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Presentation time!

At our meeting on Saturday 8th October we had a visit from representatives of Ty Hafan, Julie Williams and Emma Sankey. Sully the Bear came too, he likes to get into all the photos! 170 more words

Wool Appliqué

The dimension, texture and colour that develops in wool appliqué make it a pleasure to work with. This month a new book “Wool Applique” the Piece O”Cake Way by Becky Goldsmith and Linda Jenkins arrived in my hands. 397 more words


Collect and Display Quilts

For lovers of folk art and primitives, beautifully patterned quilts are a must-have collectible for the fall and winter seasons. Their vibrant patterns can be spotted from across the room and are an easy way to intersperse some color into your home with minimal effort. 332 more words


Medallion Quilts

Medallion quilts are those that have a central focus to which borders have been added to expand the quilt to the desired size.  This type of quilt was popular at the beginning of the 19th century.   168 more words


Art In Unexpected Places

Today I was in an assisted living building, and discovered that the folks that live there are having their own version of Artprize this month. In their huge dining room I found about 25 entries displayed. 108 more words



Lots to catch up on since last time:

Quilt Retreat: Had a lovely time with my quilting friends at Spring Mill State Park October 9-11. 543 more words