Podcast 21 – Shows around the Northwest

Listen to Podcast 21

I missed the NW quilters show because of sickness, but did get to go to Airing of the Quilts

Dahlia by Pat Parra
Dahlia

Season of Discovery by Anne Kuntze

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Pinwheels Over State Fair by Jo Barry

Pinwheels

Name not printed in program – I would name it Heron by Barbara Neill

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Untamed Power by Sally Hass – this quilt was plugged in!

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The Sky is Falling by Linda Reinert

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4 Point Star, author unknown, collected by Jean Dalton (thru Pat Kennedy)

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Went to the Museum of Contemporary Craft where I saw three exhibits
1.Mandy Greer: Dare alla Luce – crochet amazing-ness
2.Darrel Morris: The large Works – Hand embroidered wonders
3.Toshiko Takaezu: Recent Gifts
PLUS the glass spinning wheel – just a cool $24,000.

This upcoming weekend is Clark County Quilters – Show in Vancouver, WA

Woodburn Tulip Festival – walk, take pictures, enjoy the acres of tulips!
www.freecycle.org – kind of like craigslist, but free

Back Home Magazine had an article on Sweet Choices – talks about different sugars – besides granulated white sugar – tells you how to use in cooking, and other useful facts –   They cover Honey, Agave Nectar, Brown Rice Syrup, Maple syrup, date sugar, stevia, and unrefined cane sugar.

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New fabric by Quilting Treasures – Rowdy Kids

Belated birthday gift – fabric from my sister! 12 fat quarter bundle of Moda – urban couture!

Started two quilts
OSU quilt fabric

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Trailblazers – blocks

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Valentine’s quilt

Recipe for the amazing Beef Wellington

Lori Ries‘s children’s books are great! The newest are Punk Wig and Good Dog Aggie (yay for Tucker)

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