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Quilterati

I'm not usually at a loss for words related to quilting for this blog. I'm not really at a loss at the moment it's just that the quilting world as it is in my life at this moment is refocusing and I'm slowly wending my way around the quilting world as it is for me… Continue reading Quilterati

lectures/trunk shows, Marcus, quilt shows, quilting

Impromptu Lecture

I am currently serving as the program chair for the Village Squares Quilters.  I've had a lot of fun and a few challenges along the way.  It's been more fun though making contact with the various presenters and then getting to meet them.  Some of whom I've "known" as they were guests either on Simply… Continue reading Impromptu Lecture

Benartex, EQ6, quilt desgin, quilt shows, teaching, Uncategorized

Congratulations to

Mary Anne and Renee who both won ribbons at this years World of Quilts hosted by the Northern Star Quilters.  Your quilts rocked!  Donna also entered a quilt - the first quilt she made and got some great comments from the judges.  Donna is a goldsmith and jeweler...oh my goodness her pieces are beautiful. Mary… Continue reading Congratulations to

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Quick Post from the Northern Star Show

I did not get pictures. Had the camera and a working memory card and still did not get pictures. The gym was really warm yesterday and I missed two rows of quilts (I'm going to tell on myself here so enjoy the laugh).  In this two rows that I missed were quilts quilted by students… Continue reading Quick Post from the Northern Star Show

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New Printer & Blogs I visit

I arrived home from work last night and was quite surprised and overjoyed to learn that my dear husband purchased this little beauty : A Samsung color laserjet printer so that I can print the patterns I design in EQ6 and now I can print patterns from Benartex! I had no idea this was coming… Continue reading New Printer & Blogs I visit

quilting, teaching

Sick and some older stuff

Sinus infections are no fun, particularly when they interfere with quilting, & teaching quilting!  The beginner quilting class start had to be pushed back one week & then had to reschedule the 2nd week of advanced machine quilting.  This was not fun.  I don't get sick often but when I do I tend to get… Continue reading Sick and some older stuff

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Inspiration part 2

I recently finished a quilt for Linda Poole.  Click HERE and scroll down just beyond where she lists her teaching schedule for AQS. I had a blast quilting this for Linda.  At Linda's site click on the photo for the enlarged view and take a peek at the all the words on the quilt.  … Continue reading Inspiration part 2