|Betsy Chutchian's new line from MODA|
|The Education Team at Carina Gardner's "booth" This won the Creativity booth award|
|Some fabrics were soothing|
|Ben Darby, a guild member of mine, made a block included in this "block challenge" quilt|
|Ben's block is the hot air balloon 3rd row, 2nd from right--this is NOT Ben but Tim Holtz/Westminster Fibers|
|Many collections were bright and bold--Free Spirit fabrics|
|I love Edyta Sitar designs|
|Laura Heine's booth, a friend, Vicki Thomas, bought this kit to make for her home|
|Many people took photos standing in front of this RJR display wall|
|Sue Spargo, bright and colorful|
|Many vendors featured children's clothing--new moms = new sewers|
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We selected fabrics for our 2016 Festival garments that the Education Team gets to make and wear at our shows. Here is one, "Eternal Sunshine" by Amy Butler for Free Spirit Fabrics:
More details to follow, Team!
We work hard at these shows and I missed several booths I wish I had gone to but we love our job and I so love seeing what is new and exciting in our wonderful, creative, flourishing industry. Here we are on the last day, packing up the office:
Off to pack for my trip tomorrow--one suitcase full of quilts, one with clothes--which do you think I'll pack first?