Category Archives: Travel

Creative Nudge – La Vie en Rose

People often ask me where is my favorite place that I have traveled to in the past. Gosh that is like asking me to pick a favorite child. Impossible! An easy answer would be …the last place I visited. The … Continue reading

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Happy Summertime!

Today we are home, sharing a quiet birthday celebration with our daughter Sophie who is turning 15 today. Her birthday request is to go see Wonder Woman! My summer vegetable garden is in, and the heat is pushing my tomatoes … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Paris Prism

Celebrate the City of Light with this stunning tribute to PARIS: This week’s exclusive eQuilter FREE Quilt Pattern. If you’ve been to Paris, you know that the Eiffel Tower and the city itself are sparkling with a magic and sophistication … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – On Pegasus Wings

Hello from Cleveland! Today I was in the studio to film a couple more segments for the PBS show “Fresh Quilting” for Modern Quilters. My first 2 segments on the current season are on our video page here. I watched … Continue reading

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A Star is Born

Many thanks to our friends in Toronto who gave me such a warm welcome at the Quilt Canada Festival this week! My main reasons for attending were to be at the award ceremony (we sponsor the top Modern Quilt prize) … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Havana Sunset

Hello from Toronto! I am here for the Quilt Canada Festival, planning to photograph the quilts tomorrow. Tonight was the award ceremony (I gave the award for best Modern Quilt) and I can’t wait to share photos of some of … Continue reading

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Summertime…and the Livin’ is Easy….

We’re hitting our first round of 90+ degree weather here in Boulder this weekend. The Ironman Triathlon is here tomorrow, so it is a good day to stay home and work in my studio and my garden. (roadblocks all over … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – A Walk on the Beach

Hello from New York City! Last weekend we attended Quilt Market in St. Louis, and picked out lots of gorgeous fabrics that will be arriving over the next several months. I am spending a couple days at a design show … Continue reading

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Creative Nudge – Cosmic Kismet

One of our most popular fabric designers is Paula Nadelstern, whose kaleidoscope-inspired mandalas are prized by textile collectors around the world. Over the years I think we have carried 14 different collections designed by Paula, and we’ve sold thousands and … Continue reading

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Having Too Much Fun!

We’ve had great fun with special visitors this week, with some Modern Quilters and a bus full of Nebraska quilters dropping by! It is always interesting to hear what different quilters have to say when they walk through our warehouse … Continue reading

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