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A Different Kind Of QAL

I try not to do to many “join in” projects because my schedule doesn’t allow it, but an upcoming quilt along (QAL) caught my attention. It’s called the Learning Quilt-A-Long and you can read about it here. There will be … Continue reading

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In Defense Of Adopting Strays

There’s been a lot of talk of orphan projects here over the past few month. It got me thinking about all the ones I’ve finished over the years, and there have been many. I don’t have pictures of all of … Continue reading

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The Spirit Of Collage

I’m still infatuated with the idea of fabric collage, and checked yet another book out of the library. I still have the book I checked out before too. The new book was helpful in that the author describes her inspiration … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 2, 2017

No fabric in this week. A small miracle considering I spent the whole Art Quilt Group meeting this week staring at the wall of batiks at The Quilt Foundry. That’s a lot of batiks and batiks are my favorite. I … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash June 25, 2017

No fabric in or out this week. I don’t think I even turned on my sewing machine all week. I spent yesterday afternoon at an organizational meeting for a small group that is an offshoot of The Greater Ann Arbor … Continue reading

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What I Learned This Week When I Wasn’t Quilting

One: I have some seriously ugly scraps that I need to use up and get out of here. Some of the colors aren’t to my taste anymore. Once I combine them with other fabrics I expect they will look fine. … Continue reading

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Chunky Churn Dash

I saw this quilt at the show last weekend and was smitten.  It was part of the silent auction. It took me a few minutes to figure out what made the blocks different. The middle pieces are half the size … Continue reading

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