My quilt guild's show was this past weekend. I have posted pics of some of the winning quilts on my personal blog, www.karenstenback.wordpress.com , in addition to a pic of the winner of the dog quilt I made as a fundraiser for Halfway to Home dog rescue.
Here is one of the winning quilts from our show, by Barbara G. Goddard, who won ribbons for three of her quilts! …Continue
I took my opportunity fundraiser quilt, "Charlie's Quilt", to the Glendale Quilt Show, last month, and because attendance was slow due to rainy weather, I had a chance to talk with other quilters who had brought opportunity quilts. I have posted pics of the opportunity quilts they brought on my regular blog, and they are all beautiful...but I have to admit this one from the Big Bear Quilt Guild is my favorite! You can see them on my blog at…Continue
Last month my guild had Lyn Mann come to speak and give a workshop on Birthday Quilts, where you use your own birth month and day to create a quilt that is especially for your birthday. The workshop was lots of fun. I have posted pics on my personal blog, www.karenstenback.wordpress.com . Here is Lyn's quilt sample she made for us. This is a good quilt to give as a 'personalized' gift using a person's 'special…Continue
A friend of mine is looking for this quilt pattern or quilt kit. It was produced around the 1930s, she thinks. Her mother made this quilt for her, and when their house burned down in a fire, the quilt also burned. My friend would like to find the pattern or kit so she could make another one. It is a fairy tale quilt, and includes Rapunzel, and several other princesses. I searched for this quilt online, and found one quilt made from this pattern, and it is in a museum in Michigan. This…Continue