Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Life of Purpose

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.”  Robert Byrne The recent shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was so much more than an assassination attempt. While I felt horrible for the families of the dead and injured, there was … Continue reading

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Tiny House Block

This weekend I was working on a miniature version of a house block I used in a quilt for the June issue of McCall’s Quilting. How cute is this block?!? Finished size is just 2 1/8″ square. The pattern to … Continue reading

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Vote for the Quilt Design Star Winner!

Well, this is it! The remaining finalists have worked their fingers to the bone, and it shows. Just go the the Quilt Design Star™ Final Challenge page, and select a contestant to see a full page showing their final challenge … Continue reading

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Quilters Donate Their Time

Our office was graced recently with the presence of Ami Simms from the Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative (AAQI). Our sister magazine, Quiltmaker, has blogged about their staff’s contributions to the AAQI, so I thought I’d give you a peek at … Continue reading

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Sherri’s Quilt Blocks & Fabrics Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to Sandra Hale, Stoneville, NC! She is the winner in our Quilt Blocks & Fabrics Giveaway. We can’t wait to see the quilt she makes!

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