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Weekend Update…

Posted on March 25, 2017 by Beth Markel

I finished this improve piece this week, and love how it turned out.  When doing improve, some quilters start with what they WANT their quilt to look like, which I have done in the past, and some quilters go in with a completely blank agenda and just use what’s in front of them.  That was [...]

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Design Wall Friday – DWF

Posted on March 18, 2017 by Beth Markel

What’s on YOUR design wall? Last weekend I moved all of the pieces of my sister’s quilt off to one side so I could tackle a short project from the Improv facebook group set up to go along with Sherri Wood’s Improv for the Modern Quilter book.  It’s the 2nd challenge so far this year, [...]

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Design Wall Friday, DWF

Posted on March 11, 2017 by Beth Markel

This week was challenging, mostly because we were without power for a day and a half due to wind storms…so hard to sew!  But I’m very grateful our power has been restored and that the weather was slightly warmer for those 2 days.  It’s funny how completely I take for granted that when I walk [...]

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Design Wall Friday – DWF

Posted on March 4, 2017 by Beth Markel

Hi All, This project is coming along – with a lot of thought given to the conversations that my sister and I had over the years, conversations I would like to have with her today, and milestones that she missed.  How we would have celebrated when our kids graduated from high school, then college!  How [...]

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