Monday, November 19, 2012

I've been tagged

I've been tagged by KISSed Quilts
So Here are the rules:
  • Every tagged person has to tell 11 things about themselves
  • The person who tagged you asked 11 questions, answer them
  • Ask 11 questions for the 11 blogs you're going to tag (the people you tag should have less than 200 followers)
  • Mention the blog that tagged you, but don't tag them back. (see above)
  1. What time of the day or evening do you do most of your crafting? I work full-time, so I only have time to quilt in the evenings or on the weekends.
  2. If money was not a concern, what would be the next machine or toy you would buy for your craft? I would my an APQS Longarm
  3. How long have you lived in your current city? I've lived in St Joseph for 6 years.
  4. How many states and/or countries have you resided in? 40 States, 4 countries
  5. Do kind of pets do you have (if any)? 3 Dogs and a cat
  6. What is your favorite TV show? Project Runway
  7. Where is your favorite place to vacation? Chicago
  8. Do you prefer to dine-in or go out to eat? Eat out
  9. What is your favorite recipe you like to prepare? CUPCAKES!
  10. What did you eat for breakfast? A bowl of Grits
  11. Do you set aside time weekly to craft/quilt or just do it whenever you get a chance? Whenever I get a change.
Blogs I am tagging.

  1. A Stitch in Time
  2. Cre8tive Quilter
  3. Artsy Chick Quilts
  4. Big Rig Quilting
  5. Bill Locke Designs
  6. You Quilt?
  7. The Arkansas Man Quilter
  8. Quilting by Jeannie
  9. Just Us Quilters
  10. Chester River Quilter
  11. Harper's Girls

11 Questions for the Bloggers I am tagging:
  1. Do you consider yourself a traditional or modern quilter?
  2. What is another hobby besides quilting?
  3. What is your favorite quilt block?
  4. When was the last time you bought fabric?
  5. Do you shop online for fabric? supplies?
  6. Do you belong to a quilt guild?
  7. What is the most important tip you would give to a new quilter?
  8. How many UFOs are in your sewing room right now?
  9. Who tought you how to quilt?
  10. What is your favorite quilt/craft magazine?
  11. Have you taught anyone to quilt?

Monday, November 12, 2012

A peek inside "Stars and Strips Forever"

Its time for your first peek inside "Stars and Strips Forever."  Today I am going to show you one of the quilts made from Kaffe Shot Cottons and Wovens.  The Quilt is called Mojave Sunrise. And more good news, looks like the book will be shipping earlier that expected, the targeted date is now January 2013.  There are some great buys at Amazon and Barnes and Noble if you preorder from them.

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Pre-order now from AQS

Head on over to AQS website and pre-order my book, "Stars and Strips Forever."  AQS members will save $3.99. American Quilter's Society website.