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Power of Women Quilt ExhibitPower of Women Quilt Exhibit Pam Holland blogged on the Power of Women Exhibit at the International Quilt show in Houston.   While there are numerous quilt blocks and techniques, a quilt can also convey a picture of a woman that expresses your love or appreciation of how they influenced your life.  Amazing
Antique Quilts of the British IslesAntique Quilts of the British Isles The International Quilt Show in Houston is on.  The Antique Quilts of the British Isles is a special exhibit.  Here is a link to Moda's coverage of this special exhibit:
Pam Hollands' blog - Merit Quilting, Machine -Stationary - Houston. International Quilt Festival, Merit Quilting, Machine -Stationary.  Pam blogged on a  few of her favourite's - amazing workmanship and techniques in these quilt pictures.
Autumn Vibes Friendship QAYG QuiltAutumn Vibes Friendship QAYG Quilt Maureen Cracknell of Handmade has a free quilt pattern and tutorial called the Autumn Vibes Friendship Quilt.  This project tutorial is a Quick Quilt As You Go style quilt, made with long panels rather than traditional blocks. We'll be using cotton batting as our foundation for easy
Forage Bag patternForage Bag pattern Enjoy this fabulous Forage Bag in two sizes, regular or mini.  A cross body bag is great if you need a small purse.  Anna Graham of noodlehead has designed several bags and
Halloween Table Runner and Wall hangingHalloween Table Runner and Wall hanging Pat Sloan published a series on Hallowe'en projects.  Her patterns are made in great Hallowe'en fabrics that would help anyone be in the Hallowe'en spirit.  This blog post shares her table runner and wall hanging patterns. The reason I am sharing these patterns is that they can easily be
Easy Hallowe'en MatsEasy Hallowe'en Mats It is not too late for a quick project to celebrate Hallowe'en.  Pat Sloan has a free pattern for an Easy Mat that makes up quickly.  While in black and orange colors for Hallowe'en, this pattern could be used with Christmas
Pressing bars Pressing bars are very useful for stems for applique or certain quilt blocks. This tutorial by On-Point-TV talks about how to create and use Bias Bars. Check out a second short tutorial which talks about advantages and disadvantages of different brands of pressing
October Guild meeting reminder A reminder to make sure that the October 2nd meeting is on your calendar.   Doors open at 6:15pm.  Meeting starts at 7pm. Remember to bring your Placemat for the
Bandana bib This quick bandana drool bib is a change up from a quilt project.  Many of us know of some precious baby that could use one of these cute bibs.  Time to get one in before finishing that fall or Hallowe'en project you are working
Guild Summer Challenge - Placemat reveal at Oct meeting The Summer Challenge for the 2018 season is so well thought out in many respects.....   "New for me" - stretch yourself to try a new technique or block. "Placemat size" - small project which won't take a lot of time.  "Small amount of fabric needed" - Use fabric or scraps you
Half Rectangle Triangle blocksHalf Rectangle Triangle blocks Nicola Dodd for ModaBakeshop has a tutorial on how to make half rectangle triangles.  This block is described as Easy for difficulty. There are great pictures showing how to line up the

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