Quilts in the Garden fiber art in bloom-Quilt show at Lauritzen Gardens

Quilts in the Garden fiber art in bloom-Quilt show at Lauritzen Gardens is coming soon on November 11-13th.  It’s an amazing quilt show that will feature more than 100 botanically themed quilts by quilters both  local and regional!  Quilts will be displayed among the beautiful mums of  fall Chrysanthemum show so you will get a [...]

A Night With Ellen Eddy

Last night at the Cottonwood Quilt Guild meeting I had the pleasure of hearing Ellen Eddy speak about the Visual Path.  Her class was full (no surprise) so I was not able to take her quilt class.  Hearing her speak was wonderful!  Seeing her work and the work of the people who took her class I would definitely recommend taking [...]

A drive in the country!

In the last week I have had to made several trips to Western Iowa for family things and have had the pleasure of being a passenger and enjoy watching the lovely green rolling hill pass by, seeing all the farms scattered dotting the landscape and glad to not see too much flooding in the area [...]

Quilt of Sunflowers

I thought I would share a picture of one of the quilt patterns that is in the works.  It is a good size as you can see; it is just over 6 ft. x 6 ft. finished.  It will have two boarders not shown in the photo below.  I’m not sure if you can tell [...]

Quilt Safari Quilt Show: Very fun!

This last weekend was The 33rd Annual Quilt Show-Quilt Safari* at the LaVista Conference Center here in Omaha, NE. I was glad to get a chance to attend the show and meet some great people and see some beautiful quilts.

This year’s theme was Quilt Safari, I thought there would have been more animal related quilts [...]

Quilt Show

posted Nov 20, 2010 4:16 PM by Melissa Merriman

The quilt show at the Lauritzen Gardens went wonderful and we had a great turn out on a cool fall day! Who could as for a more perfect pairing than nature inspired quilt amongst all of the fabulous floral displays! The quilts has such a range [...]