UPDATE: Congratulations to: Comment #18 Betty who won the fat quarter bundle from Banyan Batiks Comment #68 Tina Kercher who won the quilt (US ONLY PLEASE) I will contact both of you this week. Scott Hansen. Dang this guy is wildly talented, eclectic, with an eye for design. In my world talent means a lot… Continue reading Blog Tour: Tie One On by Scott Hansen, Banyan Batiks
This week I've been piecing a quilt top for a blog tour with Scott Hansen of Blue Nickel Studios and Banyan Batiks, which happens Saturday, September 22nd. I've interviewed Scott, asking him all the weird and wonderful questions that befit a couple of Generation Q Magazine editors. There will be an opportunity to win a… Continue reading This Week in Three
One of the reasons going to Quilt Market with either the Magazine or on my own is so important is getting to see the new fabric lines, and new designers. With the eclectic flair and unique color sensibilities Scott Hansen, my predecessor as Community Editor, has designed Tie One On with Banyan Batiks, due out… Continue reading Scott Hansen Tie One On
Please permit me a bit of a reminisce and reflection here. It'll only take a moment. I started attending when I took the Associate Editor position with Generation Q Magazine. Quilt Market will always hold a bit of magic and mystery. That first Market felt overwhelming, and I felt, like so many others, as though I… Continue reading An Early Morning Quilt Market Report
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
Like a kid the night before Christmas driving my parents nutty. And by parents I mean Jake. Generation Q Magazine made 10,000 likes on facebook. It's pretty cool indeed. It was so exciting to get there before the end of 2014. So, we're celebrating our fans our long time fans and our new… Continue reading Celebrate with us!
Okay it's not that serious. But it's way fun. Way fun! Oh good grief I just have to spill it. Ready? See the logo over there --------> the one that say GenQ? Well I am now, well officially on March 1st, working with GenerationQ Magazine as the Associate Editor--Online/Special Projects. I'm really excited. When Melissa… Continue reading Sit down dear friends I have something to tell you
Facebook has certainly made connecting with quilters so easy and such fun. Working in a quilt shop I get to see all kinds of books come through and "Comfort Quilts From the Heart" is one of the earliest I remember as it arrived within a short period of time after I started working. What prompted… Continue reading an Interview with Jake Finch