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Wednesday, August 18, 2010

QUILT AS YOU GO DEMO TO BE HELD

I stopped at the Attic Window Quilt Shop today and guess what I saw! I get so excited every time I go in there because there is always something new to see and a class or a bee going on. I know I'll find someone with a show-n-tell. Today Barb was showing this quilt. It is a quilt-as-you-go project and I first blogged about it here. During the Crazy Days of Summer Sale on Friday, August 20th, from 6-9, Barb will be demonstrating how this quilting technique is done. If you are interested in learning how to make this quilt, stop by the shop during that time. No need to bring a sewing machine as machines will be available for you to use. For a small fee you will receive a kit to make a block and try this new technique. You will be able to try out the Batting Buddy, the tool that is necessary when making this quilt.

This is another great find today when I visited the shop. Pat Anisko shared her latest quilt with us. She calls it Frogs. She can’t remember the name of the book she got it from. Each frog is stitched with a different machine stitch. Pat said she made this quilt for herself because she loves frogs, but she bets that her grandchild will use it when he comes over. Click on the picture for a closer view. Thanks for sharing Pat.


The Pieceful Kwilter has a PDF file for an Easy Pleaszy tote. Check it out.

Until next time,
Caroll

6 comments:

Allie said...

What gorgeous quilts! I'd love to learn the quilt-as-you-go, I'd need a class for that - I can't seem to get it. Love the frogs!

shannon said...

thanks for link love....wish i lived closer to take those great classes!

Miss Nancy said...

Would love to see the demo. Sounds like a fun and easy technique. Thank you for sharing the lovely quilts and the link.

Have a super great sewing day.

Mama Pea said...

I am sorry I will still be out of town! :-(

Ivory Spring said...

That top quilt is LOVELY!
Thanks for the tote link... I have never made a tote, but that pattern looks like something I dare to try. :)

Micki said...

That sounds like a wonderful demo..the quilt is beautiful!
Micki

Quilting Teachers at the shop.

Quilting Teachers at the shop.
Chris, Marilyn, Jill, Lee Anne, Sue, Vickie

Quilts For Wheels

Quilts For Wheels
Many thanks and much appreciation goes to the women who work diligently each month to make quilts for those in wheel chairs. Kudos go to: Yvonne, Mary T., Fran, Joan, Mary Ellen, Barb, Lee Ann, Nancy, Mary.

Quilting for Kids With Cancer

Quilting for Kids With Cancer
Generosity has no bounds. Above are the women in the Quilts For Kids group at the Attic Window Quilt Shop. Left to right, Henrietta, Phyllis, Nancy, Carol, Karen. These women donate their time, fabric, money once a month to make quilts for kids who have cancer.