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Journaling with Natalya Aikens

I had the privilege of meeting and spending some time with art quilter Natalya Aikens last summer when we were at the taping of series 500 of Quilting Arts TV.  Natalya taped episode 509 with Pokey Bolton and taped a workshop called "texture transformation". Natalya posted last week that she was a teensy bit scared… Continue reading Journaling with Natalya Aikens

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Are you an artist?

Someone on facebook recently asked me if I'm an artist.   My answer, "I don't know." Depending on where you look for the definition I might be an artist...one of the definitions at Merriam Webster is, "one who is adept at something".  In that case then yes I am an artist.  I can quilt. Artistry certainly dwells richly in… Continue reading Are you an artist?

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Benartex & quilter meet up!

I've had a blast over the last year pattern testing and beginning designing for Benartex.  Eventually I am going to post linksto the quilts I've worked on however their website isn't working correctly right now.  They know and are working on it. Last Friday I headed into the City to meet with Mells Testa and Natalya… Continue reading Benartex & quilter meet up!