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Share-It Tuesday

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It’s Share-It Tuesday! What have you been working on? Not much stitching time here the past week. I have been working on six applique posy needle cases. One will go to my swap partner next week and a couple others to friends. I’ll keep a couple here for emergency quilting gifts. Fabric (except the felt) […]

Posted: August 17th, 2010  

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Vote Now: Embroidery/Stitchery Quilts

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Grab yourself a cup of coffee and browse this week’s fabulous Embroidery/Stitchery Quilts. Thanks to everyone that entered. One lucky winner will win a fabulous gift pack of embroidery goodies from Jojo’s Quilt and Gift Shoppe. Special savings, Friday only: Take advantage of an additional 15% off all notions, books and patterns at JoJo’s! No […]

Posted: August 13th, 2010  

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Dancing in the Light by Ellen Anne Eddy

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Please join me in welcoming Ellen Anne Eddy as she guest blogs here at the Quilting Gallery. She shares with us a thought-provoking interpretation of art, beauty, interpretation and ourselves. There’s a world of debate that periodically swirls around the art world. We’re always trying to define what is or isn’t art. Everything before the […]

Posted: August 12th, 2010  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, Quilt Gallery


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


Share-It Tuesday

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I hope you enjoyed last week’s Share-It Tuesday!. I really enjoyed seeing what you have been working on. Here’s what I accomplished the past week. Scroll down to share what you’ve been working on too. Block 7 of Rachel’s Pinwheel Sampler Quilt. Block 8 for this sampler quilt was our choice. I chose Mosaic 2. […]

Posted: August 10th, 2010  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

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Vote Now: Log Cabin Quilts

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Voting is now closed for this contest. I know many of us have found the past two week’s contests difficult to choose a favourite. This week is no different. Grab yourself a cup of coffee and browse these fabulous quilts! The theme for this week’s virtual quilt contest is Log Cabins. Thanks to everyone that […]

Posted: August 6th, 2010  

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Share-It Tuesday!

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Last week’s Share-It Tuesday! was a lot of fun. I really enjoyed seeing what many of you have been working on. This might just become a regular feature here at the Quilting Gallery. A few weeks ago, I wanted a quick and easy project to work on. I created this Blue and Yellow Fun quilt. […]

Posted: August 3rd, 2010  

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Vote Now: Summer Vacation Quilts

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The theme for this week’s virtual quilt contest is Summer Vacation. Grab yourself a cup of coffee and browse these fabulous quilts! Thanks to everyone that entered. Two lucky winners of this week’s contest will each win a layer cake of their choice from the Fat Quarter Shop. Now it’s time for you to vote […]

Posted: July 30th, 2010  

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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  

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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  

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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. I’m using Pat Sloan’s Arabella fabric line. The colours in this line are very dramatic. To add continuity, each block will contain the black focus fabric as one of its pieces. Blocks 1 and 2 Blocks 3 and 4 Blocks 5 […]

Posted: July 25th, 2010  

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Vote Now: Seashore Quilts

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The theme for this week’s virtual quilt contest is Seashore. Grab yourself a cup of coffee and browse these fabulous quilts! Thanks to everyone that entered. The winner of this week’s contest will win a $30 gift certificate from Around the Block Quilters Shop. Now it’s time for you to vote for your favourite!! Voting […]

Posted: July 23rd, 2010  

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