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  • Make It University! at IQF/Houston and "Surviving the Runway" News

    The Make It University!(TM) workshop schedule and list of events have now been posted. Click the link below to get the dish on what we've got planned. (And I hope you'll join me in making 35 ATCs to celebrate 35 years of Festival!) Make It University! at International Quilt Festival/Houston "Surviving...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 12 Sep 2009
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  • It's a Wrap! QA TV Series 500 just completed taping...

    I've just returned home from Cleveland where we taped our next series of QA TV (airing end of December). This new season promises to be a strong one! Not only did we tape some fabulous segments at International Quilt Festival/Chicago this past April, but we had some rather talented guests joining...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 7 Sep 2009
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  • My First Two Weeks at Quilting Arts!

    Since starting work at Quilting Arts, I’ve received quite a few envious comments from fellow quilters—after all, what better job could a fabric and sewing lover ask for? And not to rub it in, but my first couple of weeks have only proven the point. Quilting Arts is an endlessly exciting place...
    Posted to Pippa's Blog by pippapatchwork on 17 Aug 2009
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  • Recap of International Quilt Festival/ Long Beach

    Oh, I am so sad. Someone slip me a happy pill, please . It's actually over. 2009 International Quilt Festival/ Long Beach is now past, but what an indelible memory it left! International Quilt Festival/Long Beach, second year in the running, is, well, perfect . It has a lot of things going for it...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 28 Jul 2009
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  • And then we were three.

    So here is my latest I2Q VidPrompt #3: ATC's Use techniques found in the my book Inspired to Quilt to create Artist Trading Cards to trade with me and fellow readers at the International Quilt Festival in Long Beach. I used the heart motif in 4 different ways to create these super quick Artist Trading...
    Posted to Melanie Testa’s Blog by MellyT on 3 Jul 2009
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  • Quilting Arts Uncensored and Make It University! at International Quilt Festival/Long Beach

    OK, Everybody! It's time to take the “Quilting Arts Uncensored: The Stuff You're Not Supposed to Know” Quiz! Are you ready? Which of the following statements is true? A. For the very first Quilting Arts calendar we published in 2001, the printer mistakenly flipped a couple of the...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 18 Jun 2009
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  • I2Q Vid Prompt 2: Freezer Paper

    Hello all! Hip, hip hooray for Vid Prompt #2. In which, we check out some supplies pertaining to visual journaling, I once again encourage you to draw (drat that darned word), and I talk about freezer paper. This Prompt deals with pages 28 through 33 of Inspired to Quilt. Although I didn't say it...
    Posted to Melanie Testa’s Blog by MellyT on 9 Jun 2009
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  • ATC with me! Plus, plus.

    Long Beach is coming! Are you planning to be there? I am and I have an invitation for you. Please join me in creating and trading Artist's Trading Cards inspired by techniques found in my book! And the neat thing is, within the next two Video Prompts you will have all the techniques you need in order...
    Posted to Melanie Testa’s Blog by MellyT on 7 Jun 2009
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  • Brief SAQA Conference/ Quilt National Recap

    I recently returned from the annual SAQA conference that took place in Athens, Ohio on the Ohio University campus, and what an incredible time! For those who are unfamiliar with SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) , it is the non-profit organization to belong to if you are an art quilter (or aspire to...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 24 May 2009
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  • Welcome to the New Quilting Arts Community! It's Move-in Day!

    At long last...we have our own online community just for contemporary quilters! Like moving into a new house, it takes time to familiarize yourself with your surroundings, unpack your stuff, decorate your rooms, and meet the neighbors. To kick off move-in day, I have created a few short video tutorials...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 30 Apr 2009
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  • Back and an update on MIU/Chicago

    Above: Cheryl Sleboda sporting her '80s tiara We're back from Chicago and recovering from all of the beautiful art quilts we saw and the hilarity and fun we had in MIU. What a great time! I am in the process of uploading videos and images onto our new quiltingdaily.com website that will launch...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 21 Apr 2009
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  • Quilting Arts TV - Series 400

    While we're working to prepare the final details for the covers of the "QATV" Series 400 DVDs, it's fun to reflect on the TV taping...now that we've been home for awhile. I can't believe that Pokey and I spent a whole week and a half traveling together - and we were still getting...
    Posted to Helen’s Blog by Helen Gregory on 8 Apr 2009
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  • International Quilt Festival/Chicago is next week!

    I love this time of year. When April comes around, it means one kind of sock season is officially over (bye bye boots, hellooooo sandals), and another type of sock season officially begins! It also means it's time for the International Quilt Festival/ Chicago, and below are some of the highlights...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 6 Apr 2009
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  • Life's a Beach Challenge Results

    Apparently I am not the only one counting down the minutes until summer because we received more than 280 submissions for our "Life's a Beach!" Cloth Paper Scissors reader challenge. Submissions ranged from altered surf boards and flip-flops to assemblages and journal-quilt-sized art quilts...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 27 Mar 2009
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  • Quilting Arts TV Series 400 Taping Pt. II

    Quilting Arts TV taping for Series 400 has officially completed, and over the course of this week I will be posting photos and short videos to give you a flavor of what transpired on and off camera. I have more than 200 pictures and I'll also be loading them in a separate picture album since I can't...
    Posted to Pokey by Pokey on 2 Mar 2009
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