Category Archives: Inspiration

Just a Tweak

I’d like to talk a bit about designing quilts, about how it doesn’t take a lot to make a quilt your own design. Sometimes a tweak is all it takes. This quilt, Moonlight on the Snow, is what sparked the … Continue reading

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Floral Rhapsody – and Helpful Hints from Its Construction

This wall hanging is one of my favorites because of all the stories that go with it. I was talking a class from Jenny Haskins. She encouraged us to multi-task by using two machines simultaneously. Those of us taking the … Continue reading

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National Craft Month Quilters Celebration Week 5

March was National Craft Month and National Quilting Month, and here at Quilters Newsletter, we spent March celebrating the craft of quilting by celebrating you, the quilter. At the end of February, we asked our readers to submit a photo of themselves … Continue reading

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Making the Most of a Mistake

I’m going to share another of my older pieces with you. I’m not sure when I made it but it was sometime between 2004 and 2007. I was taking a class to be certified as a teacher for Jenny Haskins. … Continue reading

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Sweet Floral Applique

As I’m unpacking boxes that have been in storage for a while, I’m finding and examining some of my older work. I’m finding some things I like, some things I don’t like and some things I’d like to revisit. This … Continue reading

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National Craft Month Quilters Celebration Week 4

March is National Craft Month and National Quilting Month, and here at Quilters Newsletter, we’d like to spend March celebrating the craft of quilting by celebrating you, the quilter. At the end of February, we asked our readers to submit a photo … Continue reading

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National Craft Month Quilters Celebration Week 3

March is National Craft Month and National Quilting Month, and here at Quilters Newsletter, we’d like to spend March celebrating the craft of quilting by celebrating you, the quilter. At the end of February, we asked our readers to submit a photo … Continue reading

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National Craft Month Quilters Celebration Week 2

March is National Craft Month and National Quilting Month, and here at Quilters Newsletter, we’d like to spend March celebrating the craft of quilting by celebrating you, the quilter. At the end of February, we asked our readers to submit a photo … Continue reading

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National Craft Month Quilters Celebration Week 1

March is National Craft Month, and here at Quilters Newsletter, we’d like to spend March celebrating the craft of quilting by celebrating you, the quilter. Last week, we asked our readers to submit a photo of themselves with a quilt … Continue reading

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Snowy Days

Here in Colorado, the weather forecast for this past weekend was for a huge, gigantic, enormous winter storm. I was actually looking forward to it. I thought to myself, “I’ll be trapped in the apartment and I’ll just have to … Continue reading

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