Erika Zambello

The Quilts of Gussie Beatrice Arnold Hill

Solving the mysteries stitched into her grandmother’s works

Inspiration at the Audubon

Quilter Lauren Austin finds inspiration for her artwork through her love of birds.

Family Textiles Inspired by Maine Lakes

A series of three knitted panels, using embroidery for details, are fiber windows onto landscapes important to the author and her family.

Creating an Embroidered Nature Journal

Erika Zambello shares her embroidery journaling process.

Mid-Century Argyles

Connections to the past through beloved socks.

A Maker Ponders the Question, “Can You Make This for Me?”

In online communities, crafters vent their frustration with friends, family, and even strangers who devalue the time invested in making something by hand.