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Amber Mitchener
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Michael Miller Challenge
I recently submitted my first quilt to QuiltCon.  It was for the Michael Miller Challenge. The challenge was to use the new line of Glitz fabric somewhere in the quilt.  When you signed up, they sent you 1/8 yard cuts of some of the fabric. This is what the...

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Bullfrog Boogie
I wanted to make my cousin Erica a quilt for her second child.  My mom had a pattern called bullfrog boogie that she was saving for when I had kids.  Since I have decided not to have children, she gave it to me to use for Erica's baby. Here's the original p...

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Round Robin Project
Many of you know that I have been doing a round robin project with my mom, my friend Debbie, and her mom.  Yesterday, the project is officially complete.  All ladies have received their final quilt top!!!! I can easily say that this was one of the most chal...

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Embroidery Projects
I finished another Instagram swap.  This time it was for the Canadian Hoop Art Swap.  You could create whatever you wanted (applique, embroidery, etc) as long as it was within a 6 inch hoop.  My partner liked animals and flowers that had a Native American f...

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Yellow Lab
I signed up for my first instagram swap, which was dog themed. With an instagram swap, you basically fill out a form with what you like/don't like, the organizer assigns a person to you and hands you their form.  You make them a mini quilt and receive one f...

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Embroidery and Piping
I'm very proud of the embroidered chicken I made for my mom.  I'm getting better at learning how to keep my stitches from stretching the fabric.  Although I think the chicken is totally cute... my grandmother's work still kicks it's butt!  When I was in Hou...

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Christmas Skirt
I'm finally getting around to posting my Christmas tree skirts.  I made 3 this year.  That's right 3!  Never again! I realized after starting this project that I #1 hated Christmas fabric, and #2 procrastinate when I hate a type of fabric.  Overall, I am pl...

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Love this quilt that was made by the Ottawa Modern Quilt Guild.
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