Bernie has done sewing machine maintenance for over 20 years and has written a book to make it easier for everyone. Your machine, like your car, needs to be cleaned, tuned, and adjusted to get maximum performance and a long life. But how can an amateur do it and what should they do? Learn sewing machine maintenance from Bernie.
How do you stay creative? How do you find your 2nd Grade Art Girl? Artist & Teacher, Joanne Sharpe, talks with Alex about art, learning, teaching, and feeding your creative soul. Find out what is Alex learning from Joanne and see her art journal.
Quilted borders can make a quilt shine. But it isn't easy. Or is it? Cindy Needham has created a way to help you make beautiful borders. Alex was lucky to catch Cindy while she was teaching a group and gets the story and a free booklet for you.
Meet Shelly Heesacker. How does she approach a quilting show? What are the challenges and surprises in producing this type of show.
Shelly has worked with The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Dr. Phil Show, The Doctors, Dr. Drew Lifechangers (The CW), Good Morning America (ABC), Inside Edition Rachael Ray, Anderson Cooper Live, The Jeff Probst Show,The Sing-Off (NBC).
Quilter's supplies are not always sizes that are easy to store. There are odd shapes - tubes of different sizes, sheets that aren't standard... you know the problem. Lilo Bowman has looked at all of this and has some fun, fast, inexpensive ideas.