Monthly Archives: May 2013

Weekends are Forever

If only that were true. I always have grand plans for my weekends – clean the entire house, do all sorts of yard and gardening work, spend time outside enjoying the weather, hang out with friends and family, do all … Continue reading

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Dogs, Hogs and Quilts

What a busy, busy three-day weekend I had. Let me tell you a little of what I did. We had so many things happening here in the Denver metro area, it made no sense for me to drive home. So … Continue reading

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Labels and a Graduation Quilt, Too

I had a wonderful visit with a friend from Ohio last week. We were talking about my quilts and she asked about my labels. As much as I nag about labels, I had two hanging in my apartment without them. … Continue reading

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Double Without Trouble

My weekend quilt has taken me longer than a weekend to finish, but it’s still coming together faster than any quilt I’ve made before. I finished the top pretty quickly, according to my standards, so I was pretty motivated to … Continue reading

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A day at the museum

A couple of weekends ago I took my young daughters (a preschooler and a toddler) to the Denver Art Museum. The DAM is amazingly family-friendly, but my motivation was to catch a temporary Georgia O’Keefe exhibit before it closed. I’m … Continue reading

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Quilt Shows are Inspiring!

This past week I went to the Denver National Quilt Festival not once but twice. The first time was on Wednesday before the show opened. Quilters Newsletter presented an Editors’ Choice award to one of the many fabulous quilts on … Continue reading

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Weekend Plus

I was looking through my copy of Best Weekend Quilts 2013 the other day, and I noticed that Garden Pathways, the quilt I had chosen to interpret for the staff Weekend quilt challenge is displayed in the ‘Weekend Plus’ section. … Continue reading

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My Latest Design in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, Vol. 7

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour. Quiltmaker invites staff from sister publications to design for their issues and I am happy to be a part of Volume 7. Please leave a comment below for a chance to win a free … Continue reading

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