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May 22, 2019
Fireside Chat about what I did at the trade show and a GIVEAWAY! from Pat Sloan's Blog

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So excited to share my fireside chat with you! I'm showing you these two projects in my video today

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Enter my GIVEAWAY by leaving a comment telling me

"What do you DO On Main Street"

NEXT FREE Sew Alongs STARTS May 29

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May 21, 2019
Listen to Pat's newest Podcast for May 20th! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Guests MJ Kinman, Riane Menardi Morrison, Teresa Wong, and Cassandra Beaver join Pat for a chat!

CLICK THE PLAYER & Listen to Show 421 -- My favorite find at the end!

LISTEN to THIS show right at the player above. 

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I saw MJ Kinman’s gem quilts and was very intrigued. How did she come up with those and how does she design them?

Visit her at  http://www.mjkinman.com/

American Patchwork Quilting Pocast episode 421 Riane Morrison

I love Riane Menardi Morrison style, very focused on shapes and color. She specializes in big ...

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May 15, 2019
The FREE May Aurifil Designer block is SO clever! + the Last Charity block! from Pat Sloan's Blog

I  love a Day in May .... it's Aurifil day!  Does it rhyme? I hope it rhymes. It really doesn't rhyme but let's pretend.  Alrighty... onto the fun!

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If you are alert to the day of the month while reading this you'll notice it is not yet the 15th, but it will be very soon! 
I'm on a travel day the 14th & 15th to the trade show and wanted to post this prior to leaving. 

At the end are all my blocks together and the last Charity block.  

On to Aurifil! My Aurifil designer this month ...

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May 14, 2019
Let me tell you a bit about.... from Pat Sloan's Blog

CLICK on the video for the Closed caption *CC* and all the things I talk about are below, including the hexie back stitching video.

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NEXT FREE Sew Alongs

NEXT BOOK Sew Alongs

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May 10, 2019
I would like you to meet.... from Pat Sloan's Blog

I've been waiting for a long time to share this project with you, I'd like you to meet my next fabric line called 'Bonnie Lane' for Benartex fabrics.... let's take a stroll...

Pat & Benartex Fabric you'll love to sew with

In my Neighborhood…where life on ‘Bonnie Lane’ is filled with wide front porches, neighborhood BBQ’s, weekend ball games, and white picket fences. This is a happy neighborhood where friends live, work, visit, and of course sew together! I'm so excited to finally be able to show you my new fabric line!

And I'm thrilled to be working with Benartex fabric to ...

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May 8, 2019
Did you watch my Fireside Chat? from Pat Sloan's Blog

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May 6, 2019
Listen to Pat's Newest Quilting Podcast! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Guests Jen Shaffer, Denise Russell, Karen Alexander, and Krista Moser join Pat for a chat!

CLICK THE PLAYER & Listen to Show 419 -- My favorite find at the end!

LISTEN to THIS show right at the player above. 

American Patchwork Quilting Pocast episode 419 Jen Shaffer

Jen Shaffer is the talented designer behind PBJ Patterns by Jen. You might have seen her Monthly color challenge, or created her delightful designs.

Visit her at http://patternsbyjen.blogspot.com/

American Patchwork Quilting Pocast episode 419 Denise Russell

You will recognize Denise Russell’s gorgeous quilt designs, many shown by your favorite fabir companies. I ...

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May 2, 2019
Christmas Fig block 18 and 19 ... we are almost done! from Pat Sloan's Blog

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Februrary favorites american jane

There are still kits if you want them, just want to be sure you know that, wink!  Also the pattern

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Pat Sloan Christmas Fig block 18 pic 2

The Christmas Fig Book is Required

We only have 3 blocks left, I have 18 & 19 ready so we'll do both today! My schedule is a bit crazy coming up so I'm trying to get Block 20 done soon too and we can move onto the next sew alongs!

I am doing the tips with Something Blue Fabric  as I make a 2nd quilt

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Visiting with Pat Sloan from Patterns by Jen

I am so excited to announce that I will be chatting with Pat Sloan on Monday, May 6th on the American Patchwork and Quilting Podcast.


My scheduled time is 3PM CST (Chicago, IL USA) on May 6th. After 5PM CST you can listen to it on Pat Sloan's Blog and later in the week you can find it on American Patchwork and Quilting Podcast.

To find out how to listen LIVE that day go HERE.

I can't wait to visit with Pat, but I am so super nervous, so think calm thoughts on Monday for me!

Have you ...

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May 1, 2019
FREE block #5 for Out of the World BOM + Charity block #7 from Pat Sloan's Blog

There are two parts of my articles today, My FREE Block of the month & the Charity sewalong. 

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Block #5 is about the people who make it happen, the Astronauts!

We could spend years on the Astronauts that make space exploration come alive for us. At our post today I share about 2 of them, below is more about Astronaut Karen Nyberg. 

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Listen to my interview with Karen by clicking the player above

I was so lucky to see that article about asking to interview Karen Nyberg about her mission. Because I ...

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April 30, 2019
Fireside Chat & Giveaway from Pat Sloan's Blog

Thank you for watching my Fireside Chat, I taped this on April 29, 2019.  I'm so happy to have you as in my quilting neighborhood! LISTEN to the end for my GIVEAWAY and leave your comment below.

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NEXT Book Sew Alongs - both start this summer

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April 27, 2019
Quilting changes Everything + a GIVEAWAY! from Pat Sloan's Blog

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My wonderful friend Helen Stubbings is running a series this year on how we use quilting as therapy called 'Stitch Therapy 365'.

She challenges us to 'stitch just 5 minutes a day for 365 days'

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And to help us do that she had created this darling panel that you can stitch on each day! 

She does such cute drawings I think i'm going to have to join in. You don't have to start at the beginning, just start with the day you get the panel and stitch each day! 

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April 25, 2019
Splish Splash my button club FREE pattern! from Pat Sloan's Blog

For our Button club project this month I'm ready for spring! 

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The Fat Quarter Shop button box this month has a theme of 'HUNT'. I decided that I had to use my friend Melissa's Fox Farm fabric, it is perfect!  She has the print with the boots that inspired this design.

My Aurifil 50 wt thread is is used to piece and sew on the buttons

** 50wt Aurifil SOME are ON SALE 

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The buttons in the HUNT box have the sweetest little chickens and eggs, fox and hound and beautiful navy and green buttons

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April 24, 2019
Confessions of a Wanna Be EPPer.. from Pat Sloan's Blog

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When my friend Sheri  Cifaldi-Morrill of Whole Circle Studio came up with this amazing English Paper Piecing alphabet papers. She has a blog tour running and asked a variety of people with a variety of skill levels to join her by making a letter.  

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True Confession:  I do English Paper Piecing (EPP) but not much. So I'm on the 'wanna be' end of the spectrum of makers on Sheri's tour.

But I'm always up for a challenge that will teach me something new. I've got the blow by blow to making super fun alphabet for you ...

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April 23, 2019
Pat's Fireside Chat & Giveaway! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Thank you for watching my Fireside Chat, I taped this on April 22, 2019, I'm so happy to have you as in my quilting neighborhood! LISTEN to the end for my GIVEAWAY and leave your comment below.

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General Store which I'll be using a FQ bundle plus other fabrics for the ...

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April 19, 2019
Christmas Figs Sew Along Block #17 from Pat Sloan's Blog

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Februrary favorites american jane

I have fallen in LOVE with quilt from my good friend Sandy of American Jane!

There is the kit, pattern and her wonderful fabric line

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Pat Sloan Christmas Fig block 17 pic 2


The Christmas Fig Book is Required

After this block there are 3 more to do in my Christmas Fig Sew Along!  I have another winter theme book sew along coming up, stay tuned for details

For each block I've got tips with Something Blue Fabric  as I make a 2nd quilt

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TIPS for Making the Blue version

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Tulips and TWO GREAT 20% off coupons for you! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Today I have My purple tulip top with a tip on auditioning  the stripe, and a Fantastic Site Wide 20% off coupon, if you were thinking of a die cut machine, this is the time to do it!  Let's get started...

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I'm so excited to have this special offer of 20% off everything at Crafter's Companion with code PSLOAN at checkout! 

It is for the next 4 days, ends at midnight (eastern time) on Monday.  If you have wanted the Gemini Die cut machine and dies this is the time to do it.

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April 15, 2019
Have you ever heard of Manx Quilting? Learn about that & MORE on my show today from Pat Sloan's Blog

Guests Denniele Bohannon, Sharon Wasteney, Julia Wentzell and Amy Smart join Pat for a chat!

CLICK THE PLAYER & Listen to Show 417 -- My favorite find at the end!

LISTEN to THIS show right at the player above. 

American Patchwork Quilting Pocast episode 417 Denniele Bohannon

It is so fun to contact someone for the show and find out they took a workshop from me years ago! Denniele Bohannon of Louanna Mary Quilt Design made my day when she told me that! She has a wonderful design sense and I love the stories behind ...

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FREE beautiful Aurifil Designer of the Month block & the next Charity block! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Double the fun on the 15th, Aurifil day and Charity block day, So Let's get to it! 

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My Aurifil designer this month is the dynamic duo of Kristy Wolf and her daughter Shayla Wolf of Sassafras Lane!.

Did you make and enter your block yet this year? You should! this is the perfect one to start with and you might win a box of thread! 

My Interview and block are At the Aurifil Website, read and come back!

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I always select a different color group to make my blocks in and this year I'm having a blast with ...

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April 12, 2019
Tulipfest Sew Along - Gnomes and Tulips are darling! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Let's make TulipFest blocks this week!

But FIRST

Februrary favorites american jane

I have fallen in LOVE with this quilt from my good friend Sandy of American Jane! My kit arrived, I'm thinking I need to make the flag first.. or...maybe get one of the basket made as a "May Day" basket.. mmm. decisions decisions...

** BUY The pattern or Kit HERE **

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I've made my 4 purple tulip blocks. I still think I'll do this one with just the 4, but I could change my mind, we quilters are like that!

This Weeks Assignment

  • If you are making the full ...

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