Thursday, January 15, 2009


The work of several Fiber Art Options members has been published in nationally and internationally circulated magazines, books and other publications.

Susan is writing a series of articles about thread sketching for Quilting Arts magazine. The first is in the February/March 2010 issue.

Susan’s quilt Pink Petal Party is included in Sarah Ann Smith’s article “Depth and Dimension through Coutours, Rhythm and Repetition” in the January 2010 issue of Machine Quilting Unlimited.

Janet describes how to create needle-felted foundations for stitch in the December 2009/January 2010 issue of Quilting Arts magazine.

Nancy, Janet and Susan have pieces in Studio Art Quilt Associate’s Portfolio 16.

Susan’s studio is featured in the fall 2009 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors Studios magazine.

Nancy has a three-page article about her quilting process in Machine Quilting Unlimited magazine.

Directions for making Janet’s soy wax batik scarves are including in Quilting Arts Gifts 2009.

Susan’s door organizer is one of the projects featured in International Quilt Festival Quilt Scene magazine, available fall 2009.

Janet teaches you how to make an image using a collagraph plate in her “Spirit Shrine” project featured in the September/October 2009 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors.

Susan’s first title, published through C&T Publishing, is Appliqué Petal Party: A bouquet of 16 blocks & flowering border. It will be released in October 2009. Included is a booklet with needleturn appliqué basics and step-by-step instructions for a 73" square quilt. Full-size patterns for all the 12-1/2" blocks and the border are included on separate pattern sheets.
ISBN 978-1-57120-861-3
UPC 734817-107309

Susan’s “Citrus Slices” graces the cover of the 2010 Quilting Arts Calendar. The pumpkin quilt shown for the month of October is hers, too!

Susan’s “Home Planet” is featured in the month of April in the 2009 Quilting Arts Calendar.

Susan’s “Harbinger’s Hope” was featured in the February/March 2009 issue of Quilt magazine.

Susan’s evening bags were featured in Quilting Arts Gifts 2008 issue.

Janet’s brooch was featured in the April/May 2007 issue of Quilting Arts magazine.

Susan’s “The Bluest Eye” was featured in the August/September 2007 issue of Quilting Arts magazine.

Nancy’s “Survivor: Ginkgo Biloba” is included in Studio Art Quilt Associates’ Portfolio 13 in 2006.

Nancy’s “Noctural Tidepool” was published in an article on PAQA South exhibition, “Encrustations,” in the fall 2002 issue of Quilting Arts magazine.

Nancy’s “Seeds of Spring” was featured in Focus on Batiks: Traditional Quilts in Fun Fabrics by Jan Bode Smiley.

Nancy’s work was featured on the cover of Creative Quilting: The Journal Quilt Project in 2006.

Susan’s “Teach Me to Hear Mermaids Singing” is included in Masterpieces: Imagine That! (2006 Husqvarna Viking Gallery of Quilt Art)

1 comment:

  1. Wow, the back of my head made it to your blog! Thanks, Janet! ;-)

    I have bookmarked your blog--nicely done! ~Pokey