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Secret Santa Group

Started by Linda Koller in Having Fun. Last reply by Linda Koller on Tuesday. 35 Replies

I would like to find out if there is any interest for a Secret Santa group?The group I belonged to previously had members complete questionnaires. Then everyone was assigned a person to be Secret Santa for. We spent the year making/buying things for…Continue

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WorldWide Quilting Day ... March 18th !!

Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Having Fun. Last reply by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP Mar 18. 2 Replies

good morning everyone!did y'all know it's WorldWide Quilting Day today? no? well is! i was wandering pages of one of our members' blog ..'s a wonderful place to wander…Continue

Secret Santa Group

Started by Jonnie Egleston in Having Fun Mar 16. 0 Replies

Finally found the add button. Will send you the information about me Jonnie Egleston Continue


Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Techniques. Last reply by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP Mar 15. 3 Replies

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


Started by Joie in My Quilt Place Book Lovers. Last reply by Riana Noyes Mar 15. 6 Replies

Hi everyone I am excited to join this group. I have a question if this is not okay to do please let me know. I am trying to find quilting pattern shadow box with a twist. I'm trying to attach a picture. I hope it works It doesn't have the bell, not…Continue

Quilting for Charity

Started by Melinda Gasque King in Quilting For Charity. Last reply by Al Collier Mar 9. 1 Reply

I know we all live to quilt, but what couldBe better than to make a quilt with loveAnd give it to a child who is going throughA horrible time in their life.Check this site and see if there is a chapterNear you.…Continue

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  We asked you about when you started quilting, what made you fall in love with quilting, and your most valuable lessons. And the survey says…   Who taught you to quilt? 47% Self taught 34% Quilt Instructor 17% Family/Mother/Grandmother 11% Friend   How did you learn to quilt? 46% Quilt Classes 38% Taught Myself…

Free Pattern: Gg block

Great! Gorgeous! Glamorous! This week it’s all about the letter G. With the big G block and the little g block, you are sure to have grand adventures. Print your patterns and get started today! Go BIG with the ABCs!    Big G  40″ x 40″ finished size Download Uppercase G here. Print out the…

Guide to AQS QuiltWeek – Lancaster

  Click here for a map for parking to print and take with you! The first 100 people who donate items to this year’s charity, Domestic Violence Services (DVS) of Lancaster County, will receive a free gift from Hobbs Bonded Fibers.   Don’t miss these Special Exhibits AQS Authors’ Showcase Cherrywood Challenge 2016: The Lion King…

Craft with AQS: Strippy Water Bottle Carrier

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Judy Woodworth’s Freemotion Pattern

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Latest Activity

Deanna Davis commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Had a great QOV workday today .. 4 of us for a while, I actually got out the quilt I had set aside for a while and got 10 blocks of the twenty I need .. got my haircut, can wash and shake these days  hahahaha  Quilt pic is below my block…"
12 hours ago
Deanna Davis replied to Beth A. North's discussion Stash Busting Challenge 2017 in the group A Quilting Bee
"I have an OUT to report  <woo hooo!> 0 IN and 7.5 out ... donation to QOV  <hee hee>  one box to the other, but mailing 3.5 to guy who just starting sewing 30 days ago and designing eagles for fusible applique for QOV…"
12 hours ago
Riana Noyes replied to Beth A. North's discussion UFO Challenge 2017 in the group A Quilting Bee
"awww :-)"
13 hours ago
Barbara Hughes replied to Beth A. North's discussion Stash Busting Challenge 2017 in the group A Quilting Bee
"12 yards in and 3 yards out."
15 hours ago
Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"This is the spring I should be in Arizona. The desert flowers must be awesome!!! Looking out toward Superstition Mountain from my place was just covered with California poppies sprinkled with other color. Some of us ladies from church would drive…"
18 hours ago
rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"ary're grson might want this link. NPS page w current flower bloom locations .. and for all ..a page of eye candy ..deserts are so beautiful in some years! when it opens,…"
19 hours ago
rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"it will be a record yr for wildflowes. mary, do image search of mojave & death valley wildflowers. a internet friend of mine sent me pics he took on a hike the last time death valley bloomed. it was the first time in a hundred yrs that it has…"
19 hours ago
Mary Moore commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"maybe some inspirational pictures for a quilt."
20 hours ago
Mary Moore commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"How dare a house built in 68 be old!!  I was graduating from University that year.  Upgrading the roof will probably mean more insulation...which will be wonderful for heating and cooling. Paul left this AM to take HS Senior Grandson over…"
20 hours ago
Ginny Andersen commented on Lori's kitty-approved quilts's photo

Baby Roses Quilt Top

"Love the primary colors together! This is so bright and cheery!"
21 hours ago
Elizabeth Phillips commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Lovely pillow! Barbara.  I hope that you win. Deanna, I would have loved to be with you and your friend sorting the scraps.  I love scraps. The snow that I told you about yesterday morning just kept coming down all day and into the…"
22 hours ago
Gayle Clements replied to Beth A. North's discussion UFO Challenge 2017 in the group A Quilting Bee
"very well done, pretty"
23 hours ago

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Posted by LynnEl Springer on March 14, 2017 at 3:33pm 0 Comments

On Friday, March 10, I drove from Champaign, IL  to St. Joseph, Michigan to attend a class at Accomplish Quilting on Saturday, March 11th.  It was the first class for training on my new Innova machine.  There were about 8 others in the class and some ladies brought their husbands with them.  We got to know each other and learn more about our machines.  Accomplish Quilting sells more than just Innova's and so they had others there who were learning more about their Gammill machines or other…


You might be a quilter if you _______________________

Posted by Deirdre Ford on March 3, 2017 at 10:19pm 12 Comments

Thought this might be fun. You might be a quilter if you ____fill in the blanks. So I was making a chili dog and this happened. …


My First Quilted Piece on the New Innova!

Posted by LynnEl Springer on February 23, 2017 at 9:39am 1 Comment

How fun it was to work on this quilt!  I didn't know how I was going to quilt the set-in triangles all around the quilt, but I laid it down and just started drawing with my rulers and my chalk pencil and out came the design!  Thanks to Lisa H. Calle for her Divide and Design instruction - class at MQX Springfield (Midwest) and also her online iQuilt class!  I LOVE how this turned out.  Enjoy!…


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