Colleen Froats
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  • Alanson, MI
  • United States
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just joined- happy to be here

Started this discussion. Last reply by Evelyn Boundy May 13, 2012. 1 Reply

i don't know what took me so long to find & join My Quilt Place---but i am so glad i did! i've posted a couple pictures - i tend to do alot of applique, paper piecing and love working with…Continue

 

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Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"The Patchwork of the Crosses is English Paper Pieced. Now that I've finished all of the EPP Millifiore rosettes and am starting to put it together I thought the Patchwork of the Crosses would be great to do next- I love EPP for my travel/ hand…"
May 18
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"I am planning to start my new ( summertime travel hand project) and have decided on the Lucy Boston Patchwork of the Crosses. Have my papers ready, but found even though i have literally tons of scraps I have Zero busy fabrics- for fussy cutting to…"
May 18
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"I have a Keurig coffee maker, enjoy dark roast coffee and Mocha cappuccino. One cup at a time- generally only drink one, sometimes two cups in the morning and a cappuccino in the afternoon."
May 18
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"Wow, that worked! Now I will scroll through & see if there are a few more things to comment on"
May 18
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"I've tried to answer a couple questions without luck, here to give it another try. There was queries about our decor & tables.... Our dining table is a 42" round table- small but works for us, we don't have much room for a…"
May 18
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"Now I seem to be able to post comments, must have been a glitch of some sort. Now I need to scroll through some past conversations and try to catch up a little bit."
May 15
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"So, administration has no problem posting a comment here- so I'm trying again...."
May 15
Colleen Froats commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa
"test"
May 15
Colleen Froats replied to Linda Koller's discussion Secret Santa Group
"Yes, I couldn't find the place to join the group though"
Mar 16
Colleen Froats replied to Linda Koller's discussion Secret Santa Group
"I would love to participate in a Secret Santa group. I have done this for a number of years with another forum and it is my favorite swap of the year. I love gathering and making gifts for my Recipient."
Mar 14
Colleen Froats posted a status
"January/February finishes- busy new year. Chiefs quilt for a graduating senior- Hockey quilt And, a sleeping bag for great grandson"
Feb 27
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Feb 27
Vickie Smith commented on Colleen Froats's photo
May 21, 2015
Mary Moore commented on Colleen Froats's photo
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Frank Lloyd Wright stained glass window

"Very very nice.  I've had a book to do these for years...maybe this is the inspiration I need."
May 20, 2015
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May 20, 2015
Robin Haigh commented on Colleen Froats's photo
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"This is gorgeous! "
Jun 6, 2014

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Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
I've been sewing for about 45 years (started in 4-H when i was 8) made my first quilt in 1976, made small quilts off & on over the years- became avid about 12 years ago- started quilting for others 10 years ago. I live in Northern Michigan with my husband & a large white cat. I have 3 children & 2 beautiful granddaughters.
How many quilts have you made?
over 100
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
I even quilt in my sleep i am so fond of creating quilts!
How long have you been a quilter?
36 years
What is your favorite quilting technique?
applique/paper piecing
Why do you quilt?
it is a creative outlet that consumes me
Do you have a website?
http://www.colleenscustomquilts.com

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