I belong to a quilting group at church. Most of the ladies are hand quilters. I am 62 and the youngest member of the group. The oldest is 92. They are all very talented and wonderful friends.
The Tropical fabric that I ordered came late last week. I spent yesterday afternoon and today cutting all the fabric for the quilt. I don't know about you, but cutting the fabric is what I like least about quilting. My DH bought me a new cutting table for Christmas, but my back still hurts. The fabric is called Neptune's Garden.
This is going to look great in my new…Continue
I moved to Florida 11 months ago. I have noticed that all my quilts which looked so right in New England, look so drab here. I have always liked earthy colors, now all I want to see are brights and batiks, the colors of the sea. I guess tastes change over time. Everyone in my old guild used to tease me about being the Thimbleberries queen. I just ordered fabric with flamingos, sea turtles, and dolphins, to make a Florida quilt. All in pretty bright blues, aquas, greens, and pink. Can't wait…Continue
I just rejoined QWU after a 4 year break. Just retired and moved to Florida. Looking for other quilters on the Treasure Coast. Looking for info on guilds and quilt shops in the area. Thanks for any help you can give me.