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Shadow Trapunto by Geta Grama

Geta Grama’s Shadow Trapunto quilt at Spring Market and announcing her new patterns for sale.

Posted: June 29th, 2009  

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More Creations – Spring Blooms Mini Quilt Swap

I’ve been wonderful to see all of the gorgeous creations coming to life for the Spring Blooms Mini Quilt Swap. The participants have done an amazing job. To answer a couple of questions: Yes, there will be another summer-themed swap. Registration will begin June 23rd, with a mail date of September 21st. I’m also working […]

Posted: June 15th, 2009  

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Gorgeous Creations for the Spring Blooms Mini Quilt Swap

Many of the wonderful creations have been completed and mailed to their new homes for the Spring Booms Mini Quilt Swap. Below are a few of the mini quilts. Check out the Flickr group to see more of these beauties. Reminder: Your mini quilt should be mailed by June 21, 2009.

Posted: May 28th, 2009  

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Market Creativity

Congratulations to LizzieB Cre8ive as they won the Creativity best booth award at Spring Market for the second show in a row (which has never happened before). Here are some photos from their wonderful Whimsyland booth. Here are the other winners: Pittsburgh Spring Quilt Market Best Booth Awards I’m sad to say goodbye to lovely […]

Posted: May 19th, 2009  

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Greetings from Spring Market

Pittsburgh is absolutely gorgeous! If you ever get a chance to drive here, I highly recommend it (probably not in the winter though). There are rivers, huge hills (are they mountains??), a tunnel and gorgeous bridges everywhere. It has been very fun filled days of Spring Market so far. Today is the second day of […]

Posted: May 16th, 2009  

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Collage Mania Preview

Collage Mania, a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, opens May 5 with a minimum donation of $80 for each artwork and continues May 6 and 7 when the donation minimum drops to $40. There are 384 fiber collages donated by 161 generous artists to Collage Mania 2009. Please read over the directions on how […]

Posted: April 29th, 2009  

Topics: Charity Quilting, Quilt Gallery, Quilting Events


Necktie Quilt

Katy Allgeyer from Feng Shui By Fishgirl created this very unique necktie quilt using her boyfriend’s unused neckties. What a great idea to repurpose the neckties into something unique and colourful.

Posted: April 1st, 2009  

Topics: Quilt Gallery


Phyllis Dobbs

My daily life is filled with quilts and fabrics as a designer of both. But my love of quilts and fabrics began many years ago. It seems like I have always been drawn to needlecraft. My earliest memories are filled with sewing of some kind – including a shoebox of small doll clothes that I […]

Posted: February 28th, 2009  

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Sue Hauser, Alderwood Quilts

Welcome to my blog! My name is Sue Hauser and I was thrilled when Michele asked me to be a guest blogger. I am the owner of Alderwood Quilts, which is an internet quilt shop. I live in Oregon in the foothills of the coast range, where we have a small lavender farm in addition […]

Posted: February 27th, 2009  

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Lesley Riley

What fun to be a guest blogger on Quilting Gallery. My name is Lesley Riley. I am a life-long resident of the Washington DC area, mother of 6, grandmother of 5. I began quilting in 1971, a baby quilt for my first born. You might think that by now all my children and grandchildren have […]

Posted: February 26th, 2009  

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Shirley Paterson

I am really pleased that I have been invited to become a "Guest Blogger". I have been interested in creating different types of art work ever since I was a child. I taught watercolour and oils here in Calgary for 20 years and then branched out into fabric painting. I have also done a number […]

Posted: February 26th, 2009  

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Holly Elam

Hi, my name is Holly Elam. I live in north west Alabama. I am a stay at home mom of three rambunctious boys. Who definitely keep me on my toes. A lot of people wonder where I find the time for making quilts. I wonder sometimes too. Thankfully the baby takes naps and my husband […]

Posted: February 25th, 2009  

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