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  • Hi from Chicago

    My name is Jennifer. I've been quilting for more than 10 years. A couple of years ago I became interested in art quilting. I think I am finally ready to take the plunge and call myself a beginning art quilter. Check out my progress on my website .
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by jennifer.martin on 8 Apr 2010
  • Hey from WV

    Hi Everyone! I've been interested in drawing and painting portraits ever since I can remember. A few years ago, I began to sew and quilt. I wanted to take it a bit further and combine quilting with painting to create an art piece. I found quilting arts magazine and was in heaven!!! I look forward...
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by Intuitive_Artist on 24 Dec 2009
  • Re: When were you able to describe yourself as an artist?

    I first called myself an artist when I finally had a room of my own filled with fabric and beads and paint and equipment!!! It took me a while to get used to it - I used to call it "the back bedroom" or "the other room", but it is in fact a "studio". So, now I am an "artist"...
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by 13Dandelions on 2 Jun 2009
  • Re: New member-Hello!

    Hello - I'm a new member too, and I was interested in what you said about the quilt guild. I had the same experience. I make art quilts, and they all just looked at me like I was nuts- with kind amusement. I love what I do, whether the result are good or bad. I guess it just depends on who is looking...
    Posted to Say Hello! (Forum) by 13Dandelions on 2 Jun 2009