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I love fabrics and being able to combine colors the way I like by quilting, it is a very good thing.

Started by Carol A. Drummond in Quilting For Charity yesterday. 0 Replies

 I have a very large collection of quilt books, mags, and of course, fabrics. I have only done one quilt but it was completely different than I have seen anywhere. I love talking with people that have similar likes.  I have been sewing for many…Continue

Quilting spaces

Started by Esmeralda O'Neill in Having Fun. Last reply by Riana Noyes Aug 12. 58 Replies

It would be great to see quilting spaces to get some ideas on organization.Post up some ideas or pictures of your own.Continue


Started by Susan Stitch in Having Fun. Last reply by cindy greenwell Jul 24. 171 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

Question about quilt backing.

Started by Cyndi Day in Techniques. Last reply by Violet Jul 21. 4 Replies

I know that muslin is a great quilt backing but what about a flat bedsheet?

The Cambridge Community Series

Started by Sandra Ragan Fields in My Quilt Place Book Lovers Jun 8. 0 Replies

I am a NEWbie to MyQuiltPlace and also "Ann Hazelwood's" writing. I am reading "The Basement Quilt" of her "The Cambridge Community Series" and I just love it. My quilting class on Saturdays have a discussion of materials read, (no more than 50-55…Continue

Found a book to help me get started on my next quilt for my son and his fiancé.

Started by Cyndi Day in My Quilt Place Book Lovers. Last reply by carla j walton May 27. 1 Reply

Went shopping yesterday and found this book at Joanne's Fabrics. So as soon as I am finished with a cross stitch project and a crocheted shawl to wear to my son's wedding, I will get started on the quilt.

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2017 Schedule for Arts, Crafts, Teaching & Sharing (ACTS) Ministry

Posted by Monica Schmidt on July 17, 2017 at 11:38am 0 Comments

Here is the 2017 schedule for meetings of the ACTS Ministry (Arts, Crafts, Teaching & Sharing) at West Hills Baptist Church in Knoxville, TN.

This is a group of people who get together to crochet, quilt, sew, needle tat, knit, make jewelry, and enjoy each others company. We multiply our joys and divide our burdens while we meet with each other. Many members of this group are not members of this church, as we met through classes that I taught. Beginners in these or other arts &…


Just me and the universe quilt-

Posted by cindy greenwell on July 3, 2017 at 10:28pm 2 Comments

I just posted a story of how this quilt come to be, even when things are all wrong something beautiful can come out, check it out my friends.

Jack's Chain

Posted by cindy greenwell on June 19, 2017 at 12:10pm 1 Comment

has anyone made the Jack' chain quilt? If so I would love to see it. I'm in the process of doing one of my own, what a workout. I found the pattern in  a quilters newsletter dated back toJuly of 1998. This is a great pattern. Just wondering  how other quilters did.

Northcott Challenge Winner - Canada 150 yrs

Posted by Irmgard Jacob on June 16, 2017 at 3:14pm 5 Comments

Just won 1st place in our guild with these funky woodland creatures. Added lots of hand quilting to the machine applique. Animal patterns by Wendy Gratz of Shiny Happy…


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