Hints, Tips and Tricks for Delilah BOM by Jen Kingwell Month #7

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Dear Friends, The fabric/template kits are available for Delilah month #7, Four Patch Star.  I have decided that I am renaming this block “Fantasy Four Patch Star”.  Fantasy is a synonym for optical illusion.  As you work with color value in this block you will understand why I added this descriptor. We are, again, working with Y-seams […]

Jen Kingwell Workshops Update

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Dear Friends, I wanted to let you know that there are still some seats available on Friday, October 20 and/or Saturday, October 21st for personal instruction from Jen Kingwell. Over the past several years Jen has become a popular international quilt artist, fabric designer and instructor. She has a unique talent for combining an eclectic mixture […]

Jen Kingwell Returns

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Dear Friends, I am thrilled to announce that Jen Kingwell will be returning to the Quilted Moose, October 20 and 21, 2017.  For those of you not familiar with Jen; she is an Australian designer and owner of Amitie Textiles. You can read more about Jen at this link:  http://jenkingwelldesigns.blogspot.com/p/about.html On Friday, October 20, Jen […]

Hints, Tips and Tricks for Delilah BOM by Jen Kingwell Month #6

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Dear Friends, The fabric/template kits are available for Delilah month #6, Orbit.   This month Jen has given us the challenge of  Y-seams.   I must admit that when I was making my first block I was thinking “Those curves were a piece of cake!”.  But, by the last (fourth) block I met the challenge head-on and my Y-seams […]

“From Betsy’s Basket” Club to Start September 11, 2017

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Dear Friends, We are excited to begin our second year of “From Betsy’s Basket Club” this coming Monday evening, September 11, 2017 at 6:30p.   Betsy Chutchian is the quilt artist hosting this journey and the title for club this year is “Kate’s Garden”. Many of you are familiar with Betsy Chutchian.  She describes herself as ” a […]

It’s a Purple Ribbon!

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Dear Friends, It’s County Fair time in Nebraska!  That means funnel cakes, deep fried anything on a stick, 4-H exhibits and pens full of animals to pet in the livestock barns. This year we had a ‘vested’ interest in the 4-H quilt division.  Ellie, a 14 year old 4-Her, has been attending our open sew times […]

Hints, Tips and Tricks for Delilah BOM by Jen Kingwell Month #5

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Dear Friends, The fabric/template kits are available for month #5 Delilah, North Star.  This month we are thrilled to be back to working with straight seams.   But, you will be making 5 blocks.  Hmm, is it a coincidence that we have 5 blocks for month 5 of  Delilah? The fabric choices for this month’s blocks are quite extraordinary! […]

Edyta is Coming! Update

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Dear Friends, We are finalizing our plans for Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts visit next week.   We are busy preparing fabric kits, planning our menu, washing the laundry, scrubbing the floors and making the beds. If you have been trying to decide if you want to come to either the Thursday or Friday workshops we […]

Edyta is coming! Edyta is coming!

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Dear Friends, We are so excited to announce that Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts will be at the Quilted Moose and Minglewood Lodge July 27-28th.  You can expect those days to be filled with stitching, laughs, quilting tips and inspiration from Edyta’s experience as an expert quilter, instructor and story teller.   We always have a great […]