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100 Blocks Blog Tour Day 3

Let’s start Day 3 right off with Today’s Featured Designers: 1. Deanne Eisenman: snugglesquilts.com 2. Rachel Griffith: psiquilt.com 3. Barbara Groves/Mary Jacobson: meandmysisterdesigns.com/blog 4. Susan Guzman: suzguzdesigns.blogspot.com 5. Lynne Hagmeier: kansastroublesquilters-lynne.blogspot.com 6. Nancy Halvorsen: arttoheart.com 7. Reeze Hanson: katlovesquilts.blogspot.com 8. … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour Day 2

We’re on to Day 2 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour. Yesterday’s links were exciting and today we have a whole new batch. But first, here’s a preview of what happens when you make multiples of some of the blocks … Continue reading

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Surprise Giveaway: 100 Blocks Winner

Just because it’s time to go home for the day, let’s do another surprise giveaway of a copy of 100 Blocks. The randomly drawn winner from the comments so far is #99, Kasey Kasa. We’ll get the issue in the … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Little Birds, and Questions to Ask

Note: The pattern for Four Little Birds (mentioned below) is available as part of Quiltmaker’s All-Time Favorites~Spring 2006. This issue is available as a digital download. [9/1/10: We have some technical problems with the digital version of ATF Spring 2006. … Continue reading

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Where do you go for Quilty Inspiration? Giveaway!

I’m continually amazed at the never-ending stream of quilty inspiration on the internet. I was trying to get to sleep early tonight, but I started visiting some of my favorite quilt-related sites, and now it’s late and I have to … Continue reading

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Paper Pieced Flowers at Retreat!

The annual spring retreat for Colorado Quilting Council was this past weekend at Snow Mountain Ranch/YMCA of the Rockies near Winter Park, Colorado. I was there on Friday night to present a trunk show of Quiltmaker quilts. The first thing … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour: Day 2

If you just joined us, welcome to the 100 Blocks Blog Tour! Each day we’ll list designers who contributed in some way to this amazing new issue. Click on the links to visit their blogs for fun giveaways and ideas … Continue reading

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Freeform Fun

I finished sewing a Quiltmaker project recently (from gorgeous Red Rooster fabrics) and had a bunch of patches left over. I decided to play around and see what happened. The most obvious thing was to sew the rectangular patches together. … Continue reading

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Brainstorming

We had a brainstorming meeting a while ago at work, and I started thinking about the concept of brainstorming and how I might apply it to ideas for artwork or quilts or quilted artwork. June guided the meeting and told … Continue reading

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