National Coffee Day is September 29. Who knew? Discovered when invited to a "celebrate the day" quilt challenge by friend Shannon Shirley. Since coffee and fabric are two things I love, this seemed like a natural for me. Off it goes in tomorrow's mail -- only a bit late for her deadline.
I had a great time at the Seacoast Modern Quilt Guild meeting yesterday in West Newbury, MA. CEO and co-founder of The Modern Quilt Guild, Alissa Haight Carlton was the guest speaker. Not only was she a lively presenter, the she also treated the 25 to 30 attendees with an up close look at several samples of her work. Her enthusiasm is contagious! I'm itching to sew now. Here are a few of her quilts: