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Amanda Best
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  • Joliet, MT
  • United States
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About Me
I love quilting, knitting, painting, water colors, reading, embroidery, tatting crochet needlepoint counted cross stitch, making jewelry, gardening, and traveling. I like all styles of quilts from traditional to modern art quilts, but my favorite are anything stars! I have been quilting for over 18 years. I love playing board games, like Ticket to Ride, and Settlers of Catan, Magic the Gathering,and video games with my family.
I believe that Love is Love, Black Live Matter, and that Climate Change is Real.
Hobbies and Interests
quilting, applique, paper piecing, hand quilting, machine quilting, embroidery, knitting, gardening, other, general crafts
My pets are awesome!
Herbie (Chihuahua/Pug/Jack Russell Terrier) , and kitties; Francis, Hagrid, Dot, and Alice

2020 U.F.O. List

#1 Dream Garden Applique block of the month started January 2014 the program runs for 20 months

#2 Dutchman's Puzzle block from the Birthday Swap

#3  Teddy Bar Christmas rows

#4  Paris Charms

#5 Nancy Drew

#6 Secret Sister Purple Stars from Pat B.

#7 Secret Sister Pastel Star from Susan B.

#8 Secret Sister Purple and Blue Stars from Virginia

#9  Color Challenge 2020 BOM

#10 Grandmother's Flower Garden (English paper pieced)

#11 Harry Potter Paper Pieced

#12 Shoo-fly

#13  fall swap top, from Bonnie

#14 Dixie Diary

#15 Kaye England Civil War

#16 Civil War swap

#17 Sunbonnet Sue machine applique

#18 Sunbonnet Sue hand applique

#19 paper pieced batik swap 

#20 Blue stars from Bonnie

#21 Christmas Album applique

#22 Winter quilt kit, (periwinkle & silver)

#23  Stars from Bonnie

#24 Scrappy Trip Around the World, (mine)

#25 Scrappy Trip Around the World

#26 House Blocks from swap

#27 Flower swap blocks

#28 Birthday blocks from 2015, (54-40 or fight star blocks)

#29 Cross Stitch cat blocks

#30 Winter Fun Trip Around the World 

#31 Around the World embroidery

#32 Chickadee panel

#33 Winter Wonderland, embroidered/pieced from Crabapple Hill designs

#34 Crumb quilt

#35   Carnation Sampler

#36  Red/yellow w/ Bee block

#37 Valentine's mixed

#38 Weaving Lady Art quilt

#39 Poinsettia quilt, French Christmas fabric

#40 Black, white, raspberry, & teal baskets

#41 Seminole sampler, (solids)

#42 Seminole Sampler (batiks)

#43 house mini quilt

#44 Christmas Bunny Hill Stockings

#45 Christmas Reindeer Games

#46 Red X's embroidery

#47 Green Plaid HST's from Betty

#48 Fire Lone Star

#49 Janet's mystery

#50  I Spy charms







 Blue/white star quilt  done July 31st 2020

Mosaic Mystery  done May 2020

Spool swap blocks done July 31st 2020

red and white Misc... blocks done March 2020

Wild prints baby blocks  done March 2020

Star Surround   done July 2020

 Scarecrow panel done July 2020

Spool wall hanging  done July 31st 2020

Mosaic Mystery done May 2020

Silhourette cat on batik wall hanging  done March 2020

Jeweled tabled runner  done Nov2019
 Winter Solstice  done fall 2019

Jeweled tabled runner done Nov 2019

bandana quilt done Oct 2019

Pumpkins from a swap  done Nov 2019

Halloween Kitty panel done September 2019

Scrappy Happy Christmas Stars swap done 9-2-19

Urban Jungle done August 2019

Baltimore Spring panel wall hanging done june 2019

 Urban Jungle  done August 2019 

 Charm quilt for John  done may 2019

Kewpie Valentine's done March 2019

Sweet Remembrance Stars  done January 2019

tumbling blocks runner  done February 2019

Tula Pink modern rectangles  done March 2019

Spring Baskets from a swap  done April 2019

Lighthouse blocks done April 25th 2019

Paper pieced stars from 4th Secret Sister Swap  done  April 2017

Aurifil Block of the month 2014  done may 2018

Grandmother's Choice purple done May 2018

Flower of the Month embroidery blocks done June 2018   

Fall themed basket wall hanging, (Applique) done 2017

Teddy Bears and Honeybees, row by row exchange quilt from my group here online done  june2018

 Yellow tea pot wall hanging, (machine embroidered) done 2017

Jane Austen block of the week done March 2017

Mary embroidery done March 2017

 Irish themed wall hanging, (machine embroidered blocks) done March 2017

Happy Layer Cake done 2017

Galleon sailing ship embroidery for my mom done December 2016

 Grandmother's Choice green  done September 8th 2016

Frog wall hanging  Done July 2016

 Who Done It? A mystery quilt from my local guild  done January 2016

 Kaffe Fassett charm quilt  done March 7th 2016

 Marvel Comic Strip, (Done 1-13-16!!!)

 A Glimpse Into Fall, (mini triangle quilt) Done!

Falling Stars row exchange quilt from my local guild    Done April 2016

Vine and flowers, hand applique wall hanging, (from guild class) Done April 2016

 Christmas jelly roll race #1   Done Nov 2016

Christmas jelly roll race #2 Done Nov 2016

Christmas jelly roll race #3  Done Nov 2016

Christmas jelly roll race #4 Done Nov 2016

Snowmen embroidered blocks, (machine embroidered blocks form Rachel) Done 12-5-2016

These are just the things I have actually started, I am not counting the bundles of fabric that are for specific projects or kits. 


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Posted on May 6, 2017 at 7:25pm 4 Comments

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At 5:00am on February 13, 2018, Sheila/FL said…
I hope that your okay and that I can get into a group soon. Any exciting block swaps I've missed out on? Sewing has not been in my top 10 things to get done lately too many other things but hopefully it will be soon.
At 5:04am on October 17, 2017, Sheila/FL said…
Thank you Amanda, I have missed being here but you know life gets in the way sometimes of fun.
At 5:03am on March 27, 2017, Josette Nanda said…

Amanda,  Thanks for the welcome.  I am hoping to have more time this week to chat on this platform and sew.  I really enjoy connecting with people of like minds.


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