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Summer Star Sampler Quilt Along

Bradie from A Quilty Kind of Girl will be hosting a Summer Star Sampler Quilt Along, starting July 6th (hey that’s my birthday!). Tutorials will be available every Tuesday on Bradie’s site with instructions for two blocks per week, followed by the center medallion, then borders. Check the blog post to download the fabric requirements. […]

Posted: June 16th, 2010  

Topics: Free Projects, My Quilting Journey, Web Finds

More Quilts from the “New from Old” Contest

I have a confession, I have yet to start my “New from Old” quilt, for the Alliance of American Quilts contest. It’s due at the end of May. I plan to work on it when I return from Spring Quilt Market, and get it in the mail just in time to meet the deadline. Talk […]

Posted: May 12th, 2010  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Web Finds

Shout Out Thursday: The Quilt Rat

This week’s Shout Out Thursday blogger is The Quilt Rat. She’s a fabulous quilter and doodler and always has inspiring projects she’s working on. She shares her trials and errors and I’ve learned a lot just by reading her blog the past several months. We had fabulous weather in Ontario over the Easter weekend. Check […]

Posted: April 8th, 2010  

Topics: Web Finds

ShouT OuT Thursday: Linda M. Poole

Each Thursday, I’m going to feature one of the fabulous bloggers from the Quilting Bloggers directory. With just under 4,000 blogs to choose from, I’ll have more than enough content to fill this spot. (I’d need 77 years to feature everyone, yikes!) My first ShouT OuT Thursday blogger is Linda M. Poole. I had the […]

Posted: April 1st, 2010  

Topics: Web Finds

Helping Haiti: Silent Auction at the Fat Quarter Shop

The fabulous ladies from the Fat Quarter Shop are organizing a silent auction to raise funds for charities helping the victims of the Haiti.

Posted: January 25th, 2010  

Topics: Quilting Events, Web Finds

Quilting Podcasts

My name is Darla and I am one of the new bloggers out there. I am a beginner quilter with a lot of quilting and blogging ambitions, and a unique perspective. Rather than spending a lot of time talking about my blog Scientific Quilter, I wanted to share a (long) story of my experiences of […]

Posted: January 13th, 2010  

Topics: Guest Bloggers, Web Finds

Cross Country Christmas Quilt Designer Blog Hop

Gudrun Erla of G.E. Designs has invited eleven very cool ladies to have some fun blog-hopping around the country starting today. Each will post every day sharing favourite Christmas recipes, traditions and stories. And each day, one of them will share a Christmas/Holiday project with you. Twelve days… twelve free projects. WOW! There will be […]

Posted: November 9th, 2009  

Topics: Free Projects, Web Finds

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The Sewing Gazette

Julie Pieri from Quilted Pleasures writes a great monthly newsletter, The Sewing Gazette filled with news and information from the quilting and sewing world. I’ll be a guest for the November issue. Sign up to receive the newsletter and read my interview.

Posted: October 28th, 2009  

Topics: Web Finds

365 Days of Free Motion Quilting Filler Designs

Running the Quilting Gallery site, it’s no surprise that dozens of quilting-related blogs come across my screen each day. I can’t remember another blog that captured my attention so thoroughly like Leah Day’s 365 Days of Free Motion Quilting Filler Designs. I’ve been watching the progress daily on this blog for a few weeks, and […]

Posted: September 29th, 2009  

Topics: Free Projects, My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery, Tips and Tricks, Videos, Web Finds

Happy Canada Day

Posted: July 1st, 2009  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery, Web Finds

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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  

Topics: Quilt Gallery, Web Finds

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Changing Times: Women’s Stories 1902-1942

The Women’s Historical Fiction Challenge E-Book is complete and available for download.

Posted: May 29th, 2009  

Topics: Web Finds