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Vote Now: Winter Fun

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-+*Thanks to all that entered their quilts in the Weekly Themed Quilt Contest. This week’s theme is Winter Fun. Now it’s time for you to vote for your favourite!! The lucky winner with the most votes will a copy of the Quilter’s Cookbook. Voting is open Friday – Sunday @ 11 p.m. One vote per […]

Posted: January 22nd, 2010  

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Vote Now – New Year’s Party Time

-+*Thanks to all that entered their quilts in the first Weekly Themed Quilt Contest. This week’s theme was New Year’s Party Time. Now it’s time for you to vote for your favourite!! The lucky winner with the most votes will win the fabulous prize pictured on the right from Pat Sloan. Voting is open Friday […]

Posted: January 8th, 2010  

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The Year in Pictures

-+*The quilts and quilted projects I completed in 2009. My biggest accomplishment this year, would be mastering (sort of) free-motion quilting. I’m looking forward to improving my free-motion skills next year and learning new techniques. There are six additional quilts started, but not finished yet. What did you accomplish this year? Would love to see […]

Posted: December 31st, 2009  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

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Winners, Winners, Winners

-+*I have lots to catch up on here: two winners for the last Friday Give-Away, 11 winners for the Reflections on Year 2 Anniversary blog post and 6 winners for the Holiday Traditions Quilt Contest. Look for a brand new weekly themed contest starting THIS weekend featuring a give-away from Pat Sloan. Friday Give-Away Congratulations […]

Posted: December 30th, 2009  

Topics: Quilt Gallery


Christmas Quilted Gifts

-+*Wow, I had no intention of taking such a long hiatus from blogging. I hope you had a wonderful Christmas shared with family and loved ones. I had a great time visiting with family and friends in the Toronto area for several days. This year, I made two lap-sized quilts, a table runner and some […]

Posted: December 29th, 2009  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

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Alice’s Wall Hanging

-+*When Lucy turned one a few years ago, I made her a wall hanging with her first name. For Alice’s first birthday a couple of weeks ago, I gave her one too. I named it Soaring in the Wind.

Posted: November 12th, 2009  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

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Christmas Inchie Ornaments Swap

-+*Registration ends tomorrow for the Christmas Inchie Ornaments Swap. Final partner information will be sent this weekend. Check out these beautiful creations that have been made so far. If you’re participating in this swap, please plan your time accordingly. The mailing deadline is December 1, 2009. Overseas packages should be sent at least one week […]

Posted: November 4th, 2009  

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Report from Houston – Art Quilts II

-+*Vicki Welsh reporting from the International Quilt Festival in Houston. I thought I’d wrap up my Houston report with some of the art quilts that I liked. Here they are in no particular order: Iguana is hand painted and machine quilted. Corrugated Iron is fused, burned, beaded and machine quilted. Redwood is made with cut […]

Posted: October 18th, 2009  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, Quilt Gallery, Quilting Events

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Report from Houston – Japanese Quilts

-+*Vicki Welsh reporting from the International Quilt Festival in Houston. This report will highlight quilts from Japan. If you read my blog you know that I love any quilt that has tiny pieces, intricate piecing or quilting or is just plain fiddly. That’s why I am so attracted to quilts from Japan. I notice more […]

Posted: October 18th, 2009  

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Report from Houston – Art Quilts

-+*Vicki Welsh reporting from the International Quilt Festival in Houston. One of the great things about my trip to the Houston International Quilt Festival this year is the opportunity to meet so many fellow bloggers and other quilters that I have met on the web. You can read about my visits with other bloggers on […]

Posted: October 16th, 2009  

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Report from Houston – Antique Quilts

-+*Vicki Welsh reporting from the International Quilt Festival in Houston. While I am don’t make reproduction quilts, I absolutely love antique quilts. Some of that love stems from the collection of quilts and quilts blocks left behind by my Great-Grandmother. My Mom and I have spent a lot of time finishing up some of her […]

Posted: October 15th, 2009  

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Report from Houston – Winners of the Garments Exhibit

-+*Vicki Welsh reporting from the International Quilt Festival in Houston. Hello from Houston quilt fans! I thought that Quilting Gallery readers might like to see some highlights of the exhibits. Today I will start with the garment exhibit. All of the garments in the exhibit are stunning and the three winners are: 1st place – […]

Posted: October 15th, 2009  

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