Here it is, almost Autumn where did the summer go? I have several exciting things happening in my family this fall and winter. My oldest son is getting married in late October in Florida to a wonderful woman, Amelia, yea another girl for my family. I will be a grandma soon. Our middle son, Lars, and his wife, Megan, are expecting our first grandchild. I know I will be making lots of new baby quilts soon. I will keep you posted on the progress of it all.
I love going in to my studio and starting a new fall project. I have several new colors for you to play with this fall. They are -
You can get these new colors in yard pieces or, for the month of September, get them as a four pack - fat long quarter yards of each color for just $22.00
The Quilt Show
TQS will open up my Episode #705 for *you* to watch for FREE!
It is scheduled from *September 6-12, 2010*
AND a link where you can receive a discount on a TQS membership. There is a coupon code for you to receive a discount of 20% when joining:
* Coupon Number: 121473865706
I hope you enjoy watching the show. It features my pattern "Winter Dreaming". You can order the pattern and fabric kit after watching me make the quilt on the show. I have used the Deckle Blade to make the triangle outline for kitty and the leaves of the plant.
FrieStyle/Chicago School of Fusing Pattern Works
I will be at four quilt shows this fall and many quilt guilds. Iif you are close to any of these places, please stop in and say hello. I always love seeing everyone.
Quilt Expo - Madison WI
Indian Summer Quilt Show and Conference - Fargo North Dakota
Georgia Quilt show - Gwinnett Center Duluth GA
International Quilt Festival - Houston TX
I have donated a small silk "Jack in the Pulpit" to the SAQA auction. You don't want to miss this auction.
The 2010 SAQA Benefit Auction will start September 20th at 2:00 Eastern with the pieces on pages 1a and 1b and a bid price of $750. The price will drop to $550 at 2:00 Eastern on September 21st. Then it will go to $350 on September 22nd; $250 on September 23rd; $150 on September 24th; and a final bid price of $75 on September 25th.