Tag Archives: contemporary quilts

From Great-Grandma’s Quilts to Gallery Walls: The Creative Journey of Linda Dease Smith

It’s always wonderful to hear of quilts being recognized in a gallery setting, and even more so when the quilter in question is a long-time friend. Linda Smith and I first met over 25 years ago in Boone, NC, as charter members … Continue reading

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Quilting Modern—A Collection of Improvisational Projects with Contemporary Flair by Jacquie Gering and Katie Pedersen

On behalf of my blogging sisters, I want to start with a huge thank you to all our readers–we hit 100,000 views in our anniversary month. Thank you, thank you and keep coming! In my quilting life simplicity always trumps … Continue reading

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Neutral Palettes: Sophisticated and Sensational!

When I examine my fabric stash, it amazes me to see how many neutrals I’ve accumulated. For someone who’s usually drawn to and inspired by bright colors, it’s odd that neutrals take up more than their fair share of space, … Continue reading

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