Author: Ana Buzzalino

Ana has been teaching quilting since 1986. Ana loves traditional quilting techniques but started using innovative machine techniques and surface design techniques around 2002. Her quilts have won international, national as well as local awards. Ana is a frequent contributor to Quilting Arts Magazine and has appeared in several seasons of Quilting Arts TV.

Quilt Canada 2011

Good morning, There is still time to submit your entries to the Canadian Quilter’s Association National Juried Show in London, Ontario.   Visit http://www.canadianquilter.com/news-events.php?ID=15 and click on the 2011 CQA/ACC Call For Entry Form on the right-hand side.  You will get a PDF with the rules and requirements. I hope everyone takes this opportunity to enter a…

3 Creative Studios Launch Party

3 Creative Studios has launched their new website and they are having a great launch party with amazing prizes. To enter, just visit their website and blog at http://3creativestudios.com/blog/2011/01/01/3cs-launch-party and leave a comment.  It’s that simple.  Then, take a few minutes to visit their website and look at the free projects they have.  There’s a bit…

Christmas 2010

Christmas 2010

It’s hard to think that Christmas has come and gone.  We seem to prepare for it for months in advance, and all of a sudden … poof!  the presents are opened, the food is eaten, and we are left with memories, and photos, and lots and lots of wrapping paper on the floor. Sabrina arrived…

Felted Wool Ornaments

Felted Wool Ornaments

Good morning, If you’ve admired felted wool ornaments and have always wanted to make some, there was a good article on Quilting Arts Gifts, 2008 by Judy Coates Perez.   She has re-posted the tutorial on her blog; http://judyperez.blogspot.com/. Let me know if you make some.  It reminded me I had made lots of felted wool…

From Argentina to Alaska, and now Manila

I thought I’d share with you an article that my daughter Sabrina sent me from the Philippines, where she’s been working for the past 5 months.  I found it very enlightening and amazing; it says something about following your dreams:  http://lifestyle.inquirer.net/parenting/parenting/view/20101201-306248/From-Argentina-to-Alaska-and-now-Manila–if-only-Immigration-would-allow-them I hope you enjoy the article.  I, for one, am counting the days ……