Merikay Waldvogel.

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The Costumes of Bridgerton

Did you love the costumes in The Crown? Then you will probably love the costumes of Netflix's brand new period romance Bridgerton. Watch the video below to see what it took to bring these costumes to life.

 

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