Stitching with the Village Quilters in Wheaton

I had a lovely visit with the ladies of the Village Quilters last night.

After a very brief business meeting, the very quickest of any guild I have ever visited, I was up! Fortunately I managed to plug everything in the right socket first time and the ladies whip stitched their wool circles down while I shared my story…

Then we set to stitching perfect french knots and made a start on our bullions. At least the ladies kept smiling!

DSC03520I went around the tables for some one-to-one time.

DSC03521Don’t forget to slide your wraps down the needle before you push the needle through!

DSC03522I promised the ladies a small discount if they come and visit me at naperville quilts! with a completed project in hand. There’s nothing like an incentive to persevere!

Then we moved on to show and tell. There was an amazing selection of quilting styles on display…

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We were finished in time to get home and catch the end of the basketball game.

These ladies wanted a closer look at my Imperial Blooms quilt before I packed it away…

DSC03538And they were still smiling…


One Comment

  1. Vicky Laws said:

    Love It….and the ladies keep smiling…

    April 9, 2013

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