To help explain the art of quilting, I gave each of the ladies a copy of my latest book "Quilts from Paradise." Though they could not read English, they could understand the illustrations and could appreciate the amount of time and effort involved in a quilt.
Of course we did some shopping! Like all artisans, the weavers were proud to be photographed with their work. The lime green table runner which I purchased was this woman's first sale. Those of you who have sold your work know and remember how exciting that first sale is. It's a lovely piece which I will treasure as a wonderful memory of our day with the weavers of Ghayathi.
Ring in the season: 8 gorgeous spring quilts to make (and more) - Raise your hand if you’re ready for spring to arrive! (We’re guessing that’s everyone?) Let’s see, March 20 is the first day of spring. That means 25 mor...
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