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Life

American Patchwork and Quilting Podcast {Reminder}

This is a quick reminder that in just under a half hour, Episode 326 of the American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast hosted by Pat Sloan will be live. Pat is talking with Paula Nadelstern and myself and doing a Q&A session today. If you want to listen to the LIVE show at 4pm EST go to https://toginet.com/shows/americanpatchworkandquiltingradio. The conversation is also...

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American Patchwork and Quilting – Monday, January 16th

I have some exciting news to share today: I will be on Pat Sloan's American Patchwork and Quilting Podcast on Monday, January 16th! I am so honored to be asked onto the show. I hope that you will tune in live at 4pm Eastern on Monday or listen to the taped podcast, and I hope I will not be too...

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Beacon
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Life, QuiltCon 2017

Preparing for QuiltCon

I have spent the beginning of my week preparing 3 quilts to ship and be on display at QuiltCon 2017 in Savannah, Georgia. Which means hanging sleeve sewing and whip stitching, label creation and whip stitching, and making sure I am following all the requirements prior to shipping them off! I am super happy to say that Beacon got juried...

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Life

Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday Sales

I don't hold sales for my Quilting Jetgirl Etsy store very often, but I am offering a 30% off coupon code for today (11/24) through Cyber Monday (11/28) for all items (patterns through quilts) in the store. Just use the code GIVETHANKS30 at checkout! Quilt Theory Specials Exciting announcement for our friends in the US! Have you been wanting to get your...

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Life

Gift Planning Quilter’s Planner Style

I know many of my readers have already heard about and have purchased a 2017 Quilter's Planner. Thank you so, so much! I am a huge fan of Stephanie's brain child, and I am super excited for the improvements she has made in her second year with the 2017 Planner. With holiday gift giving on my mind, I wanted to...

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Life

Quilt Festival Recap

#DoMoreOfWhatMakesYouSparkle #DontStopUntilYoureProud Although I was in Houston for a fairly extended period of time for Quilt Festival last week (Wednesday evening through early hours on Sunday), I spent most of my time in The Quilter's Planner / Quilt Theory booth with Stephanie @Late Night Quilter, so my recap today is going to be about the booth experience and a few...

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Life, Quilts

Quilt Festival & Other Upcoming Events

I am really excited to say that I will be traveling to Houston, Texas, for Quilt Festival next week to work with my good friend Stephanie @Late Night Quilter in her Quilter's Planner booth (I will be there November 3-5). Additionally, we will also have Quilt Theory patterns available for sale and be displaying three of the Quilt Theory quilts in...

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October Meadow Mystery Quilt Blocks
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Life, Quilts

October Meadow Mystery & WIPs

**Don’t miss out on information on Tiled Parquet – my debut design for Quilt Theory – and its associated giveaway!** The giveaway is now closed. I started writing this blog post as "November..." instead of October! Eek! I have a lot to get done before the end of the year, and there is no sense in writing off the last of...

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Cirrus Solids Giveaway Bundle
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Giveaway, Life, quilt along

Week Roundup

First, I want to congratulate Katrin, the winner of the delicious fall inspired fat quarter bundle of Cirrus Solids curated by Cloud9 Fabrics. I had such a great time with the 2016 Cloud9 New Block Blog Hop this week! The participants were so creative and wrote amazing tutorials, and I loved the excitement and enthusiasm with with they were...

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Life, Quilts

Catching Up

So, you know I went on vacation. Today, I want to talk about the quilt tops that I have have been able to get pieced, a quick bit about my quilts that were in my local fair, and then I'll share a few more photos of the beautiful area around Newport, Oregon. That way if you only want to...

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Life

One Lovely Blog & Aspire to Inspire

The One Lovely Blog Award is making its way across quilting blogland, and I was recently nominated by Vanni @my odds and ends. Vanni is a very new quilt blogger (I think she has been blogging for just over a month!), so please go check out her blog and say "Hi!" Thank you so much for the nomination, Vanni, I appreciate...

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Life, Quilt Pattern, Teaching

Some Exciting News!

I am very excited that Brewer Sewing has begun to carry my Quilting Jetgirl printed patterns.To celebrate the new offering, Brewer wanted to know more about me, my quilting background, and what inspires my quilting designs. You can read it on their Brewer Inspires blog: Quilting Jetgirl. Seven of my patterns are currently available. My printed booklets range from 4...

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Prismatic Rainbow - Quilting Detail
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Life, Quilts

Rainbow is a Color

When I was a little girl, somewhere around 5 years old, I was able to have some say in getting my room decorated. I was clear in my vision: blue walls with rainbows. I'm pretty sure a compromise had to be struck, as the walls were a pale blue and a wallpaper border was selected for the rainbows, but...

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