Our November/December 2017 cover is Cardinal Points, pieced by Gail Stepanek and quilted by Jan Hutchison. More of their collaborative quilts, as well as quilts that Jan made on her own, are displayed in Jan’s Featured Artist section. Cathy Geier shares how her designs and techniques have evolved over her career. Susan Stewart steps us through the decisions made, problems encountered and solved and the techniques used in creating Moonlight Sonata. We reveal the top ten entries from Inspired by MQU Challenge. Incredible quilts from SAQA’s H2Oh! Exhibit are showcased, Margaret Solomon Gunn demonstrates combining Prairie Points and Scallops for her binding technique, and Cindy Seitz-Krug shares four of her top basic machine quilting tips. A variety of lovely wintry landscapes are featured in Stitching Winter Scenes and Melinda Bula gives us insight into her amazing Renegade Thread Play technique. All of this plus book reviews, products and more!