Monthly Archives: January 2014

FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

Small business. Big Grant. That’s the motto of the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. Voting runs from now until February 23rd, 2014.  has a chance to win a grant of up to $25,000 partially based on the number of votes … Continue reading

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CHA 2014 Trends Report

The Craft and Hobby Association (CHA) held the Mega show in sunny, blue sky California last week.’s   social media expert, Melony Bradley attended the show and offered this report on the sewing and quilting trends she saw in Anaheim. … Continue reading

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Start Quilting!

The start of a new year is the perfect time to get organized so you can start quilting and sewing more. This article by Morna McEver Golletz, the founder of the International Association of Creative Arts Professionals inspires me to … Continue reading

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“Surprise Yourself” Quilting DVD

“Surprise Yourself” is a must have quilting DVD by Quilt Designers Debbie Caffrey of Debbie’s Creative Moments and Charlotte Angotti. It is a fun, humorous yet informative journey into the world of quilt making. “Surprise Yourself” Quilting DVD In the excerpt … Continue reading

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Quilting for Charity

Recently, received the following newsletter from Quilt Designer Maggie Ball of Dragonfly Quilts. Quilting for Charity In tune with the spirit of giving at this time of year, I wanted to write about the charity with which I’m most … Continue reading

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AccuQuilt GO! Pattern Series Part Four

The wall hanging version of this quilt pattern is coming together now.  I have played with many different layout versions.  I would love to know what you think. So here goes… Part Four of our AccuQuilt GO! Pattern Series This … Continue reading

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Creative Quilting and Sewing for the New Year

Welcome to 2014! It’s the beginning of a new year which means it’s time to think about new creative goals and aspirations. Maybe that means finishing up all those quilting and sewing projects you started but never finished. Maybe that means … Continue reading

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