Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
I am new to this group and loving it! Just want to share my story about my quilt " Bleeding Heart of Hope". I entered a contest that was called " Around the World". We were given the pattern of large blocks that go around. You were told to embellish . I made my quilt using off white blocks so I could put something on top of it and it would stand out. I made green bias strips and drew a heart wreath which I applied the green bias to , sewing each strip down and intertwining them. I put…Continue
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Here’s the first paragraph in my book Butter in the Well that sets the scene for the story.
“Go back to a time when there are no streets, roads, or cars. Imagine there are no buildings, homes, hospitals, or grocery stores around the corner. All of your family’s belongings fit in a small wooden wagon. The year is 1868. There is…Continue
Does your quilt guild hold a show? Are you looking for ways to advertise your event?
You can list your event right here at My Quilt Place at no charge? The only requirement is that you need to register for My Quilt Place and you have complete access to this site. It's the place for everything related to quilts and quilters.
Just click on Events in the burgundy navigation bar above and click the "+Add"…Continue
Welcome to the newest online community, exclusively for quilters. We want to make you and your work the primary feature of the website. There are plenty of books, magazines, TV shows and other things that show you what others are doing. But, at the American Quilter's Society, we feel you should have a place to let everyone know what YOU are doing.
Please take some time to create a profile, add some images, and join a group or two.
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