"I'm not sure the last time I was on this site, but it has been awhile. We moved from Arizona to Bastrop, Texas about 30 miles east of South Austin. Won't have much time to quilt for a bit though. My husband and I will be…"
I think it would be a nice idea to list the Quilters by state, so we can connect. We recently moved to Coralville, and I would love to find out about the quilt groups there. Could anyone help me out, thanks
"Actually this was VERY easy. I have made at least 2 dozen of these and sell them for up to $75.00 each. All straight lines. If you'd like the pattern, let me know in a PM and I will scan and send it to you."
"That is so awesome. Think I will contact the hotels/motels around here. I donate most of what I make to wounded soldiers. Will be making a bunch of lap quilts this year and next. Plus Walker and Wheel Chair bags."
"I believe I have only purchased one quilt pattern and a few quilt magazines. If you google "Free Quilt Patterns" you will find thousands of them. I print them out and put them in a binder for future use. I now…"
"Thank you so much. This weekend I watched a You Tube tutorial on this very subject. Right now I don't have time to practice because I need to quilt a wedding gift, the top is done. And also work on a new Baby quilt for my…"
A friend was taking and class and invited my along with her. It was on sewing curves WITHOUT PINS. I couldn't believe it when we got there. Who in the world could sew curves Without Pins? Well, the answer is now…"
"The Mexican Star is my absolute favorite wall hanging I made. Yes it was a challenge also and I went very slow and made several mistakes and had to recut fabric. I have it hanging in our bedroom and now my husband wants me to make a…"
"When I sew a sleeve on (I've done it twice in my life) I pin it first and then baste it to make sure how it looks. I just don't like the ripples (if that is the right word) it leaves. I have a couple of good friends that are…"
I am a self taught quilter. I make patriotic quilts and am trying to donate them to wounded soldiers. Hitting roadblocks at the moment. I am retired from banking, but looking to go back to work part time. I love sewing and quilting just wish I were better, that is why I don't stop, the more I do, the better I get.