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Why Quilt Alongs Can’t Always Be Free

July 23, 2014 10:32 pm in Behind the Scenes, RUNNING THE BIZ

Why Quilt Alongs Can’t Always Be Free

Earlier this morning, I announced details on the new Downton Abbey Mystery Quilt Along, and it only took a couple of hours for a question to come up about why this one had fees when last year’s did not.

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Newbie Adventures in Computerized Quilting

Newbie Adventures in Computerized Quilting

Since April, D2 has been attempting to intimidate me with his new-fangled hardware and souped up chassis.

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Quilting Like a Whirling Dervish

Quilting Like a Whirling Dervish

It’s no secret, y’all. I’m buried under quilts that need to be quilted.

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Finding a Different Balance…

June 13, 2014 10:56 pm in ANNOUNCEMENTS, Behind the Scenes, RUNNING THE BIZ

Finding a Different Balance…

I haven’t given an update on how my new found wealth of time (ha, ha) has helped me since I went part-time at my 925er back in March.

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Showing My Bento Quilt and Some Gratitude

Showing My Bento Quilt and Some Gratitude

Sometimes things get so busy around here that I get behind on everything, but I think gratitude, even if expressed late, still needs to be said.

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I Am Not A Scrap Quilter.

I Am Not A Scrap Quilter.

I have the honor and privilege of working with some of the most luscious fabric on the planet, and I’ve been hoarding every bit of it.

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Quilt Market Credentials – Are You a Real Business?


Quilt Market Credentials – Are You a Real Business?

Quilts Inc. made some changes to their credential requirements for attendees of Quilt Market. Being a blogger doesn’t necessarily make you a business, and it was time (I think) for Quilts Inc. to recognize that.

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Longarm Hack: Building a Light Bar for Darcy 2.0

Longarm Hack: Building a Light Bar for Darcy 2.0

Before I get to the light bar, I should probably tell you how I came to replace my beloved long arm, Mr. Darcy, with a new version, named Darcy 2.0.

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What’s Hot, What’s Not this Spring…

What’s Hot, What’s Not this Spring…

I have been on the road teaching for 4 weeks in a row, and this is the first weekend that I am going to be home to take care of some much-needed housekeeping and neglected bookkeeping.

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Quilted Koala Winner, and Another Contest

April 6, 2014 7:04 am in Giveaways & Contests

Quilted Koala Winner, and Another Contest

Things are crazier around here than it has ever been, and it’s not really going to slow down anytime soon. This is going to be a short post, but I know you won’t mind, because there’s something in it for you at the end!

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