How are those resolutions coming along?

by Mary Beth Krapil An update on my 2018 resolution to finish some quilts here. So, I need to ask you, if you bought fabric for a project, but never even started the project. It is still in the "Fabric On The Shelf" stage. Is that a UFO? Let me explain. A while back, (we're [...]

By |2018-02-20T15:32:57+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|11 Comments

Finishing Quilts – get what you need

by Mary Beth Krapil I've discovered that three things are needed to finish quilts. And here at Handi Quilter we do our best to supply quilters with all three. Inspiration. Education. Equipment. When it comes to education and inspiration, there are lots of opportunities. Handi Tips, Minute Motifs, HQ Live, Handi Quilter Videos, just to [...]

By |2018-02-15T09:56:01+00:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

Finishing Quilts – Don’t Wait!

by Mary Beth Krapil At Handi Quilter we are all about finishing quilts. We provide inspiration, education and equip you to finish more quilts. Personally, I'd like to urge you to get to it. Don't put it off. Make the time and enjoy the process. Don't think you don't have enough skill. Do what you [...]

By |2018-02-04T12:11:25+00:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

Ice Dyed Challenge Quilts

by Mary Beth Krapil A few weeks ago all of the Handi Quilter educators gathered at HQ's HQ (headquarters) in Salt Lake City, UT for fun, food, and (oh Yeah) a little bit of training. We are now ready and raring to go, to share Handi Quilter happiness worldwide. We were excited to see our [...]

By |2018-01-25T17:04:37+00:00January 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

More Help with Your 2018 Resolution

by Mary Beth Krapil I've resolved to finish more quilts this year. Specifically UFO's. If you missed last week's post, you can read it here. In order to accomplish my resolution, I had to dig around in my studio and find where I had stashed some projects waiting to be finished. I found a drawer [...]

By |2018-01-11T17:12:45+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|3 Comments

A Little Help with your 2018 Resolution

by Mary Beth Krapil   We welcome the new year with anticipation and excitement. There's lots of great things in store for you from Handi Quilter in 2018. We hope you will join us. The new year is always thrilling with the thought of all the wonderful possibilities it brings. But then, someone mentions New [...]

By |2018-01-02T09:22:55+00:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Happy Holidays!

In case you missed it, please enjoy this holiday greeting from all of us at Handi Quilter! We look forward to a great year serving the world's quilters in 2018. Happy Holidays!

By |2017-12-22T11:09:18+00:00December 29th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spreading Joy

by Mary Beth Krapil   Handi Quilter has the honor and privilege to sponsor events that inspire and enrich quilters. In September, Quilt Alliance hosted their annual fund raiser, Quilters Take Manhattan. QTM is a weekend of lectures, museum tours, gallery tours, trunk shows, vendors, even a scavenger hunt. Quilt Alliance calls it their annual [...]

By |2017-12-21T11:57:55+00:00December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

Every Quilt Tells a Story

by Mary Beth Krapil I had just met our new neighbor. She seemed like a very nice lady. She had "heard" that I'm a quilter. She was right! But the word quilter means so many different things to so many different people. Most have a mental image of grandmotherly types sitting around a hand quilting [...]

By |2017-12-14T18:17:45+00:00December 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|11 Comments