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Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Welcome New Members yesterday. 0 Replies

links to discussions i've written over last few years in response to members how-to questions. thought i'd put all the links in one place, easier than searching for individual discusion answers. hope you find this helpful! ...and to all ya newbies…Continue

Christmas dinner gifts

Started by Lauren Eberhard in Having Fun. Last reply by Jackie Baker yesterday. 2 Replies

Good afternoon everyone  I have a question that I know some of you can help me solve.I belong to a guilt guild and our Christmas dinner is fast approaching.  The person in charge usually makes a small gift for everyone as a rememberance.  Does…Continue

WELCOME!! all new members

Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Having Fun on Sunday. 0 Replies

i have been off the site for most of last few months because of health issues. but in members section i see we have a LOT of new members. a request for all ya newbies ..please add "like" button pushing when cruising thru quilt photos ..just lets us…Continue

Email from Stella Kwale

Started by Cheryl Unger in Quilting For Charity. Last reply by American Quilter's Society Sep 22. 2 Replies

I received an email from this person wanting me to go to a site because she had something to tell me that she couldn't do through an email. Not sure how that would have been a problem as I'm the only one getting the email. I'm thinking this is…Continue

Quilting spaces

Started by Esmeralda O'Neill in Having Fun. Last reply by Violet Sep 11. 61 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

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. Last reply by Riana Noyes Sep 7. 1 Reply

 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

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Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"Wish I could help you Beth. I'm bored to tears. Maybe I'd get my sewing/quilting mojo back. "
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Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"It's kinda fun, Riana. It has also given me a platform to talk about rescues and fostering. At one fundraiser event, a group of teenagers fell in love with Indy. So much so they went home and brought their mom back to meet him. Turned out she…"
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Riana Noyes commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Linda, how does it feel being a pet parent of a celebrity?!                                                    Not sure…"
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Mary-Anne Buist commented on Diana Engdahl's group Swapping "FUN" is for Everyone
"yes Beth - forgot all about the mug rugs - so I am thinking about just how much time we all spent making our blocks - I know that each one of mine was over an hour just to embroider .....not including putting it together - sad is an understatement…"
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Thanksgiving Table Runner.

"Carla, This is perfect! Love the Autumn colors! "
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Ginny Andersen commented on carla j walton's photo

Tiny Stacked snowman.

"So cute, Carla! "
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Connie Wilkerson CRS commented on Diana Engdahl's group Swapping "FUN" is for Everyone
"This is all really sad and frustrating"
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Jean McCusker commented on Diana Engdahl's group Swapping "FUN" is for Everyone
"I would love to have the mug rug and my share of the blocks, too.  But..."
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Barbara Hughes commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Riana, I'm getting the three drawer unit. I wondered about the insert but my husband said he could cut one for me to fit around the machine if needed.  That is so sweet about Indy, Linda. I am so glad he is back to his normal little self."
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carla j walton replied to Chef Lisa's discussion 9" block swap exchange in the group Swapping "FUN" is for Everyone
"lol, still no movement showing just a ''in transit'' and was suppose to be there Monday. I keep telling myself it's because of amazon deals already going on and mail is getting heavier. but no updates has me worried. "
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Beth A. North replied to Chef Lisa's discussion 9" block swap exchange in the group Swapping "FUN" is for Everyone
"Oh goodness, that is a nail biter, but Skully didn't have any when he got to me, you must have chewed them off then. (snicker)"
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You Can Vote for Fall Paducah Best of Show!

Posted by American Quilter's Society on September 11, 2017 at 9:00am 0 Comments

We are on count down to voting for the Janome America Best of Show and the six other top awards for the AQS QuiltWeek® – Fall Paducah, Kentucky 2017.

Voting will open at 6:00 p.m. (CT) on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Anyone with an email address can cast a VOTE – use your Smartphone, iPad, home computer, or vote from one of three Voting Stations at the show. Voting…


Gramma Gigi's pumpkin quilt which became a story about Uncle Jack

Posted by Virginia "Ginnie" Leiner on September 10, 2017 at 12:30pm 2 Comments

My family was blended long before that became a fashionable term.  My parents divorced in 1958 (I was 3) and my dad, who had custody of my sister Bev and I remarried a wonderful woman in 1959 who became Mom to us and gave us our sister, Denise.  Mom was a 26 year old secretary with her own car and the family…


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 &…


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