Linda Koller
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Secret Santa Group

Started this discussion. 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…Continue

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Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Only 7 days left to turn in your questionnaires...don't get left out!! I have received from Paula, Mary, RuthAnn, Wilma, Kathy M, Linda, Pam, and Chris. If you haven't filled out your questionnaire, now is the time to do it. If you need me…"
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Paula sizemore commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Linda just wanted you to know I sent my secret santa to your email today Friday afternoon, please let me know you got it."
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Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Barbara, I have to agree with Mary's comments. The pillow is beautiful. Dee, how did the house inspection go?"
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Fire Island Hosta

"Wow! Saw several similar to this at the Wisconsin Quilt Expo last fall. All I can say is Wow!! Can't even imagine attempting it."
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Autumn in Michigan

"So beautiful! Love autumn."
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Coat entry

"Awesome, Beth!"
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My Secret Garden

My WWWRR quilt from 2014. Finally got the binding on it and decided to hang it on the guest room wall.
Paula sizemore commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Yes it was I'm sorry posted wrong are"
Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Are there any members from last year that haven't signed up yet for this year? Still thinking about it? Only 10 days left!"
Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Only 10 days left to turn in those questionnaires. Must be in by March 31!!"
Linda Koller replied to Linda Koller's discussion Secret Santa Group
"Only 10 days left to sign up and get the questionnaires turned it for Secret Santa Group 2017. Don't miss out!!!"
Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Good luck, Dee, on the house inspection. Look forward to seeing photos of your Easter and elephant banners. When do you head back home, Riana?"
Linda Koller commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"It's 11:30 pm Sunday, our kennel quilt retreat is over, last count was 196 kennel quilts!!! They are still coming in. WooHoo!!!!! My friend Becky came over and we got 35 completed."
Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Paula...was your comment meant for the stashbusting group?"
Paula sizemore commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"0 in and 3 out..."
Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2016
"Mary you are too funny! You should have gotten 2 decals!!!!"
Mar 19

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Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
Been quilting for 30+ years mostly for charity and my 7 grandchildren. I have also made church banners for various churches in Arizona.
How many quilts have you made?
more than I can count
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
Definately make quilts but I enjoy them too. I love scrappy and star quilts.
How long have you been a quilter?
35+ years
What is your favorite quilting technique?
machine applique
Why do you quilt?
It's a beautiful art form. My way of giving to charity doing something I love to do.

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Quilt Show and Concert with Dave Anderson and Roger Walck

Posted on October 28, 2013 at 9:21pm 4 Comments

Saturday, October 26, 2013

The afternoon was very pleasant and a surprise because Dave and Roger came to my home and spent the afternoon with me. I can't remember the last time I've had such a relaxing afternoon. They loved Indy and I think Indy loved them because he didn't growl and bark at them. Dave asked to lay down for half an hour. So Roger asked to see my gardens and Indy needed out anyway. We walked around for a while and Roger liked my Secret Garden. We then went back into…


2nd Annual Amish Retreat in Charm, OH

Posted on May 7, 2013 at 7:46am 3 Comments

I'm hosting the 2nd Annual Amish Retreat June 19-22. We are staying at The Rural Thimble, Check out their website at, We have openings for 2 people. If you are interested please contact me asap. Cost is $30 desposif with registration and $184 at check-in. So hurry time is running out!

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Sneak Peak to my Remodeled Sewing Room

Posted on March 17, 2013 at 7:38pm 16 Comments

The moment is almost here when I can finally move back into my sewing room.  Right now I can move in the Elna, but I'm trying to figure out a way to bring in the Pfaff too. I have a friend who comes over and sews strips and/or squares for me. I.m trying to figure out if the small table will fit and still give me enough room to move around without being too constricted. . Let me explain some of the changes. I've had new windows put in. They've already been tested thanks to Mother Nature; and…


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At 10:09pm on September 21, 2016, Ginny Andersen said…

Yes, you definitely deserved to have a good time! I feel the same after attending a good quilt show. So inspired and intimidated! I have a lot to learn and in so many ways, I, too, feel like a novice, even after all these years of quiltmaking. 

At 9:37am on September 20, 2016, Ginny Andersen said…

So many amazing quilts! I couldn't pick a favorite! I would imagine you were on overload in the quilt inspiration category, weren't you?! What a wonderful day! 

At 5:12pm on May 17, 2016, Vicki Bujnak said…
Thanks Linda! Please keep me in mind for next year!
At 10:26pm on August 15, 2015, Darlene Harris said…
Hi Linda, I am a member at QCA. Thanks
Darlene in Indiana
At 6:12pm on August 8, 2015, Zoetc49 said…


I love your idea on having a group from QCA, since it was or became such a small group we all really got to know each other well. Roxana is now on here too, so maybe we can get the SS over here...since she took it over and I am sure that she would need help.

Why don't you see about going the QCA group on here since you posted about this site and we are all jumping ship from the  site.  Maybe call is "QCA life raft" 

At 11:02am on November 18, 2014, Riana Noyes said…

Thankyou, Linda...but at 2:30 a.m? l had hopes you'd get through the nights better since the bed got moved & you didn't need to sleep in recliner. Still, haven't seen you on midnightchats too often lately...taking that as a good sign:) How's your brother's Christmas quilt coming...or are you stuck because of eye problems?

At 8:37pm on September 26, 2014, Mary Moore said…

Dear Linda,

You comment on the Ohio Star brought to mind one of Paul and my best trips.  We were in Cincinnati for a Nat'l Square Dance Convention.  I hadn't really been looking forward to that destination-but was so surprised at what a beautiful town it was near the convention center, river, downtown.  We went to museums, a ball game, and met so many friendly people.  And learned about buckeyes and flying pigs. The humidity didn't arrive until our last day.

When I look at Indy and your house, I see a safe haven ark; hope it works for you to stay there.

Iris' have the most personality.  I have a large bed that I must have planted too deeply.  When the ground softens, I shall retry and think of you while I work.

What bird is in the bird house?

Beth forgot to give me pins, sewing needles, and a ruler. You saved the day.

The small quilt repeats Ginny's, I like the bit of continuity.

Do wish we could have tea together.  I would even try to make Russian tea balls.

Grandkids love that you gave us snowmen.  We so need a lot of any moisture in CA.

Thank you for putting so much imagination into my row,  Mary

At 2:46pm on March 24, 2014, Jennifer Schifano Thomas said…

Linda, the Ninth block will be out on April 1st, but it's never too late to join in.  Here's a link to the other block tutorials: 

Star BOM Tutorials

Have a super day!

At 6:03pm on February 19, 2014, Ginny Andersen said…

I just looked at all of your quilts and they are so great! You have a gift for color and using scraps to their best advantage.

At 2:36pm on February 6, 2014, Jean McCusker said…
Wow, I guess you were busy!
Small world is right my babies turned 41 a few months ago. Son is in CA and daughter is here with us.
Where was the JoAnn's located? I just can't picture it. My mom was probably in there often so I may well have been too.
May the next week bring you freedom.

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