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Looking to restart my quilting life after my move to CA

Looking to restart my quilting life after my move to CA

Old 07-08-2013, 11:58 AM
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I'm nearish to you...south of Sacramento:> There are lots of active guilds in the area and you'd be welcomed at any of them.
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Old 07-08-2013, 12:01 PM
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Welcome to the area neighbor. I have lived in Folsom since 05 and have been quilting since 07. I lived in San Jose, CA for over 40 years then retired from teaching and moved to this lovely area. PM me and we can meet for lunch - I live just down the hill from you.
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Old 07-08-2013, 12:09 PM
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Wishing you an easy transition. There is a quilt store in Placerville and Folsom has a guild. I live just outside of Sacramento and we have dear friends (non-quilty) in El Dorado Hills. Maybe we can do a Saturday sew-in or meet for a cup of joe and chat quilty talk someday. It's not that far and our car is used to the trip.
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Old 07-08-2013, 12:16 PM
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LOTS of great guilds and shops near there! Welcome to the area! I'm down in Modesto - about 60 miles south - but frequent the shops up there - I hope you get to feeling like "home" soon!
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Old 07-08-2013, 12:25 PM
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Good luck with your 'new' life.

Sounds like you've had to adjust to some major major changes - My condolences to you on the loss of your husband and father.
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Old 07-08-2013, 12:56 PM
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Wishing you all the best in this next chapter of your life! I'm sure you'll find quilters to share your love of quilting.
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Old 07-08-2013, 12:59 PM
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Wanting to get abck to quilting and joining groups sounds like you are trying to set up a new life. I hope all goes well for you. I see several are eager to meet with you.
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Old 07-08-2013, 05:29 PM
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Welcome back to California, wish I were closer!!!!!
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Old 07-09-2013, 07:37 AM
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The best part of quilting (besides making quilts) are the people who readily become new friends. Welcome to CA!
I used to live in Placerville, but now am in the Bay Area. There are quilters just about everywhere. Getting active will make your transition easier. Perhaps an open house/housewarming party with quilters you get to meet could be a nice start?
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Old 07-09-2013, 07:50 AM
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After lurking around it looks as if you have new friends to meet already and local sops and guild . Soon you will not have enough hours in a day to quilt. God bless.
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