Shimmer and Shine is the theme of this issue, with quilts that incorporate metallic paint, specialty threads and embellishments. Laurette Crites is In the Spotlight with her theatrical, figurative quilts. Artist Q&A with Cate Coulacos Prato showcases her installation-sized creations. Take a peek at the SAQA exhibition Musica. In Design and Stitch: Wintery Wonderland by Lorraine Turner; Add Shimmer to Quilts with Silk Thread by Beth Schillig; Designing with Painted Tyvek by Lauretta Crites; Heighten Your Photo Transfer Results with Layering by Lynn Koolish; Take the Stitch Challenge by Julie B. Booth; and Dot, Dot, Dot by Cindy Lohbeck. Quilting Arts Magazine - December 2020/January 2021.