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Old 04-27-2011, 09:00 PM
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75 yrs......is that old??
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:00 PM
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Originally Posted by SewMomma66
Hello All, my husband is being a butthead. Probably because his sugar is out of whack. He is giving me grief about quilters being old ladies. So I thought where better to take a pole and figure out the average age of quilters these days.

I promise not to share your age (he, he) but with the few thousand on our board.

I am 44.

You are?
I turned 24 last month (Been a quilter since I was 19.)
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:00 PM
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57 and loving life!
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:14 PM
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I am 64. I began quilting at about age 60.
Mom started teaching me how to use her old Singer when I was 5 - doll clothes back then. I have been sewing, doing embroidery, knitting, cross stitching, crewel, needlepoint ever since. I was tatting at age 7 - doing "old lady work" when a neighbor taught me.
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:21 PM
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38 :) Diabetic as well... :)
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:22 PM
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68--I can't believe I'm this old :). Actually it's harder to believe that my "baby" is 45. Her older sister who is 47 is the one that started me quilting.
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:23 PM
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I'm 45....started quilting when I was 39. My daughter is 13.....she started quilting when she was 9. 8-)
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:50 PM
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Old is always at least 25 years down the road from where I am, which currently is 63. But I've been quilting a bit since my 20's. It's just that we tend to have more time for hobbies after empty nest and retirement.
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:54 PM
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Turning 37 next month.
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Old 04-27-2011, 09:57 PM
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I'm 63,started quilting in 1995. It took awhile 30-plus yrs to realize that Butthead is part of a man's genetic make-up Tinker
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