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Join me, let’s have some fun

  Quilt Basket, Wappingers Falls NY https://www.instagram.com/quiltbasketny/ - Saturday July 16th And Now What?! Doodle Your way to Better Quilting. <---------- direct link to sign up for the class. This all day class will have us doodling, and quilting, quilting and doodling. I'm so excited to teach in the new classroom at the Quilt Basket. Florabunda… Continue reading Join me, let’s have some fun

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Embracing Quirkiness & Connections Quilt Festival

and a Reality Check One of the reminders from my time at the Dutchess Heritage Quilt Show is that I'm quirky. Shocking! I love being quirky. Embrace quirk, let go of seriousness. Seriously. So, this weekend during the lecture "Surprise I'm a Free Motion Quilter" the end of the lecture came, as I made decisions… Continue reading Embracing Quirkiness & Connections Quilt Festival

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Shine Your Light

Shine Your Light, one of the quilts in the "Live Your Brightest Life, A Tribute to Yvonne Porcella hosted by Pokey Bolton" arrived home last night, rolled up, in plastic (to keep it dry in case!), and in just the perfect box with the info sheet with it. Thank you Pokey, and Thank you Yvonne.… Continue reading Shine Your Light

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Ribbon Candy

Kathy of Quirks Ltd messaged to remind me that Ribbon Candy is on my list of follow-ups with the July Block of the Month. I could draw it out. My friend, Debby Brown is one heck of a machine quilter, and quilting teacher. She has great vids on YouTube. Check out her ribbon candy on… Continue reading Ribbon Candy

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Dream Fulfilled

One thing I've dreamed of is having a quilt hang in the Sacred Threads Exhibit in Herndon, VA. I haven't done much in the way of serious quilt exploring and making in the last few years so entering this show hasn't even been on my radar. There's this whole thing about eating and a roof… Continue reading Dream Fulfilled

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Living Well

I started writing this post before the Generation Q edit meeting Wednesday, with a day full of meetings, trying to figure out new technology, answer emails, and get information for an article writing this post just didn't happen. Tracy Mooney and I launched the very first Generation Q Magazine Happy Hour live on facebook. This was… Continue reading Living Well

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Lighting a Candle

  In the current issue of Generation Q Magazine there's an article on the care and feeding of your sewing machine. I have to admit to getting a little excited sharing this information with people. A little care for our machines goes a really long way. So this evening when my machine started misbehaving I… Continue reading Lighting a Candle