Well I did not know there was a Blog for members on this board.
I am loving this site.
Joined the Secret Santa and Ornament exchange SWAPS. Looking forward to creating and sharing with others.
The Berrien Towne & Country Quilt Show is fast approaching. We will be opening the doors of the Vineland Center, St. Joseph, Michigan at 2:00pm Friday October 12, 2012. This is in the beautiful Sunset Coast of Southwest Michigan. 171 beautiful quilts made by the members and antique quilts, members boutique, silent auction with proceeds going to the area food bank of SW michigan . Quilt Raffle and American Girl Doll Raffle.
Come join us in the fun Admission $6.00
Originally Posted by applique
Getting back to work on this McKenna Ryan quilt. I have tomorrow off and it looks like a good chunk of time next week to work on this quilt and another which uses a lot of flowers. I will be able to stitch all the pink flowers and all the purple ones at one time before changing threads. It is in two pieces at the moment which will make stitching the flowers easier. Then I will add the middle and bottom. Have a pile of fused and ready to fuse flowers to cut out and fill in the empty spots. Then a
I have been quilting for seven years and find myself needing/wanting a new lap hoop. I have the traditional round 14" hoop (very old and flimsy) without a lap or floor stand attachment and l am looking into investing in a newer, more solidly constructed hoop. I have researched the newer ones on the internet, but still cannot decide which one will best suit my needs. There are quite a few new options, and I was hoping that some of you might be able to offer feedback
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Originally Posted by Kitsie
Here are G 3-7. I can't imagine how Jane did these without freezer paper! After doing G4, I thought I was done with teeny piecing for awhile but G6 was even harder!
Soooo glad to see that Jane’s original G6 block has the center “square” off at an angle exactly like mine! (or vice versa, actually) and that she also missed some points!
Originally Posted by Rhonda
I have decided to try to feed my dog real food instead of dog food. I have read alot about being careful you make up the mineral and vitamins they need.
Right now she still has dog food to eat and I have given her some cooked chicken and cooked ham and hamburger. She is a med to large dog and I am trying to get a handle on what is best for her.
The reason I want to do this is she is getting too fat on dog food and yet she whines all the time for snacks. Since I have
I have finished the first 20 blocks! I have been paper-piecing most of them - have to remove paper from the last three, then moving onto the next 5.
Originally Posted by Sucia
I saw this peacock fabric at the LQS. WOW! How beautiful it made up.
has anyone had any experienc with the lutterloh system of pattern making? I mainly quilt, but thought i would try garment making again.