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QAAQG Quilt Along Week 5 – Rail Fence...

“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.”                      Rabindranath Tagore   How are you? Do you miss an hour of sleep today? Well, it’s spring forward, fall back time again. Here…

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QAAQG Quilt Along Week 4 – Half Square...

By Nico Laudenberg March 7, 2021 Have you told you lately that you love you? How are you? Did you do the center medallion yet? Well, then you are officially a hero! We hope that you are patting your shoulder at least three times a day. We also hope no younger kids grabbed some nice…

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QAAQG Quilt Along Week 3 – Center Medallion...

By Nico Laudenberg February 28, 2021 “To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.”                                                 Kurt Vonnegut How are…

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Quilt Along (QAL) Week 2 – Cutting Fabric

By Nico Laudenberg  Feb 21, 2021 “I give myself permission to just make for the sake of making without any thought to the outcome, which can be surprisingly hard. … What I would tell my younger self is this: There is no “right” way to make art. The only wrong is in not trying, not…

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Quilt Along (QAL) Week 1 – Choosing Fabric

by Nico Laudenberg Feb14, 2021 Take time to do what makes your soul happy   How are you? Today’s the day: Let the feast begin! We hope you are all happy and healthy and excited to dive into our adventure. In our weekly postings, we’ll have for you a bunch of information, but we don’t…

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Announcing GAAQG Challenges to Connect

By Juliana Cerra February 1, 2021 Welcome to an exciting new way to stay connected in 2021! This online activity offers monthly prompts to spark creativity and share projects with other guild members. Any work from past or present is welcome, just explain how it demonstrates the challenge for you. Best of all, no deadlines!…

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I need brain exercise!

Do you remember the beginnning of Sound of Music when Maria emerged at the top of the hill and started singing her joy into the hills? Does your pandemic day start with that joy? Or are we at a slightly quieter level of exuberance? We are fortunate to have the passion of quilting in our…

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Announcing GAAQG Quilt-Along

by Nico Laudenberg Jan 15, 2021 Welcome to our quilt-along homebase! You will find all you need here. Join our email list and never miss the news, the weekly task and maybe some special goodies just for the email recipients: Click here to receive this wonderful newsletter. We are doing a quilt-along! And note: this…

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Quilt Online with Mary Hogan, January 15-17!

By Arlene Kindel January 4, 2021 Long-time Guild member, Mary Hogan, will be teaching our January workshops and giving the lecture at our Quilt Day meeting on January 16th.  She has been sewing and crafting ever since she was a child and started quilting in 1993.  After she retired, she was able to devote more…

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