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An Important Resource for Quilters

It’s been awhile since I posted. Not for bad reasons, it’s just been a busy year, and it gets awkward to just pop up again and carry on, even though I want to…apologies, and here we go: I want to … Continue reading

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Part 4: Simple Piecing that looks Harder

As promised, the final, brief, installment of “What I did on my Summer Vacation”.¬† Playing with piecing that was easier than it looked. Some of these pictures have been used before, and some of the projects may be from before … Continue reading

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Building Blocks Puzzle

Yesterday was the monthly Quilters Meet-Up at the Albany library with Angie Woolman. We discussed a range of “show and tell” items folks had brought in, and got rather animated trying to figure out, as a group, how best to … Continue reading

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Ironcraft Challenge – Castle in the Air

Awhile back Castle in the Air posted a challenge on their website. Come in and pick up a secret “ingredient” and use it in the making of something creative. The “ingredient” was a white, spun cotton object that looked a … Continue reading

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October Retreat at Bishop’s Ranch

Two weeks ago I was at a quilter’s retreat, at Bishop’s Ranch, in Healdsburg. I don’t have¬† many pictures because I was too busy being there. I did take phone pictures to text back to my family in the real … Continue reading

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Quilt Lab

I recently stumbled upon a book called “Quilt Lab:The Creative Side of Science,” by Alexandra Winston. By stumbled I mean, browsed it in the online Public Library, checked it out and started to flip through it…. and then ordered a … Continue reading

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Doodle Dandy App!

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Awhile back I came across a free app that lets you draw patterns on your iPad (or iPhone, though the screen’s a bit small), using varied colors, brush-widths and symmetries. There are settings to control transparency and to erase one … Continue reading

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