Category Archives: Quilt shows

Quilt Show Judging

This week I attended quilt judging for my guild’s quilt show. It was an enlightening experience – you can learn so much listening to the comments that the judge makes. Unfortunately I did not get to see my own quilts … Continue reading

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Me and Deborah Kemball

Yep, that’s Captain Dorky-Girl to the left, there.  Thanks for the pic, Noelle!

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Episode 36 – catch up: not the condiment

Here is a pic of my crafty thrifting haul.  The towel got all wrinkled when I washed it.  I can’t imagine it has never been washed before so I can only assume that is normal.  Did people iron their kitchen towels … Continue reading

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Quilt Festival!!

Yesterday I had the privilege to visit the International Quilt Festival in Cincinnati.  My BFF Noelle and I left on Thursday night after The Husbands got home from work and left on our Odyssey.  Noelle is not a quilter but … Continue reading

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Episode 27 – the Virginia Quilt Museum

On vacation I had the thrill of getting to spend a little time at the Virginia Quilt Museum in Harrisonburg, Virginia. It was *fabulous*!  I saw some amazing examples of historic quilts. You can check out the book I bought … Continue reading

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Episode 26 – trends at NQA show

This year I didn’t notice as many trends as I have in previous years.  Is that because there were no clear trends, or because there were too many to count?!  It is hard to say. It was time to hash … Continue reading

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Episode 22 – Welcome to the Mayhem

Hey everyone!  I’m so glad I have some partners in crime this month.  This episode I review the goals of the Mayhem ladies.  Hopefully hearing our goals out loud will give us plenty of steam to meet the challenge.  And … Continue reading

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Episode 12 – where is Kelley?

Click here to listen to episode #12 So, what the heck happened to me?  I’m still alive and kicking.  Thanks so much to the concerned listeners who checked in on me!!!  Life just got in the way a bit there.  … Continue reading

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Episode 11 – trends

Episode 11 – Trends Sorry, I don’t have much to say in the roundup today.  I did put up some pictures of the NQA show in the previous posting.  I hope you enjoy them!

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NQA show Pics

[svgallery name=”NQAshow2009A” link=”Click here for pics of the show! Note this may take some time to load.”] I had a fabulous time at the NQA show in Columbus, Ohio.  As usual there were tons of awesome vendors and plenty of … Continue reading

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