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Thoughts on Crafting a Life

New this year! Watch well-known artists working right before your eyes in this special area brought you by Craftsy.com! In this specially constructed area —located near “Main Street” in the food court—, four artists will be demonstrating simultaneously under the categories of “Embellish,” “Stitch,” “Quilt,” and “Paint,” showing everything from free-motion quilting and innovative piecing […]

All of us at Quilts are getting so excited about the upcoming show in just two short weeks! We are busy packing more than 1000 quilts, countless signs, show programs, totes, badges, ATCs, fabric postcards, t-shirts, books (you name it, we are packing it) to get ready to move into the George R. Brown Convention […]

Things have gotten down right cat-ty here at Quilts Inc. headquarters as we have received more than 170 fabric postcards so far for our Festival Pet Project Fundraiser, some of which feature the feline variety!   . x The above three funny feline fabric postcards were humorously painted and stitched by Sandra Gray. Norma Schlager stitched […]

More fabric postcards for Festival’s Pet Project are arriving and looking fantastic! Some more eye candy for you: . . . . . There is still plenty of time to make fabric postcards to benefit Friends For Life! (All of the information is in this post.) We are accepting them here at the Quilts offices […]

Quilt Festival’s Pet Project Postcards to benefit Friends For Life, Houston’s premier no-kill rescue organization and animal shelter, are starting to arrive in batches at Quilt Festival headquarters, and I thought it would be fun to give a sneak peek at what you can buy on the show floor for just $20! Calling All Quilters! […]


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