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Ken Done and my secret garden

After cleaning the house, I said to myself “Right! I really have to make a start on my next competition quilt!” Otherwise, it will be time to submit and I will have nothing to enter. 382 more words

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State Fair Winners 2014

Several Tarheel Piecemakers members won ribbons at the Mountain State Fair 2014.

Karen Rhodes large quilt won second place in the Quilted By Another category. 49 more words


True Blue mate - quilt theme announced

The theme for the Australasian Quilt Convention 2015 Competition is ‘True Blue’. I have known this for a month or so now but have neglected share the thoughts running through my head so far here on The Ambitious Quilter blog. 381 more words

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Mountain State Fair 2014

Tarheel Piecemakers members were the set up crew for the quilt competition at the fair again this year.  Thankfully, we had a good number to help pin the quilts onto sheets, put larger quilts on poles, and pin sleeves to quilts that didn’t have them.   263 more words

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Sew-vivor 3 Quilters Edition: Top 16 announced

The top 16 contestants were revealed on Monday. There are some really great pieces of quilting in there. To have a look at the 16 who made it through to the competition… 181 more words


Pacific International Quilt Festival 2013 - Repetition

There’s something about repeating forms that is soothing. Rows of trees, lines in vineyards, stacks of plates, a well organized fabric stash….Repetition is a key element in quilting, and my favorite. 140 more words

Pacific International Quilt Festival 2013 - Stitchy

Today’s curated quilt show theme is ‘Stitchy’.  Why? Because when I look at these quilts that’s what I think.  (I also call music with a lot of notes are ‘Notey’ – Does anyone else?).   368 more words