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Hand-quilting Supporter

Started by Phil Hughes in Welcome New Members. Last reply by Cherie Fulle-Schneider yesterday. 5 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

Hand Quilting Supporters

Started by Margaret in Welcome New Members. Last reply by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP on Sunday. 1 Reply

Went to the Jacksonville quilt show today.  Lots of wonderful quilts, unfortunately, very few hand quilted ones.  We need to convince more folks to try hand quilting.Continue

Fabric Cutters ,Gadgets & Tools

Started by Riana Noyes in Techniques. Last reply by Riana Noyes Sep 23. 19 Replies

Recently l've been interested in the new cutting devices. There is the large studio type ( for proffesional use), the  multi-use middle sized one , such as the Acuquilt Go, and the small portables such as the Go Baby. Last yr. while in Tx., a…Continue

Quilt layouts good for using old clothes....

Started by Kay Freschly in Techniques. Last reply by Riana Noyes Sep 16. 1 Reply

I have had folks ask me to make quilts from clothes. Usually they don't want to add other fabric or little other. Then they don't like the results cause don't end up like quilts in catalogs. Anyone do one from just clothes that they really liked end…Continue

NAVIGATING THE SITE -- a note for new members

Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Welcome New Members. Last reply by Rockin' G Quilts Sep 15. 12 Replies

i tend to be overly wordy. but i have been asked again about navigating the site. we have a lot of new members, and bearing in mind that we are quilters, not cyber techies, i thought i would repost an old comment i made last year w tips for…Continue

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Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Techniques. Last reply by Rockin' G Quilts Sep 15. 1 Reply

to add a comment to a photo already posted, open a photo on it's own page. upper right hand corner. two choices - "OPTIONS" or "ADD".click on "OPTIONS" the drop down menu, click on whatever you wish to this case you want "edit details".…Continue

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patbruck replied to Kris DuBois Ferguson's discussion Creeper Quilt in the group Addicted to Quilting
"Hi Kris,it would be nice if you can post a picture of your quilt,that way people can see what you are doing.This is what most of us do. Welcome!"
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Creeper Quilt

I just signed up for this site. I'm working on finishing up the Creep Quilt for my grandson before Christmas comes. I made him a Creeper wall hanging last Christmas. He is really into MineCraft & loves Creeper. I had gotten the top done with a border, but realized I miss calculated the size for the eyes. So I tore those rows out & need to finish them.See More
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Addicted to Quilting

This is where we share our love of quilting (or should I say our addiction)Quilt pictures, tools, tutorials, sales or events related to quilting, shop hop info, etc.See More
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Kris DuBois Ferguson commented on Phyllis A Friloux's group Featherweight "Club"
"I have 2 that were given to me. I haven't used them yet, but I did take them in 2 years ago & had them worked on. Mine are from the 50's."
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Featherweight "Club"

An open "club" for Singer featherweight owners, wanna be owners, and enthusiasts. To also include any vintage sewing machines.
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Kris DuBois Ferguson commented on Monica Schmidt's photo

Crocheted Comfort Shawl, Close-Up

"Beautiful. I should make something like this."
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Kristie Meyers-Holtan commented on Karin Strom-Shikaloff's photo


"such a cute quilt, well done!"
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Kristie Meyers-Holtan commented on Linda Kay's photo

Heart Quilt

"nicely done! "
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Carri Belcher commented on Chef Lisa's group Designer Batik Swap
"I'm going to skip the next few batik swaps.....except the 1895's, I already have the fabric for the next 2."
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"Witches Brew" Wallhanging

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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"carla - that is beautiful. your color placements of the trangle squares make them glow like the facets of a jewel stone. ahhh karen! welcome back, our favorite mischief maker!! a morning buffalo stampede here is just the thing to start our day, but…"
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Monique Scott commented on Chef Lisa's group 5 inch Charm Square Swap!
"i would like a spot on the 5 inch batiks please :)"
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Karen Newman Brown commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Carla I love the jewel tone batiks and the pattern really makes it pop!  Great job! Elizabeth I love the way all the colors work together!  Looks like the class was so interesting! I got bored so had to cause a little mischief!  Here…"
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Ginny Andersen commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Awesome, Carla! It's just glows!"
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rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Phyllis A Friloux's group Featherweight "Club"
"congrats carolyn! there are a couple of excellent books on fw care plus several web sites. my first fw book that has been the "go to" fw book for many years is by nancy sebro johnson. she published a second printing a few years ago.…"
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Deanna Davis commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Carla ~~ love it .. is that QID Jewel Box ??  love the black ...  Busy at work ... <ssshhhhh>  sneaking back to desk quietly ...  "
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Chef Lisa replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"Awesome block!  I will be back to our quilt along soon. Still doing quilting n I want to get it done. That is a king n I have it almost there. Hopefully today, its rainy again n humid so good day to stay in n quilt - if my arms hold out! "
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Quilt Show Starts Today

Posted by Kathryn Bates on September 26, 2014 at 9:37am 2 Comments

If you're in the area of Port Townsend, Washington come on over to our quilt show - starts today at 10 a.m. and runs through Saturday until 5.  At the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Port Townsend, admission a $5 donation.  Over 150 quilts, country store, demos, vendors.  Really great Pacific Northwest food available on site, and free parking.  What's not to like!  We're a small but active guild, and would love to have you come and see our work.

My New Blog

Posted by Elizabeth Marks on September 21, 2014 at 2:32pm 0 Comments

I recently started a blog at:

Come on over and check it out.  The most recent post is about my pup, Fergus, but the posts and pages of my blog are mostly  picutres of my quilts.


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Is there a way to block all these adds on the blog area??????? 

What a difference a year makes!

Posted by Virginia "Ginnie" Leiner on September 16, 2014 at 8:30pm 3 Comments

Dear fellow quilters,

As you will recall, last year at this time I was frantically quilting the 15 Christmas quilts in my year long project and hardly had time to breathe, let alone do anything else.  Well, 2014 has been radically different and as I look back on 2013, I am amazed at how different two years can…


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