Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
Hi all. I'm about to start quilting on Minky fabric, and have heard pros and cons about the fabric. I would appreciate any comments, techniques, advice, etc., about quilting with Minky. Thanks so much in advance.Continue
Just wondering what stands out in your mind when you visit a quilt shop? What makes you love the shop and want you going back for more? I know fabric selection is an obvious answer so I want to know what else? What is something you would like to…Continue
Hello all! I'm a new member from Pittsboro, NC and I look forward meeting people who share my addiction to fabric and quilting. Until recently, I only did hand quilting and now I am entering the unfamiliar world of "machine quilting"! I look forward…Continue
My guild has been having steadily declining sales of tickets for our raffle quilt for the past 8 years or so. I believe there was a small upward bump one year when we did a paper pieced star quilt that was all blue and green batiks. Another small…Continue
Between the computer issues, the floor being redone in the kitchen, then a couple of weeks ago the back fence started to fall down, now the microwave died while I was fixing dinner today. Oh well, this too shall pass as they say. I was able to finish dinner since the stove/oven still works, right now. Hope that doesn't decide to die any time soon.
My quilt group had a great idea. We picked a New Year's resolution: finish a UFO, including details about it. An example: finish snowman wall hanging, have blocks, need to sew them, quilt it and bind it. Or for newbies, learn new technique like binding, applique. Write it on paper, give it to our program director. In December, out come the cards. Bring project done or not.