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Starting up again..let's do some swapping.

Started by Diane Engdahl in Having Fun. Last reply by Wilma Schirra-Kays Oct 14, 2021. 2 Replies

Good morning girls...I thought it would be nice to get the group going again..Connie has done an awesome job for me along with the rest of u.i was out of commission for quite sometime but I'm back. Thank u Connie for keeping it going. So let's do…Continue

Fabric storage

Started by Tina Ohalek in Quilting For Charity. Last reply by Riana Noyes Mar 30, 2021. 1 Reply

May I ask what is your favorite and best way to store your fabric.What is the best way to preserve your fabric?Would be so grateful for your advice.Continue

Secret Santa 2021

Started by Linda Koller in Quilting For Charity. Last reply by Wilma Schirra-Kays Jan 25, 2021. 3 Replies

It's that time of year again!Sign ups for this year's Secret Santa have begun and will continue until March 31, 2021. But the fun will begin before then! Last year we made Christmas ornaments and quilt blocks for each other besides our Secret Santa…Continue

I am back!

Started by Kathy M. Boice in Having Fun. Last reply by Kathy M. Boice Jan 18, 2021. 5 Replies

I have not been on this site for a long time. My son I cared for, passed away after a 25 yr battle with cancer, then I got hurt and had 2 years of recovery and now my husband is very sick. I have not made any quilts for quite awhile, but I did get…Continue

Heart Signature Quilt

Started by Verla Veasey in Free Patterns Apr 28, 2020. 0 Replies

Is there a pattern or more information on the Heart Quilt shown on pages 24-27 in the May 2020 issue of America Quilter magazine. Thank you very much for your reply.snowball@bellsouth.netContinue

Secret Santa 2020

Started by Linda Koller in Having Fun. Last reply by Linda Koller Mar 31, 2020. 6 Replies

It's that time of year again! Sign ups for Secret Santa 2020 are open until March 31, 2020. Sign up right away so in you join in the fun from the start! We had a lot of fun last year with Kathy's "impossible missions". Kathy will be back with some…Continue

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Madrid Patchwork Festival at Spain

October 19, 2022 to October 25, 2022
Organised by the Spanish Patchwork Association, the Madrid Patchwork Festival first took place in 2018, following on from the success of their ever-popular International Patchwork Festival held in March each year in Sitges. Over 80 retailers and patchwork professionals exhibit at the event, and we’ll spend a full day here. We’ll make the most of our stay in Madrid with included guided tours of the city, along with visits to its Garment Museum and Royal Tapestry Factory. Toledo located just 45…See More
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Textiles of Morocco at Morocco

September 1, 2022 to September 15, 2022
Discover the highlights of Morocco, the indigenous Amazigh/Berber culture and extraordinary textile traditions on this fascinating tour.We’ll visit women’s cooperatives that combine age-old skills with new innovations. In Marrakesh we'll enjoy the exquisite Yves Saint Laurent museum featuring his fashion designs as well as the Berber Museum that houses the Moroccan textiles and jewellery that inspired his work.Following the ancient trade routes across the High Atlas Mountains to the Sahara we…See More
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mood 2021

Sheer fabrics on cotton, thread sketching, embroidered fabrics. For 2022 SAQA Spotlight Auction.
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Kay Bustin posted an event

Switzerland Quilting Retreat at Switzerland

November 19, 2022 to November 26, 2022
This treat of a retreat is the perfect Autumn escape for any quilter, combining time spent stitching at the Bernina Creative Centre with some fantastic excursions to explore the Swiss sights and textile history of this charming part of the world.Spend a full day exploring the home of Lindt chocolate, Zurich, where we stroll the picturesque streets, take a boat ride, and over-indulge at a chocolate factory and museum. We’ll also discover the fascinating history of the Swiss textile industry at…See More
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Michigan Lighthouse Quilt

"Beautiful, Nancy!"
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Michigan Lighthouse Quilt

"Nancy, AQS is not going to renew their contract with Ning by the end of April. Those of us on My Quilt Place who don't wish to go to facebook have gone to lt is a different layout from this site, but we're learning to…"
Apr 26
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Michigan Lighthouses

Aunt Mary’s Originals patterns of Michigan Lighthouses and the Mackinaw Bridge. Fusible appliqué, home sewing machine quilted.
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Michigan Lighthouse Quilt

Patterns from Aunt Mary’s OriginalsFusible appliqué, machine quilted.
Apr 23
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Halloween quilt

"What an unusual layout! Nice work."
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Halloween quilt

Pattern: High CottonDesigner: Miss Rosie, Carrie Nelson
Apr 21
Kris Howell commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2021
"Trudyann, I got a lovely Log Cabin block in the mail!!!!   Thank you so much for making and mailing it.  I'm posting this over on Needle Spot, too.  How are the renovations going?"
Apr 18
Linda Koller commented on Linda Koller's group Secret Santa 2021
"Thank you Melanie for the lovely Ohio Star block! I love the fabrics you used!!"
Apr 17

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Secret Santa package

Posted by Colleen Froats on January 10, 2022 at 2:25pm 1 Comment

I received my SS package from TrudyAnn today! Oh my goodness. It was so fun . As I unpacked it it invoked giggles, huge smiles, and just happiness. Thank you so much. Great bags ( did someone spill the beans that I’m a…


Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat....

Posted by Virginia "Ginnie" Leiner on October 20, 2021 at 12:00pm 4 Comments

Ready or not, here it comes and for once, I AM ready!  Three quilts from our house will make appearances under trees this year and the tops are all completed!  Two are already with Karen, the long armer genius and one will make its way there this weekend I hope.  Here they are with a bit of their stories:

First up is one I am calling "It All Started with a Mouse."  A few years back, my friend and maintenance contractor for our rental houses, Jeff asked me in a round about way, if I…


And Entire Year of Quiltmaking

Posted by Virginia "Ginnie" Leiner on July 25, 2021 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

Where does time go? When you are in a pandemic, it moves incredibly slow while you are living it and incredibly fast in retrospect.  Since I last wrote, I have finished five more quilts and started four others,  Today was "appraise the finished quilts day."  Jan Rodgers, my talented appraiser, got nine quilts done.  We have maybe four more to do but that will have to wait for another day. 

Who knew dragging quilts out to be appraised, the appraisals, and then putting them all away…


Bird of Paradise Quilt Finished

Posted by Ann Holmes on April 21, 2021 at 12:20pm 1 Comment

See the finished quilt on our Show and Tell tour of quilts and stained glass projects in Ann's home.


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