Art quilters are known for incorporating innovative techniques and unusual materials in their quilt quilting process. The Spring 2023 issue of Quilting Arts Magazine focuses on making a fresh start and highlights how artists explore their creativity in unique ways. Explore creating memory quilts with Lesley Riley, working in paper lamination with Ana Buzzalino, and enhancing your quilts with walking foot quilting plus hand stitching with Catherine Redford. Meet artists Clara Nartey and Cindy Richard and view their unique work. Enjoy galleries from SAQA, Quilt Festival 2022, and Special Exhibits from QuiltCon 2023. Read thoughtful articles–how to have meaningful conversations about quilts with Frances O’Roark Dowell, tips for participating in reader challenges with Lin Elmo, and so much more! From layered embellishments to innovative stitching, this issue has you covered.