Monthly Archives: April 2013

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Lots of NEW Designers!

Designer Downloads is exploding with activity and NEW designers!  In the last month we have added 7 new designers to our download program. Each designer brings something different to our arsenal of patterns.

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Follow me on Instagram!

Hi everyone!I don’t know about you, but I’m pretty obsessed with Instagram these days.  I love taking photos and I love capturing images of things that inspire me!  I started an account where you can follow me and see my fabric collections, kits/quilts made from my collections, inspirational images, pics of Pasquale…you know that sort of thing. Botanical Beauty snapshot.

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Meet Katrina, Graphic Designer for Connecting Threads

Hello out there! My name is Katrina and I am the graphic designer for Connecting Threads. I started at Crafts Americana in January of 2012 as a non-quilter and pretty oblivious to the vast world of fabric. I have been a graphic designer for almost five years, but have never been in love with the subject/products that I work around like I am with Connecting Threads. I’ve come to appreciate and love the art of quilting and my fondness for fabric has grown exponentially. It might even be a bit dangerous as I can’t even walk by fabric without touching it now…

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An American Notion

An American Notion combines holiday spirit with a great deal of hoopla. It integrates country warmth with festive charm, and can be used as an enchanting wall hanging or functional picnic throw. The delightful symbolism on each fabric is sure to make your quilt a holiday winner.

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American Celebration

It is such a thrill for me to see my painted design come to life in the form of a fabric line.  Each one becomes an instant favorite with me, but I think that the newest,  American Celebration is really my favorite! When Teri asked me to design another Americana themed line, I was ready, paintbrush in hand!  As most folks around here know, I’m very Red, White ...

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