My Mug SHOT...
Have you seen this person?
Quilter's Take Manhattan by STORM!
We kicked off our events here at my home tonight, being a new board
Member of the Alliance for American Quilts.
I was interviewed for their Q.S.O.S. series, If you don't know the Alliance, you should.
Document, preserve and share the stories of Quilters... They have over 1,000
interviews of quilts, quilters etc that are preserved and indexed at the library of congress...
Very cool! We can't loose the great stories behind our quilts!
Our NYC Metro MOD quilt show was picked up by the Sewing expo to travel to nine cities starting this fall. I was thrilled that Marlene got to attend tonight so I could give her a big hug as thanks!
I had no idea Mark Lipinski was behind doing rabbit ears.... LOL! NUT!
Then this very cool dude walked in...
Jay MacCarroll, one of our stars of tomorrow events.
Meg Cox(pres. of Alliance) , me, and Jennifer Paganelli
Me talking about my Kitchen sink quilt....Interviewed by Meg Cox the president of the Alliance.
Then I had put together a panel of people to talk about what Modern Quilting.
A very fun conversation about modern quilting and how it relates to each of them from different aspects of quilting... from the pattern makers, to fabrics designers, to the Modern quilter,
to art quilters to the Creative minds...
Amy Milne, director of the Alliance for American Quilts, and Mark Dunn, owner of Moda... handing out door prizes.
You can still come tomorrow to see MaryAnn Fons, Mary Fons Jay MacCarroll, and Mark Lipinski!
Come on down to F.I.T. tomorrow! and City Quilter Tomorrow night!
We had a blast. We're dead tired... (me and Jackie)
Thanks you Jackie for moderating! You were awesome!
Thanks to all the lovely people who came!
...off to bed for these late night ladies!!!
Don't miss out on MaryLou and Melanie's book giveaway in the last post!