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Maria’s Quilt Scraps Has Moved!

Maria’s Quilt Scraps has moved to Maria’s website, Maria Michael’s Designs. Nothing more will be added here. To subscribe for the first time or to continue your subscription, please click on the link above and subscribe there. I look forward to seeing you there! Thank you, Maria Advertisements

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Originally posted on Hunter's Design Studio:
I recently attended a guild meeting, where the speaker began her talk by making a statement along the lines of “those ugly charity quilts some people make are not art.” Yeesh. Talk about divide the room. I’ve been quilting since the late 1980’s, and back then the argument…

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1000 Quilts Listed!

Yesterday, we reached the grand number of 1,000 quilts listed, then surpassed it by day’s end! Read all about it here! Subscribe there, while visiting please, and cancel this one.  

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We’ve Moved!

Click here or on the image above to visit our new Maria’s Quilt Scraps site. We hope you will follow us there! We are looking into forwarding those who were subscribed via email and those via feeds. In the meantime, if you’d rather not wait, please subscribe at our new web pages. We don’t want …

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New Craftsy Quilt Class!

Craftsy has a new quilt class starting – Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags. You’ll want to watch the introductory video. These will make great gifts for birthdays and other occasions. Of course, we’ll want to make some for ourselves, as well!

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Spring Has Finally Sprung!

Spring has been very tardy in coming this year, but it is finally here! As you can see from my photo, our daffodils are in full bloom. Forsythia bushes are a beautiful, buttery yellow and tulips are beginning to bloom, too. The weather is finally sunny and warm. Hope you are enjoying a lovely spring …

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We’re Moving!

Some time during this month, I will bring my website, Maria Michaels Designs, back into existence. Included in that move will be this blog, Maria’s Quilt Scraps. It will be moved away from using WordPress to Maria Michaels Designs. Watch for my announcement and the links when the change has been made. Follow me there!

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Happy National Quilting Day!

Today is National Quilting Day. What did you do to mark the day? (I began quilting the quilt I’m making just now – a double-bed size full of appliqués. Please share with us by leaving your response.

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Bernina Celebration & Draw – in Florida

Here’s a chance for those in the Florida and surrounding area to join in a special celebration and have a chance to win a Bernina sewing machine! On Tuesday, March 12th, Bob Gray of Derrels in Pensacola, Florida, will be celebrating  his 30th anniversary as owner. The celebration will include a visit from Paul Ashworth, President of Bernina of America, who will be available for …

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2012 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 9,200 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 15 years to get …

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