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Changing Times

The times they are a'changin' once again. The more things change, the more they stay the same. Maddie Kertay shared a couple of posts that bear sharing: the first "How to be a BFF to your LQS" and then "Sew What Now? The Future of Sewing". There's some fascinating stuff here. Hancock Fabrics is closing.… Continue reading Changing Times

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Mail Art & a quilt shop

Mail Art The Introduction to Art on Coursera is fun so far.  Mail art speaks to this quilters heart, we've been sending postcards and making artist trading cards for ages. I'm titling the mail art "Treasured Memories" Part of the fun of any project is figuring out what will work and working with what I… Continue reading Mail Art & a quilt shop

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Quilterly Energy

I read Seth Godin's blog with great interest this morning.  And I'm also reminded of Harry Chapin's "Flowers Are Red" There are positive and negative voices everywhere. In our heads telling us we're not good enough, this quilt won't work, the quilting is awful. There are the negative voices we hear at quilt shows.  Sigh.  Negative… Continue reading Quilterly Energy