Amy Friend, pattern designer and quilter, blogs at During Quiet Time. Her blog provides constant inspiration for sewing projects of all types from household items to clothing and quilts. She specialized in designing paper pieced patterns which are for sale in her Etsy and Craftsy shops. Her work has been published in collaborative sewing books as well as magazines such as American Quilter and McCalls Quick Quilts. Click here to find Amy’s patterns.


As an artist, author, product designer, and owner of fabricatedframes,cin, I am Kristie and with or without my art printed on them, I use Ultrahold in the design of the washable, sewn, fabric picture frames, jewelry brooch pins, ornaments, plus I design & sell oven mitts, pillow covers, Pug and Yorkshire Terrier jackets and bellybands, plus epatterns for crafters to make the pcture frames, broochers, and ornaments, using Therm O Web Ultrahold or Featherlite fusible web substrates inside the crafts.