1. The Story of QMT Windchimes

      QMT Windchimes originated in the Florida craft show circuit in the early 80’s. Mike Throne camped in the back of his van and traveled to craft shows, selling different products, including wind chimes from a local producer. When his source for chimes dried up, Mike began to build his own handmade wind chimes (like the … Continued

  2. Charity of the Month: Just Neighbors

    This month, we’re excited to offer support to an organization we recently came across- Just Neighbors, which provides legal services to immigrants. For the month of October, QMT Windchimes will donate 20% of all online sales towards this organization in support of its mission. Founded in 1996 by pastors and attorneys of the United Methodist … Continued

  3. Tips for Fall Landscaping

    Fall is almost upon us! As landscaping needs change with the seasons, here are a few tips to keep in mind as you prepare for autumn in your garden: 1) Care for your garden It’s that time of year to plant spring-blooming bulbs, cool-season vegetables, trees and shrubs. You’ll also want to protect cold-sensitive plants … Continued

  4. QMT Windchimes Supports Educational Charities in September

    All over the nation, kids are going back to school! Unfortunately, there is high variance in the quality of education that’s available to them. To help with ongoing programs that focus on enhancing education for all, this month QMT will donate 20% of our online sales to help support education-related charities. One of the charities … Continued

  5. Charity of the Month: Brain and Behavior Research Foundation (formerly National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression)

    The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (BBRF) is the nation’s top non-governmental funder of mental health research grants. For the month of August, QMT Windchimes will donate 20% of all online sales towards this organization’s efforts. BBRF’s mission is alleviating the suffering caused by mental illness by awarding grants that will lead to advances and … Continued

  6. Charity of the Month: Unbound

    Unbound is an international nonprofit organization that partners with poverty-stricken families to help them become self-sufficient. For the month of July, 20% of all QMT’s online sales will go towards this organization’s efforts. Unbound works primarily in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Through sponsorships and donations, the organization focuses on education, community participation, economic stability … Continued

  7. Why “Made in the USA” Matters

    As we anticipate celebrating our nation’s independence on July 4th, it’s an appropriate time to reflect on why “Made in the USA” matters. You may remember that only a few decades ago, most products were still made in America. But manufacturing in the U.S. has been in a decline since the 1990’s, when many U.S. … Continued

  8. Announcing New Customizable Wind Chimes

    QMT is proud to announce the latest addition to our QMT Windchimes® family: our customizable Noteworthy® line of wind chime products. Noteworthy wind chimes can be personalized to mark any occasion or honor any person you choose. The custom-engraved wooden wind sail will make your chime truly unique, just like the noteworthy person or event … Continued

  9. Charity of the Month: Compassion International

    Compassion International is a child advocacy ministry that has worked for over 66 years to release children from poverty.  In June, 20% of all QMT online sales will be donated to the support of Compassion International’s ongoing mission. Compassion International is unique among child advocacy programs in that it works through local churches within the … Continued