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SAQA CT Color Quilt show

My quilt made it into this show.  Opening in Danbury May 4th, 2013 thru June 13.  Here are the details of the show and opening day.  Check out my quilt – Backyard Color      Local Color Opens Saturday May … Continue reading

Show Off…Not Interested

Hi Everyone, This is my donation quilt for SAQA, www.saqa.com .  They chose it to be one of the quilts going to Quilt Festival in Houston Texas this November. Visit www.quilts.com for more info.  SAQA will have a selection of … Continue reading

Interactive Color Wheel

I have found a really helpful website with an interactive color wheel.  I am using this to help with colors for my next quilt.  I am making it for my In-Laws bedroom wall.  They want it to be in relaxing greens as they … Continue reading

Turkish Quilt to Japan

Hi Here are the Turkish quilts we sent to Japan.  I really liked many of the ideas used to create the image of the sunflower. Betul  Close up of Quilt This show sunflowers going to the sun.  Not just turning … Continue reading

Quilts to Japan – Part 2

HI Here are more quilts from our exhibit going to Japan – Enjoy…. Sunflower Abstract, By Diane Wright, Guilford, CT USA, http://dianewrightquilts.blogspot.com/  After completing “View from Vincent’s Window” I was concerned that my work wasn’t interesting, or on point enough for … Continue reading

Kanzashi Flowers are easy to make

HI I was at the Craft and Hobby Association show in Chicago and I stopped by the Clover booth.  They were making flowers that remined me of the 3-D flowers that the Geisha’s in Japan have in their hair.  They are … Continue reading

Spring is Coming

Hi It finally feels like spring is coming.  I just returned from the Mid Atlantic Quilt Festival and that always makes me feel like SPRING is on the way.  The daffodils, pansies and others were in bloom.  I could walk around … Continue reading

Winter in New England

January is over and I hope we start to see some signs of Spring soon.  We have been getting snow every few days starting the day after Christmas so I feel everyone has had their fair share.  Here are some photos … Continue reading

Newspaper Story

Hay…We made the local paper…Click this link below… http://www.zwire.com/site/news.cfm?brd=1380&pag=460&dept_ID=157523

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Jen writes and posts recent crafting projects.  News about Spray and Fix Adhesives and Matilda’s Own Wool Batting.  You will also hear about happenings in the industry and travels for quilting and related quilt shows.