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    Junior Member Derla's Avatar
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    Cool Almost a new member.

    I have 'rejoined' this message board. I am from wet Minnesota (will it ever quit raining?). I am 79 yrs. old, a retired RN, am a new widow, raised 6 children (the oldest 2 have passed away), have 16 grandchildren and 5 1/2 gr. grandchildren (the oldest is in the navy), and have made them all 2 quilts. I love machine embroidery and am now incorporating embroidered blocks in my quilt tops. At present I am turning Jerry's workshop into an extention of my sewing area. This is involving a lot of painting - just don't know where to quit. I'm eager to get it completed so my BabyLock Tiara quilting machine can be delivered and I can start learning how to use it.

    Derla Lehnherr

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    Welcome, from Louisiana~Can't wait to see photos of some of your projects

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    Hi I am 71 and into learning new stuff too. welcome from Co. Have fun with your new toy
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    ​Welcome back from Ontario, Canada.

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    Happy Day!!! Love your "Spunk!" It is so refreshing to hear women being open to learning new things, adding on to their lives and having fun! I was a postmaster in a small town and the majority of my customers were retired. It was interesting to listen and learn from my community. Some people, it seemed, were determined to be unhappy and found reasons to defend their unhappiness. Others were so busy. I couldn't see how they could do everything they did each day. Whoo-hoo! Life is Good!

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    Hi from Ohio!
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    Welcome from OHIO!
    Being a great quilter is 5% talent and 95% pushing yourself away from the internet!

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    Welcome from Minnesota and happy quilting
    Nancy in western NY

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    A big welcome from Missouri - the SHO-ME state. Sounds like you will be very busy in your new room!
    Nikki in MO

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    Super Member Janet L52's Avatar
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    Hello Derla, welcome from northern California! I hope you will post pictures of your new sewing area and your quilting projects!
    Janet L52

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