The quilts are starting to come in! I thought I would update everyone on the quilts for Japan we are receiving from generous quilters around the country! We looked at the first few boxes that arrived, but now they are coming in so F-A-S-T that we haven't had time to open all the boxes (there are...
Last week Diane blogged about her dilemma of what to bring on a quilt retreat. Me, I never have a problem deciding what to bring – it's more what NOT to bring so I don't overload the car! Let me tell you about the retreat! Diane and I are part of a group that travels to Liar's Lodge...
Tomorrow I'm leaving for my annual quilting retreat at the foot of the Collegiate Peaks near Buena Vista , Colorado. There will be no shortage of scenery. No shortage of great food, talking, laughing, piecing, quilting, show-and-telling and general all-around good clean fun. It's something I...
As I drove to work this morning, I thought to myself : “I have never EVER in my life left my house when it's -8 degrees outside (and -20 with wind chill)! Are you CRAZY?” It seems to me that with the winter chill settling in over most of the country, it's the perfect time to stay...
Wed, Feb 2 2011
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The newly-formed QM Scrap Squad's first assignment has been very exciting! Each of the eight members made her own scrappy version of Rhapsody in Bloom from March/April (No. 138) , a design by Doug Leko of Antler Quilt Design . The featured quilt (above) is elegant in subdued shades of burgundy, purple...
Fri, Jan 28 2011
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