Tag Archives: Maxine Moore

Duane’s Winning Hand

My first card trick quilt was made for Duane Pritchett. After 8 years of service, Duane resigned from the DeKalb County Law Department to take another job. While working for me at the Law Department, Duane became very good at … Continue reading

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Christmas Traditions

By the time the quilters arrived, I had all of our traditions in place. The “Fabric is Better Than Food” Christmas tree was up and decorated with the hand crafted ornaments the quilters have made over the years with a … Continue reading

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India’s Basketball Star

India’s Basketball Star was a gift for my daughter India Brantley,  a graduating senior on the Lady Lovett Lion basketball team. The beautiful quilting and the embroidery on each of the senior  basketball quilts was done by Maxine Moore. The … Continue reading

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Friends Forever — The Perfect Quilt For Friendship Week

Christmas Day has passed but the fun has just begun. My holiday celebrations have always lasted until New Years Day because I am a New Year’s baby! As I have grown older, friends have become more and more important to … Continue reading

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Retirement is a Bowl of Cherries

Yes, retirement can be like a bowl of cherries, but it is up to you to pick the cherries. Retirement offers an opportunity to fill your life with things you love and to leave behind some of the things you … Continue reading

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The President’s Quilt

Yesterday, at my last meeting as President of the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild, I was awarded the “President’s Quilt” in keeping with the tradition in the guild. It is called Best Year Ever which was the theme of my … Continue reading

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Seeds from “Evora’s Earth” Friendship Continue to Grow

I find people are awed and inspired by Evora’s Earth so I thought I would give you a short history of this quilt. As do many of my quilting stories, this story begins with my friend Rosalind Newell (Roz). Roz … Continue reading

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