Monthly Archives: January 2007

Weed Whacker Quilt (tutorial)

Who ever heard of such a thing!? grin  In my search for quilting patterns and for Men Who Quilt, I came across the  site of John Flynn.  It’s called Flynn Quilt Frame Company.  His company produces a quilt frame that … Continue reading

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Color Me Crayon (tutorial)

This tiny quilt is a combination of things I have wanted to try for a while.  I first drew my picture on muslin and colored it in with crayons using whatever colors I could find in the broken crayon box … Continue reading

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Quilt Pattern Search (free patterns)

The work on my workroom is progressing slowly and since all this work is geared to making room and organizing for the first quilt I have ever made, I spent a little time this morning searching through some online quilt … Continue reading

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Work Room Re-do

The year 2006 was my year to learn all about the patient side of hospitals and lab tests.  During that time, the projects that I worked on were all small and were done in my recliner or at the kitchen … Continue reading

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Sharon B’s Online Embroidery Classes to Start in February!

February is a highlight month for embroiderer’s around the world. Sharon’s online classes through Joggles.com will be starting again.  Her Personal Library of Stitches will begin on February 20 and her Encrusted Crazy Quilting will begin on February 9.   Her daily blog … Continue reading

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Free Quilt Patterns from pbtex.com

P & B Textiles is a textile company that produces beautiful cotton quilting fabrics.  Their free patterns page has 35 lovely quilts with the free patterns shown in Adobe format.  Have a look….

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Michael Cook segment on HGTV’s “That’s Clever”

Michael Cook from Farmer’s Branch, TX has a website called Clues for the Clueless and has recently had a segment aired on an episode of HGTV’s That’s Clever.  Michael raises silkworms, spins the threads, dyes the thread and then does card … Continue reading

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