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cutting corners

At Work in Progress Wednesday we were talking about the first time a quilter goes to a retreat.   One of the most helpful things that happens is that all of sudden they see that everyone makes mistakes.   The un-sewing process … Continue reading

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Do you need some Chocolate??

There are times in life where a well timed bit of chocolate is just the pick me up you need.    Unfortunately many of us should not be eating chocolate.    I have a quilt related solution.    This summer … Continue reading

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Hello Dolly!

This summer the showcase is on dolls.   Art Camp will be a favorite soft doll construction based on the work of Patty Culea.    Her books are now out of print,   so you are not required to have them,  I … Continue reading

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One of those days

We have all had one of those days,   when you are just too tired,  the traffic was just so annoying,  you spilled the morning coffee, and you had to re do that same seam five times and it still isn’t … Continue reading

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Commemorative Quilt Installed

The Gilson quilt has been installed and the flurry of public activities surrounding Gilsonfest begins today.    There are events at Montgomery Place and at The Elmendorf Inn and it’s new annex, the Story Studio.   Here are links for more … Continue reading

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Inspirations and gratitude

So I know you all want to know about the workshop I attended yesterday.    It was wonderful.   Paula Nadlestern,  ( in the black )   was so informative and entertaining that most of us didn’t even mind doing some drafting,  … Continue reading

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The Someday List

So last week I mentioned the Someday List.   This is the set of projects you want to get to someday.   I know we all have them,  that pattern and fabrics,  that kit that you picked up at the Show because … Continue reading

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