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Six Generations of Quilters by Sherry A. Byrd

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Please join me in welcoming Sherry A. Byrd as today’s guest blogger. She shares with us her family’s extensive quilting history spanning six generations. Thanks Sherry for being a guest! My name is Sherry A. Byrd. As a child I was introduced to quilt making via my maternal grandmother, who came from a long lineage […]

Posted: August 11th, 2010  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, Quilt Gallery


Log Cabin Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 27 Total countries: 7 Total provinces: 2 Total states: 14 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. A Walk in The SnowBy: Lynn Wilson, Washington, USA I hate greens and reds and I wanted a blue BEAR quilt. While bears are usually found in the woods this […]

Posted: August 6th, 2010  

Topics: Quilt Gallery


Summer Vacation Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 15 Total countries: 3 Total provinces: 0 Total states: 9 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. Bare FeetBy: Karen Martin, Minnesota, USA Living in Northern Minnesota, I love the too few days of the year when I can run around without heavy socks and boots–that is […]

Posted: July 30th, 2010  

Topics: Quilt Gallery


Milwaukee Art Museum and the “American Quilts: Selections from the Winterthur Collection” Exhibit

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Please join me in welcoming guest blogger Margery Newman as she shares with us the new Milwaukee Art Museum and quilts from the "American Quilts: Selections from the Winterthur Collection" exhibit. Thanks Margery for sharing this fabulous exhbit with us. I had the great pleasure of leaving my home in what some people this summer […]

Posted: July 29th, 2010  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, Quilt Gallery, Quilting Events

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Share-It Tuesday!

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I thought I’d try something new here at the Quilting Gallery, Share-It Tuesdays! I’d love to see what you’ve been working on lately. Share your recent quilting-related projects by adding a link to your blog post below. Over the weekend, I got caught up on Bradie’s Summer Star Sampler quilt and got back to working […]

Posted: July 27th, 2010  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

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Summer Star Sampler – Blocks 1 to 6

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I finished the first 6 blocks of Bradie’s Summer Star Sampler quilt this weekend.

Posted: July 25th, 2010  

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Seashore Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 21 Total countries: 7 Total provinces: 2 Total states: 9 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. ArchipelagoBy: Linn, Sweden This is my second quilt, made for my parents wedding anniversary. The marine theme came from my parents love of sailing and my own love of the […]

Posted: July 23rd, 2010  

Topics: Quilt Gallery


Picnic Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 8 Total countries: 4 Total provinces: 1 Total states: 5 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. 4th of July Picnic BlanketBy: A Vision to Remember, Idaho, USA This is a great quilt for any occasion. It is perfect for going to the park for a picnic, […]

Posted: July 16th, 2010  

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Patriotic Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 13 Total countries: 2 Total provinces: 1 Total states: 10 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. Brave American WarriorBy: Sheryl, Missouri, USA Our country is great because we have people who are willing to sacrifice to defend it. I felt strongly that I should make a […]

Posted: July 9th, 2010  

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Friendship Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 8 Total countries: 4 Total provinces: 0 Total states: 5 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. Canyon DanceBy: Julie Huffman, Idaho, USA Two years ago my friend Deb fell in love with a quilt I made for another friend. Deb was ill with emphysema so I […]

Posted: July 2nd, 2010  

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Quilts for Fathers

Quick stats: Total submissions: 11 Total countries: 2 Total provinces: 1 Total states: 9 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. 50th AnniversaryBy: Gloria’s life in fabric, California, USA Photos and fabric images of things Gloria loves are in this quilt depicting her marriage of 50 years to Dave. Quilt size: […]

Posted: June 25th, 2010  

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Story Quilts

Quick stats: Total submissions: 11 Total countries: 4 Total provinces: 1 Total states: 8 You can click on the photo to view a larger version. Aaron’s Nursery Rhyme QuiltBy: Wanda Robinson, Oklahoma, USA It began 18 yrs ago. Took 2 years to find the right inspiration for my nephew. Since my dear sis-in-law (his mom) […]

Posted: June 18th, 2010  

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