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In Behind the Seams, the new podcast from C&T Publishing, acquisitions editor Roxane Cerda interviews some of the amazing quilting and sewing personalities who she's gotten to know through her 20 years in the industry. Download the latest episodes to meet great crafters, learn the back stories behind events and people, and hear funny stories from people living the crafty life.

In Behind the Seams, the new podcast from C&T Publishing, acquisitions editor Roxane Cerda interviews some of the amazing quilting and sewing personalities who she's gotten to know through her 20 years in the industry. Download the latest episodes to meet great crafters, learn the back stories behind events and people, and hear funny stories from people living the crafty life.

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United States

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In Behind the Seams, the new podcast from C&T Publishing, acquisitions editor Roxane Cerda interviews some of the amazing quilting and sewing personalities who she's gotten to know through her 20 years in the industry. Download the latest episodes to meet great crafters, learn the back stories behind events and people, and hear funny stories from people living the crafty life.

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English

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Episodes

Hand Sewing and Staying Creative with Becky Goldsmith

1/15/2021
Tune in as I talk with Becky Goldsmith, award-winning quilter and international instructor. We chat about handwork, thread, teaching online, the realities of staying sane and creative while at home, and much more! See more of Becky's work at https://pieceocake.com/ - C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest • Instagram • Twitter Music: www.bensound.com

Duration:01:10:47

How to embrace your creativity with Jennifer Sampou

12/17/2020
Join me as I talk with Jennifer Sampou, San Francisco-based designer, quilter and teacher. Jennifer and I talk about her experiences as a veteran textile designer, her passion for ombré fabrics, creativity and keeping her mojo fueled during chaos, and much more! Learn a bit more about the topics we discuss in this episode by checking out her episode on The Quilt Show, her classes on Creative Spark , Create and Sustain or get a peek at everything Jennifer Sampou at...

Duration:00:40:32

Boro & Sashiko with Shibaguyz Designz

12/9/2020
Shannon and Jason are the dynamic DIY duo known as the Shibaguyz, award-winning crochet, knit, and sewing designers, instructors, and authors. We talk through the realities of shifting to remote work, their journey into boro and sashiko handwork, supporting the creative industry and a whole lot more. Along the way you will likely want to take short visits to the Amuse Museum of Japan, the Seattle Asian Art Museum and Ancient Grounds. To see more of their work visit Shibaguyz.com and for a...

Duration:01:05:51

Scrap Fabric Project Ideas with Judy Gauthier

11/18/2020
Judy Gauthier is a shop owner, fabric designer, quilt designer, instructor, and author. Tune in and listen as we chat about scrap quilts, PPE, quilting and sewing for the holidays, and much more. To learn more about the topics we discuss or to see more of Judy's work visit her website. To watch her video or see her post regarding hand-made personal protective equipment (read: face masks) visit here. - C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest • Instagram •...

Duration:00:30:21

Creating Abundance in the Crafting World with MJ Kinman

11/16/2020
MJ Kinman is an art quilter, instructor, and author who is most well-known for her paper pieced quilts that depict close-ups of gemstones. Follow along as MJ and I discuss transitioning from artists to instructor; the value of mentoring and sharing, especially in these times; what teaching is like now; and even a bit about her new book. To learn more about MJ, see her work, and keep up with her activities visit www.mjkinman.com and find out more about her book at ctpub.com - C&T's website...

Duration:00:46:14

The Calming Effects of Embroidery with Aimee Ray

10/30/2020
Aimee Ray is an artist, graphic artist, embroidery designer, and authors. You are likely familiar with Aimee for her well-known Doodle Stitching books and her frequently woodland-inspired Little Dear embroidery patterns, projects, and kits. How to get started, running two side-by-side businesses, the calming effects of embroidery, her book, and much more. To keep track of what Aimee is up to, visit her at little-dear.com - C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest...

Duration:00:23:43

How to Get Started with Cosplay and What Makes a Good Costume with Jedimanda

10/21/2020
Join me as I chat with Jedimanda, a.k.a. Amanda Haas, cosplayer, seamstress, author, and unapologetic fangirl. Cosplay is a new topic for Behind the Seams, so if you have never heard of cosplay and think it might not be for you, give this a listen before you make up your mind! It truly is both fascinating and fun! For those of you who already cosplay - just hang in there while we get everyone else up to speed! Amanda attends cosplay competitions nationwide as both a competitor and judge and...

Duration:01:06:12

YouTube Personality Laura Coia on Her Brand, How to Air Sew & How to Get Started Sewing and Quilting

10/14/2020
Click play and listen in as Laura Coia and I chat! Laura is the founder and celebrity host of the very successful and inspiring SewVeryEasy YouTube channel, Sew Very Easy. Laura is a freelance seamstress, educator, author, and registered professional with over 45 years of experience in teaching, quilting, tailoring, garment repairs, and garment construction. Laura and I talk about her experience as a video personality, the realities of juggling work, creativity, pandemic, and of living in a...

Duration:00:48:50

Season 2 Behind the Seams: Interview with Kathy Doughty

7/15/2020
In this episode of Season 2, Roxane interviews Kathy Doughty, a quilting industry extraordinaire. Listen to Kathy explain the intricacies of running her own quilt shop, Material Obsession, her teaching stories, travel narratives, and how she stays creative. Kathy's Website: Material Obsession materialobsession.typepad.com/material_obsession/ Kathy's Instagram: @matobsgirl Kathy's Facebook: Material Obsession Facebook C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest •...

Duration:00:29:43

Season 2 Behind the Seams: Interview with Paula Nadelstern

7/9/2020
In the fifth episode of Season 2, Roxane interviews Paula Nadelstern. Paula is an American artist, quiltmaker, author and teacher known for her kaleidoscope-themed quilts. Listen to Paula detail how she got started quilting, how living in New York has influenced her artistry, and all about her stunning, unique fabric lines. Paula's Website: paulanadelstern.com C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest • Instagram • Twitter Music: www.bensound.com

Duration:00:39:46

Season 2 Behind the Seams: Interview with Carol Dean Jones

7/2/2020
In the fourth episode of Season 2, Roxane interviews Carol Dean Jones, author of the beloved Quilting Cozy series. Listen to Carol explain how she became a first-time author at age 75, what inspires her novels, and all about her latest release, Beneath Missouri Stars. Carol's Website: caroldeanjones.com Carol's Facebook page: facebook.com/caroldeanjonesauthor C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest • Instagram • Twitter Music: www.bensound.com

Duration:00:23:52

Season 2 Behind the Seams: Interview with Lori Lee Triplett

6/24/2020
In the third episode of Season 2, Roxane interviews Lori Lee Triplett, an antique quilt expert who, along with her sister Kay, runs the Quilt & Textile Collections. Listen to Lori detail how she got interested in antique quilts, her research process in discovering historical quilts, and some of the interesting facts and tidbits she's learned along the way. Lori's Website: quiltandtextilecollections.com Lori's YouTube Channel: Lori Lee Triplett Lori's Facebook page: Quilt & Textile...

Duration:00:40:20

Season 2 Behind the Seams: Interview with Bonnie Hunter

6/18/2020
In the second episode of Season 2, Roxane interviews Bonnie Hunter, best-selling author of numerous quilting books & products, and self-described "Quiltaholic!" Listen to Bonnie detail how she got started in quilting, her busy travel life, and the Quiltville Inn Retreat Center. Bonnie's Website: quiltville.com Bonnie's Instagram: @quiltville_bonnie C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest • Instagram • Twitter Music: www.bensound.com

Duration:00:43:13

Season 2 Behind the Seams: Interview with Bonnie Hunter

6/16/2020
In the second episode of Season 2, Roxane interviews Bonnie Hunter, a best-selling author of numerous titles and self-described "Quiltaholic!"

Duration:00:43:21

Behind the Seams: Interview with Victoria Findlay-Wolfe

6/9/2020
Welcome back to Behind the Seams! Season 2 kicks off with host Roxane Cerda interviewing best-selling author Victoria Findlay Wolfe. Hear all about Victoria’s adventures traveling the world teaching enthusiastic quilters, learn about her creative process, tips on staying organized, and what’s next for her! Victoria’s website, Victoria Findlay Wolfe Quilts Victoria’s Instagram, @victoriafindlaywolfe C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest • Instagram •...

Duration:00:46:22

Behind the Seams: Interview with Suzanne Paquette, Memory Quilt Maker

5/30/2019
In the sixth episode of Behind the Seams (and the final episode of the first season!), host Roxane Cerda interviews Suzanne Paquette, who creates modern memory quilts for family, friends, and customers. Suzanne had a winding journey to quiltmaking (through costume-making, hat-making, and Cirque de Soleil!), and she has a lot to say about finding your path, running a small business, and the emotional journey of creating a memory quilt. Suzanne's website, Atelier Six Design Atelier Six...

Duration:00:33:40

Behind the Seams: Interview with Amy Marson, Publisher of C&T Publishing

5/28/2019
In the fifth episode of Behind the Seams, host Roxane Cerda sits down with her boss, Amy Marson! Amy Marson has been the publisher at C&T publishing for over a decade, and she herself is a quilter, sewist, and embroiderer. In her conversation with Roxane, Amy reflects on her very first quilt, the ups and downs of craft book publishing, and where the industry is headed. Amy's Instagram What In My Craft Bag? video C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest •...

Duration:00:21:40

Behind the Seams: Interview with Barbara Emodi, Garment Sewist Extraordinaire

5/23/2019
In the fourth episode of Behind the Seams, Roxane interviews Barbara Emodi, the garment sewist behind popular blog Sewing on the Edge. Barbara talks to Roxane about her many years of teaching, carrying a sewing kit in her briefcase while working as a journalist, sewing at RV parks, and how sewing can create a community and transform lives. Hilarious and deeply thoughtful, Barbara has an endless number of stories to share. Sewing on the Edge blog Barbara's book, Sew . . . The Garment-Making...

Duration:00:26:28

Behind the Seams: Interview with Amanda Murphy

5/21/2019
In the third episode of Behind the Seams, host Roxane Cerda gets to talk with an long-time colleague and friend. Listen to her interview with Amanda Murphy, a BERNINA Expert and Quilting and Longarm Spokesperson, popular teacher, fabric designer for Contempo of Benartex, quilting ruler designer, and pattern designer under her own label. Amanda wears many hats in the quilting and sewing worlds, and she shares her insight on channeling creativity, creative vs. technical writing, and how she...

Duration:00:23:38

Behind the Seams: Interview with Bernie Tobisch, Sewing Machine Whisperer

5/15/2019
In the second episode of Behind the Seams, Roxane interviews Bernie Tobisch, a sewing machine technician with over thirty years of experience. Bernie currently travels and teaches with his wife, Shelley Scott-Tobisch, a quilting teacher. He's worked on every type of home sewing machine there is, and he has some stories to tell and some advice to share! Bernie and Shelley's website Bernie's book, You and Your Sewing Machine C&T's website and blog Visit us on Facebook • YouTube • Pinterest...

Duration:00:22:38