It's the Open Studio issue! In these pages, visit the eights studios and get tips from the fiber artists you will meet. Timna Tarr gives advice on buying a longarm; Deborah Boschert makes hot glue stencils; Lisa Thorpe discusses artful improve for the impatient quilter; Candy Glendening makes indigo itajime dying modern; Lynn Krawczyk uses up odds and ends with Artist Trading Cards; Lisa Chin makes hand-carved stamps; and Sue Bleiweiss adds texture and sheen to make faux metal fabric. Also, see a selection of winners from the A World of Beauty 2017 winners. Catch a conversation with Jane Sassaman, and Joyce R. Becker in In the Spotlight. Quilting Arts Magazine - June/July 2018.