machine quilting, quilt, Quilt Market, Uncategorized

An Early Morning Quilt Market Report

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

quilt, quilting, Teri Lucas, Uncategorized

A Sunday Morning Musing

Bill Volkening has guest blog post on Why Quilts Matter: History, Art, & Politics. I really enjoy chatting with Bill, and have had the privilege of connecting Bill with Generation Q Magazine. His love for quilting, and his collection of quilts inspire me. Bill is, in a very unique way, preserving and furthering our quilt… Continue reading A Sunday Morning Musing

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It’s Top Ten Friday

Books! Books! Books Dreaming from the Journal Page - Melanie Testa - "What is this obsession with finishing?" is my fave Melly line ever and no it's not in the book The Lord of the Ring Trilogy - J. R. R. Tolkein The Chronicles of Narnia - C. S. Lewis Science Fiction by Isaac Asimov… Continue reading It’s Top Ten Friday

Quilt Market

I said something at Market which

surprised even me. So hang on for a moment: I love my Generation Q peeps. Warm, welcoming and encouraging of the new kid. I am loving working with them!! Thanks everyone! Okay it was really two things. First, Valori Wells was sitting in her booth of beautiful fabrics. At that moment she was alone. I… Continue reading I said something at Market which

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New York Beauty Class in April

    When I learned to paper foundation piece I borrowed Valori Wells "Radiant New York Beauties"  from my friend Renee.  She'd taken the class at the Country Quilter and loved it.  I was inspired by her quilt and wanted to make a NY Beauty.  I love the shape & feel of these blocks.  I… Continue reading New York Beauty Class in April