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Around The World Blog Hop

Around The World Blog Hop If you have been following along, It really has been all over the world and I have enjoyed reading them all! My name is Lisa and Welcome to "In The Boon Docks" I was very happy to be asked to participate by Lea Anne of Podunk Pretties ! Lea Anne is very talented quilter, has a beautiful blog and is a quilt pattern designer. Best thing is her patterns are free (not for much longer probably), yes she is that good! My personal favorite is Cherry on Top Picnic Quilt I have been told that I live in "Gods Country" out here in a little corner of West Virginia, USA My husband and I raise kids, animals, fruits and vegetables! I a quilter, the kind that pieces quilt tops together! I sew making small, medium, and large projects! Question 1: What am I working on? I just finished the Flowering Snowball Mini Quilt above it incorporated working with curves, and hand quilting, both out of my comfort zone. I'll just say, I will do more curves in t

Blogger's Quilt Festival

In The Boon Docks Welcome Everyone to the May 2014 Blogger's Festival It's time for another Blogger's Quilt Festival. This is an online event hosted by Amy at Amy's Creative Side once in the fall and once in the spring. It's a lot of fun to see the beautiful quilts that fellow bloggers choose to feature. I love visiting as many of the blogs as possible to get a feel for quilting trends and styles. I appreciate all the hard work Amy puts in to do this for the Bloggers. I hope you enjoy my entry this year "Russian Stars". My inspiration for this quilt came while watching the Olympics this Winter I was impressed and inspired by the opening show with every color imaginable whirling around and flying through the air. I was ecstatic when April Cobb , Owner of Modern Yardage, chose Mary Tanana to be a Featured Fabric Designer for this quilt. Giving me the opportunity to choose from her Folky Dokey Collection . Russian Stars Quilt Stats Size: 53&quo