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Old 07-29-2011, 07:11 AM
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I was at a guild meeting and saw someone's show and tell put down. It came after lots of "WOW" quilts and a person helping made a hurtful comment. ouch....
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:15 AM
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That person should be reprimanded and not allowed to help at these functions
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:15 AM
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:( How sad.... I guess they forgot that there isnt any quilt police...
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:16 AM
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Woo. Poor fellow quilter! :(
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:17 AM
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One should always think, what if someone said that to me? I hope the lady does not give up quilting because of someone else's very hurtful words.
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:17 AM
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Oh gosh, what an awful thing to have happen. Everyone has to start quilting somewhere. I guarantee that my first quilts were not my best work. I truly hope the person who said the hurtful comment realizes she should not have said that.
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:26 AM
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Not a nice person to openly criticize another's efforts. Everyone's tastes are different.
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:30 AM
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I am so sorry to hear this. I only hope that other quilters jumped at the chance to make up for this hurtful situation. Remember, we did not learn to walk without stumbling along the way. I know my quilting has improved over the years only with lots of help and encouragement from others.
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:39 AM
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as the saying goes "if you don't have something nice to say, don't say nothing at all". The quilter was not asking how it looked, just a show and tell. I feel sorry for the quilter. This other person should not be allowed
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Old 07-29-2011, 07:48 AM
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So sad. Someone who would do that probably does so all the time, no matter what the event. :(
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