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Quiltcon lectures

I attended a number of lectures during Quiltcon and two that I really enjoyed were presented by Bill Volckening who is well known in the USA as a quilt collector and author. 271 more words


Home safe and sound

Well all good things must come to an end and I’m going back to work today. The trip home was a little eventual with an ice storm in Dallas which meant more than 100 people missed my flight because so many connecting flights were cancelled. 166 more words


Post-QuiltCon Musings

This was QuiltCon 2015.

No, wait.  This was QuiltCon.

What was interesting was meeting people that had been 2D to me, through correspondence and jpeg images, and having them become 3D persons.   907 more words


My Lone Quilt of 2014

Ten or fifteen years ago a quilt magazine ran an article featuring a prolific and talented quilter. I remember neither the magazine nor the quilter, but I do remember one thing she discussed. 437 more words


Welcome to my sewing room!

Hi Dear Friends! I’m happy to welcome you to my NEW sewing room! Just wish I could offer you apple pie with coffee!

When you come to my sewing room, this is the First sight you have from the door. 1,062 more words


Quiltcon: end of Day 2

It’s been hectic the past two days with lectures, workshops, shopping, quilts to see and people to meet.

I started yesterday by attending the awards ceremony which ended with some very excited quilters and many more disappointed ones. 141 more words


Excitement in the air!

I’ve just come back from the Quiltcon registration and there was a hubbub of excited voices in the Austin Convention Centre!

I’ve met up with my blogging friend Maria from Alaska who blogs as Tales of a Stitcher, and we are ready to begin our adventure first thing in the morning. 46 more words