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Started by kyle kalish in Quilting For Charity yesterday. 0 Replies

wanna take photos and place on material to make quilts for son and daughter how to do this?Continue

Hand-quilting Supporter

Started by Phil Hughes in Welcome New Members. Last reply by Linda Lane Thornton Oct 15. 6 Replies

We were in a nice quilt shop the other day, and I expressed my interest in supporting my newly retired wife's renewed "addiction." My comment was that part of my role, besides being the sewing machine mechanic was to do the pin-basting. They looked…Continue

Patterns for Fussy Cut Baby quilts

Started by Chris Michelle in Free Patterns. Last reply by Chris Michelle Oct 13. 11 Replies

I have a new grandson due next month. His parents wanted an "Ocean" theme for his quilt. I wanted pirates. I was going to do an applique with ships and pirates and lighthouses etc....then I remembered....I have NO IDEA how to applique.....Now we…Continue

Applique

Started by David Smithers in Techniques. Last reply by Riana Noyes Oct 10. 2 Replies

I took an applique class with Pat Sloan this summer. A terrific teacher. She's warm, funny, encouraging, and knowledgeable. I love her books. Her projects are "doable." She showed us how to cut away the center of the template to keep the fabric…Continue

Fabric

Started by Susan Stitch in Having Fun. Last reply by Suzann Darnall Oct 5. 169 Replies

I'm only starting out, so I don't have a huge fabric stash to draw from. When you started out, did you buy fabric quilt by quilt, or did you buy fabrics you liked and then create quilts from what you had? There are so many wonderful things out…Continue

new girl on the block!

Started by laurie rousseau in Welcome New Members. Last reply by Susan Oct 5. 123 Replies

Hi everyone i'm from northern ontario canada. the winters are very long, our summers are great and full of bugs. id love to make a mosquito  wall hanging, maybe just one large one for the camp. anybody have ideas?  ive been making quilts since i was…Continue

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Ethelda Hillsman replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"Congratulations Chris. How wonderful! I hope you spoil him "rotten"."
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Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
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Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Thank you for all the compliments. Yes when I laid it out on the bed the quilt just sighed and said I'm home. Thank you to those of you who voted. I was leaning to either the very last one or the 2nd row 2nd one in. Indy is not allowed in the…"
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Connie Wilkerson CRS replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"He is so precious"
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Judith Baker replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"Of course it's quilt related -- he's a reason to make more quilts!"
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Judith Baker commented on Judith Baker's photo
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Make a Joyful Noise

"Thank you all, The comfort tester is Kipling; I can't seem to take a quilt picture without a cat jumping on it before I can snap the picture. It is made of one inch strips from my scrap box with 2 inch centers. Currently working on another one…"
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BOO CREW

"Too cute!"
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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on carla j walton's photo
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BOO CREW

"i hope someone over ar AQS sees this! they need to feature it on their fb page."
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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on carla j walton's photo
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BOO CREW

"ADORABLE!!! this turned out so wonderful! what a treat for your wall. i also love that border print...awsome!! jeesh ..i just keep sitting here and looking and looking seeing more and more ...my ddh has just got to see this! he'll love it too…"
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Baby Quilt (Back of the lion quilt)

"the thread art and quilting make this as beautiful on back as it is on front. wonderfully textured. montika, your work is so wonderful, i so love when you share something new you've done."
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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Montika Allen-Atkinson's photo
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Baby Blanket

"stunning! and i agree w mary ..w this type of beautiful art to be wrapped in from start of life ..this child will grow up to be an artist too!"
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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Judith Baker's photo
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Make a Joyful Noise

"i love this pattern! i think i am going to have to make one ..or two ..for my grand treasures. so bright happy colorful ...they'd both love one"
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Kenya Suzanne Hampton replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"oh how sweet, newborns are so precious...congratulations"
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carla j walton replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"Wow!!!! He really is new!!!!  so sweet!!!! Congratulations they are precious!"
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Virginia "Ginnie" Leiner posted a blog post

Another cross stitch quilt is added to the Allmendinger women family collection

The fourth in an apparently on-going series, here is the Thanksgiving cross stitch quilt all finished as of tonight.  My sweetheart hubby is in New Orleans at a philosophy conference so I have been sewing buttons on like a crazy woman the last two nights and watching epic movies.  It is finally done.  We started this one many…See More
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carla j walton commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Oh my gosh, Linda that  looks wonderful in that room. ! Such a treasure. Mary, your QOV  is beautiful."
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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"wow you people! i think i am caught up on reading ..and first thing is to vote! :)) linda - i love love!! that bedroom, the colors, accents, furniture ... my kind of home space. i vote for the third color fr left in second row down. i love darker…"
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Kenya Suzanne Hampton replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"WOW Pat, that is amazing. "
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Another cross stitch quilt is added to the Allmendinger women family collection

Posted by Virginia "Ginnie" Leiner on October 24, 2014 at 11:30pm 0 Comments

The fourth in an apparently on-going series, here is the Thanksgiving cross stitch quilt all finished as of tonight.  My sweetheart hubby is in New Orleans at a philosophy conference so I have been sewing buttons on like a crazy woman the last two nights and watching epic movies.  It is finally done.  We started this…

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Schedule for Quilting & Crochet/Tatting Groups at WHBC in Knoxville - UPDATED

Posted by Monica Schmidt on October 24, 2014 at 12:32pm 0 Comments

Here is the schedule for upcoming meetings of the quilting & crochet groups at West Hills Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN. Note that on Wednesdays, the church has dinner at 5:15 p.m. before the prayer meeting. Call the church office at 693-9272 (Monday - Thursday) to check on the menu or to make reservations.

Quilting & Crochet/Tatting Groups Together: (bring a sack lunch!)

   4/30/14, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., room 39

   5/14/14, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., room 39

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Fun and lessons doing the row robin with the UFO group

Posted by Riana Noyes on October 13, 2014 at 8:00am 7 Comments

It was to take us 8 months for 8 participants working at a pace of 1 row/mo. Each person picked a theme, and decided on  "rules" for guidance in the making of the rows to follow. Some had color preferences , pattern choice(s), or simply an "express youself" attitude. Then the first rows ( acting as each quilt's foundation row) were sent out in Jan. The owners of these rows would not see their rows or even pictures of…

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One With The Fabric

Posted by David Smithers on October 11, 2014 at 5:57pm 2 Comments

A few thoughts on becoming "one" with the fabric. In my beginners class I find that many of my students are struggling with precision in the patchwork blocks for their sampler. Each week, I remind them of the importance of the the quarter inch, accurate cutting and careful piecing. The quarter inch is so important to me but so tossed aside by some of my students. The block just doesn't work without a precise quarter inch! "I'm using a quarter inch foot" is often the response I get when I point… Continue
 
 
 

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