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QuiltCon recap part 2: classes, swap, and more!

I also had several quilts hanging at QuiltCon. It’s always so fun to see them in a show setting! I accosted some passers-by to take my picture. One of the highlights was the mini quilt swap that the MQG organized. The … Continue reading

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QuiltCon recap part 1: Favorite quilts

I’m back from QuiltCon and here’s a post full of my favorite quilts! These are by and large not award winners, not because those weren’t beautiful, but because you’ve probably seen those all over the place already and I wanted to share some … Continue reading

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The AQS Paducah Experience

My quilt “Celestial Orbs” won an Honorable Mention ribbon at the AQS show in Paducah a couple of weeks ago, and when I found out I’d won something, I made the spur-of-the-moment decision to drive up to Kentucky and go … Continue reading

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Planning quilt show entries

Since I’ve been entering a lot of quilt shows lately, I’ve had to find a good way of keeping track of show deadlines, when various quilts are gone, etc., so that I don’t accidentally find myself trying to send a … Continue reading

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Harry Potter swap quilts & some great news!

I love the Harry Potter books, and so I couldn’t help myself and joined a Harry Potter themed swap a while back. The partner I was assigned said her favorite book was Goblet of Fire, so I made a book 4-themed quilt … Continue reading

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Giveaway winner & AQS Chattanooga modern eye candy

Thank you so much to everyone who stopped by and said kind things about my quilt. I read every one of them, and they all made me feel warm and fuzzy! I’m working on a pattern for the quilt, so … Continue reading

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Cotton Patch Quilt Show Recap Part II

There were an awful lot of beautiful quilts at the Cotton Patch show this past weekend, and I thought I’d share some of my favorites. Although the modern category at the show was small, there were quite a few modern quilts … Continue reading

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Cotton Patch Quilt Show Recap Part I (My Quilts)

My local quilt guild, the Cotton Patch Quilters, held their biennial show this past weekend. My quilts did very well, and in fact the other guild members spent much of the show joking that I am banned from entering any … Continue reading

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Paper Cranes

I realized that I haven’t shown a quilt I finished a while back, so the Bloggers’ Quilt Festival seemed like a good time to post some pictures of “Paper Cranes.” This quilt was inspired by the Japanese origami paper cranes that … Continue reading

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The Ooze Primordial is going to AQS QuiltWeek!

I’ve never been to Iowa, but my quilt is headed there! I received notification today that The Ooze Primordial (Photosystem I) has been accepted as part of the American Quilter’s Society Modern Challenge, and will be on display at AQS QuiltWeek in … Continue reading

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