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Tuesday, October 22, 2013

IT'S A WHIMSICAL GARDEN

Participants in the Whimsical Gardens BOM met Tuesday at the Attic Window Quilt Shop.  Kits were distributed and above is a picture of the block that we will be working on this month.
 Not everyone had their blocks completed, but Kay, Sandy and Cathy (hiding behind her block) show us their blocks.  They did a great job and I love how each block is unique.  We have only three more blocks to go. This has been a fun group and I can’t wait to show you all their blocks made into quilts.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW:
  • Fall Clean-up Sale will be Friday, October 25th from 10-8 and again Saturday, October 26 from 10-5.  Sale fabrics, books and patterns will be up to 75% off.  
  • The First Annual Jingle Bell Hop will be Monday, Nov. 11 through Saturday, Nov. 16.  The four shops participating are Attic Window, Pressing Matters, Custom Quilts Unlimited, and Queen Bee.
  • Black Friday Stitch-In will be held Friday, Nov. 28, starting at 8 a.m.
  • Craft Day will be held Saturday, Nov. 29, from 9 – 5.  Join us and make some fun Christmas gifts early.  Four to five projects are being planned for the day.  Class time is free but there will be a small fee for project kits.
ON ANOTHER NOTE:  This is interesting.  Toefeather has a tutorial for a Circle of Squares block.  I can see that in solids, but I’d love to try it with scraps from my stash.

Until next time,

Stay Calm! Stay Kind! Stay Positive!
Caroll

4 comments:

Samplings from Spring Creek said...

Beautiful--love the fabrics

Lynn said...

These whimsical garden blocks are so cute! Almost makes me want to do some appliqué - almost.

Mama Pea said...

Love these blocks and fabrics. I need to do one of their quilts. I bought the book!

Mama Pea said...

I want to do a quilt along or something with you on the quilt we looked at today. LOL. I know you've already done one though! haha!

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.