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Back to School – September Reveal

My grandson went into kindergarten this fall. He knows his ABC’s and I hope they still practice handwriting. We practiced in a lined scribbler. That’s what came to my mind when I considered a ‘back to school’ theme for the 1 … Continue reading

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Quilted Postcard Stories

August’s theme -‘Go Vintage’was an interesting one!  Continue reading. I am sure you will be entertained. The theme for September in the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge is ‘back to school’. Not very original, but appropriate. It’s not too late to … Continue reading

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August Reveal – ‘Go Vintage’

A challenge is not a challenge if its too easy. This month the postcards were a challenge in more ways than one. The theme for the 1 million mile postcard challenge was ‘Go Vintage’. This time I had too many … Continue reading

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Hit the Road, Jack

We enjoy our annual summer drive through the Canadian prairies (20 hours, return trip). There are no mountains, and not even many hills. There are no oceans. It can be hundreds of miles between cities. In fact, there are many times … Continue reading

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Today!

Our first month for the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge is almost over. You can read more about my postcard design for January below. Next week I will tell you how far we traveled and show you pictures of some of the cards I received. … Continue reading

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Working on UFO’s (Unfinished Objects)

Update on the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge – all of my cards will be in the mail this week.  Next week I will reveal January’s design and announce the theme for February. Did you mail any postcards in the month of January? … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2016 Quilted Postcard Challenge – 1 Million Miles!

Would you like to receive a quilted postcard?  Or do you know someone else that could use the small dose of cheer a personal card could give them?  In 2016 I want to track how far my quilted postcards are traveling. I invite … Continue reading

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An Exercise in Making Super Simple Quilted Postcards

Here is a piece of fabric I was given by a quilting friend who could no longer remember why she had ever purchased it.  Last week we talked about Making Quilted Postcards in 5 Easy Steps.  This week, let’s see how we … Continue reading

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Quilted Postcards in 5 easy steps

Gallery Before we talk about making postcards, lets talk about why you should make them and what you might do with them.  Here are some ideas… Things to do with Your Postcards Mail them to the special people in your life, … Continue reading

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More Quilted Christmas Postcards

This is the second part of my quilted Christmas postcards series inspired by Quilter’s World, December 2015 issue. Let’s start with my favorite, the quilted Christmas tree, based on Christmas Tree Skirt by Bev Getschel. I was in the process … Continue reading

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