MAGPIE'S MUMBLINGS

A blog about my interests, which include crazy quilting and various and assorted other artsy pursuits and sometimes known to contain mumblings of a random nature.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Thanks and things

First, I must show you the treasures that arrived in the mail from Suzy Quaife.  I won her very generous giveaway a few weeks ago and all these pretties appeared in my mailbox...

Thank you SO much Suzy!!! 
They're almost too pretty to use!

Some of these will be used as I progress through her fun Fabric Lace Book online class.  More information can be found HERE about the class.  

Before I show you any more pictures of my fabric journal I have a few things I've found that you might find of interest...

1.  Quinn of 'Comptonia' has discovered a really fun way to find out more about the International Space Station and when it can be seen passing overhead.  Go HERE to read about it. 

2.  C&T Publications has a fun free tutorial to make an 'Elegance Pleated Clutch' HERE.  

3.  There are instructions  to make your own yarn swift HERE.  

4.  Kathy Shaw is taking registrations for her *free* beginners crazy quilt online class (Basic Crazy Quilting Course - BCQC) and you will have to hurry because registration for this class closes at midnight on Sept. 30.  I've taken this class and it's wonderful.  Go HERE.  

Now, on to a few more pictures of my fabric journal...




Today the quote is from Jimi Hendrix.... "When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace"


8 comments:

  1. What a beautiful journal. I'm sure you will put that win to great use. Love that Jimi quote..you can only wonder if it will ever come to pass.
    xx, Carol

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  2. Hello Mary Anne! What a lovely prize to have won! Your journal is gorgeous! Christine x

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  3. Lovely winnings and thanks for the links. Your journal is looking beautiful.

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  4. The journal looks smashing and that's a bunch of inspiring fabrics you've won!

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  5. Thanks for the tips, lovely pages too.

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  6. Wow- congrats on winning the treasures from Suzy-- what a wonderful lady and super talented artist she is!
    Ohhhh that garden book-- your pages make me swoon.... It's beyond beautiful!
    Vicki

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  7. Congratulations on your win. I'm sure you'll create something wonderful with the goodies.

    Love the journal - a real treasure.

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  8. Gorgeous prettiest! Love your fabric book. So nice to see all the pages inside.

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