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Medallion Quilt

I have thouroughly enjoyed my time as an Island Batik Ambassador this year. The monthly challenges have been good for me in "expanding my borders" and getting to know other quilters and designers has been inspiring. The fabric from Island Batik, needles from Schmetz, dies and cutters from AccuQuilt, thread from Aurifil, batting from Hobbs… Continue reading Medallion Quilt

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Threads, Threads, and More Threads…

so many how do you decide what thread to quilt a project with?  Do you just always use such and such?  I recently saw on a FB post someone questioning why a particular thread was so good, was it worth the cost. . .  then the opinions flew "I only use X, I only use… Continue reading Threads, Threads, and More Threads…

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The Journey

  "The Journey", is a quilt designed for my son-in-law  when he entered medical school.  It was his dream to become a doctor of medicine from the time he was a little boy.  When he was accepted in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) it was the beginning of a long awaited for… Continue reading The Journey

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The Quilt Top is Finished, Now What?

So the quilt top is done, now what?  I have my bag of tricks, multiple designs, some I have learned  by some great quilt instructors, other designs I have created by doodling.   I have picked up some quilting designs looking at architecture, tiles or antique plates or trays.  I've seen new designs in someone… Continue reading The Quilt Top is Finished, Now What?

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Hurricanes, Puppies, and a Drippy Sink

It takes a lot to get me to stop quilting to organize my quilting space, let alone my home.  A few  months ago Hurricane Hermaine came through causing a lot of damage as trees fell down on neighborhood homes.  We were very fortunate to not have any real damage.  We did, however, lose power for three… Continue reading Hurricanes, Puppies, and a Drippy Sink

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It’s the Value that Counts

I get so excited in those "ah ha" moments which I had just the other day.  I had a quilt hanging over the kitchen banister.  It was one I recently quilted and had tried all kinds of new ruler and free motion designs to the point of overdoing it a bit.  That's not what caught… Continue reading It’s the Value that Counts