Quilting Day FVG 2012

It have been 5 years since I stopped doing patchwork. From 1996 to 2007 I was used to do quilting every day, I made friends, get involved in themed events and participated in courses, after about 8 year I was teaching others as well. Then suddenly a terrible nausea began prevent me from making patchwork: there was nothing to do, I simply couldn’t quilt, so I put rulers and cutting mat waiting for better times. For three years I sew bags and accessories till the birth of my little in 2009, then I put off the sewing machine and began to knit busily.

Suddenly, a few weeks ago, the love for the patchwork get back again. And what better occasion to celebrate this with the FVG Quilting Day on saturday, June 10, 2012?!

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arrival at the San Giusto Castle where we attend the Quilting Day FVG 2012

It ‘was a beautiful day, full of emotions, I saw people who had not seen for many years and met new interesting fellow quilters.

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one of the quilt exposed at the Quilting Day FVG 2012

exposed at the QD FVG – miniature Kimono by Gianna Fietta

The quilters, like all creative people in general, have a special passion, a big heart and a quid I can’t explain, I want to quote Francesca Pontoni when she says “Quilters like to be together”.

 

Workshop by Pia Puoti

It ‘was a wonderful party, with many interesting workshops

Workshop by Nicoletta aka Quiltycat

a tempting Quilt Shop area

Fat Eight sold by the Volpe Rossa Quilt shop

supplies sold by the Volpe Rossa quilt shop

a beautiful show and tell

Show and Tell – Challenge textiles art by Marialuisa Comand

Show and Tell – Challenge textiles art by Pia Puoti

a catering and appreciated organizing team worthy of the highest praise.

Quiltando Members – The guild that held the FVG Quilting Day 2012

and oh, you can recognize a traveler quilter from her trolley, don’t you?

Traveler quilter’s trolley!

and ehy, quilters also wear fantastic shoes🙂

Rita’s Shoes – I love them!!

About bubiknits

Mom of one little boy Yarn a holic Knit & Craft designer Button's collector Obsessed knitter Stash builder Vintage lover Not scared of life events - trying to stay sane and healthy, laughing at the sun :)
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One Response to Quilting Day FVG 2012

  1. evaowl says:

    What a day! Some of the exposed quits were magnificent – I’ve seen the pics Irene posted on her fb page. And those shoes. Wow

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