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Average Quilter, self-professed quilting addict Ada K. Moyles, explores
her passion for this classic craft in a series of memorable tales.
out how she reduces housework to make time for quilting and how she proves that
while she may be crazy about quilting and makes crazy quilts, she isn't a crazy
quilter. Chuckle over her lessons in humility and laugh about her brief modeling
Anyone who loves quilting will cherish Ada's stories
- filled with warmth, humor and intelligence.
Ada's stories will inspire, encourage and make you a little crazy about quilting.
So take heart, pick up your fabrics and thread and quilt away.
Ada K. Moyles is a quilter who enjoys writing about her craft.
Her column on quilting. "Views from the Attic," was a regular
feature in Quilt World magazine. She's a member of the Edmonton and District Quilters'
Association. She lives in Edmonton, Alberta, with her husband Gordon. When she's
not quilting she enjoys reading, walking and playing with their grandson, Evan.
Table of Contents
|It's Not My Fault||13|
|Mrs. Average Quilter||16|
|The Worst Quilt in the World||19|
|We're Moving Faster But Can We See the
(or After the Dud) ||46|
Search of Inspiration||55|
|Watch Those Whims ||66|
|Practice Makes Perfect ||69|
|Housekeeping for Quilters 101 ||75|
|All Tied Up||82|
|I'm Alright, Jack!||104|
|A Veritable Feast||109|
|The Secret Quilt||112|
|The Crowning Touch||123|
|Down with False Modesty||127|
|The Naming of Quilts||140|
|A Tale of Two Quilts||144|
|Lost and found||152|
|How Much Is Enough?||167|
|The Sisterhood of Quilters||176|
|Quick and Easy No-Cost Quilts||181|
|Thirty Things I Learned from Making Quilts||189|| |
Canada Meets Australia
Quilter's Praise - Psalm 148