Contemporary quilting is hard to define—it’s as varied as the artist and her choice of medium. First, Judy Coates Perez shows a stitched metal project painted with alcohol-based inks. Then, Heather Jones shares a totally different project as chunky hand stitching takes center stage on her pillow. Finally, Debbie Grifka demonstrates her style for functional quilting. Help your sunglasses survive the summer with a protective cover.