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Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
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Northbrook, IL 60062


Barbara Black

Make an Award Winning Quilt

Thursday, March 1, 2018





Barbara is from Huntsville, Alabama. Her blog ""My Joyful Journey" is full of great information, tutorials and encouragement to all.Her "claim to fame" is "Red and White--By the Numbers" selected as the commemorative quilt for the 40th Anniversary of the International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX. All the 2014 advertising, the catalogs, the show pins and beautiful tote bags, featured this quilt. It is now in the Quilts, Inc. Corporate Collection.

While she loves to do hand applique, she is most known for Medallion-style quilts with many pieces and lots of precision. If it looks hard, she can make it seem easier. She make simple, fast quilts sometimes, but is most often working on projects that take tim. "Most important to me is my passion for teaching others to quilt."

Updated 8/3/2017