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County Fair

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The Cabell County Fair has come and gone! But the Ribbons they left behind continue to brighten my day! I hope others quilters participate in their local fair! It is the best place to learn about Judges. Some are kind and very helpful. Then others are rude and downright mean. But in reality they have no control over anything just a Ribbon and sometimes cash prizes. Our fair cash prizes are $2 for first place and $1 for second. I have no plans to let a Judge decide my fate in the quilt world. I love these canvas fabrics I found in a box at a quilt shop. Very bright Pink, Orange, an a yellowish green, sounds like it might not go together but I think it sewed together beautifully! I used two Aurifil 12 wt. threads #2530 #2235 to add "In The Boon Docks" Anna Marie Horner ribbon 5/8" Gold Arrow Feathers. I love Aurifil threads and their company so when someone ask me what Aurifil is I tell them "The best thread you can use for quilting or sewing with the most b

Wake Up To Kona Blog Hop Giveaway

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Giveaway Closed! Welcome! I am delighted to have you come to visit me, and see what I have made for "Wake Up To Kona"! This hop has filled me with inspiration, all the Artist have done such beautiful work and I thank all of you for visiting here "In The Boon Docks". My name is Lisa and I love participating in Madam Samm's blog hops and hope maybe you'll consider hopping along with us in 2014! Anyone is welcome! Blog hops need to run like clockwork, and you must be very organized. The woman who makes all this happen, month after month, is the lovely and talented Madam Samm @ Sew We Quilt ! Our head cheerleader for this event is another talented artist and blogger Carol @ Just Let Me Quilt ! Thank you both for all you hard work in organizing Wake Up To Kona! A Big Thank You to the Wake Up To Kona Sponsors Aurifil Robert Kaufman Amanda Murphy, Author of Color Essentials Nothing goes together better than Aurifil and Kona Solids! Look at those beautiful c