Monday, June 13, 2011

Hitting the road to St. Paul

I have been busy for the last week, packing supplies for teaching 4 classes at the Minnesota Quilters Show and Conference this week. I have never been to Minnesota before so I am looking forward to seeing a little more of the midwest. Now add to this pile 2 more suitcases for clothes for me and Nina and then I am also dropping my son off at the airport for a trip to the east coast on the way, so we also have to fit him and another suitcase in the car, good thing he packs light, lol.

The tall stack of boxes is all metal kits for my class Heavy Metal Play Day. Each student is getting an awesome metal tool kit courtesy of Walnut Hollow with aluminum and copper metal sheets to work with. I am also teaching this class in Long Beach at International Quilt Festival next month so if you havent signed up, you should, you get a about $40 of free supplies with this class! It's a total deal!

I took my first full weekend off in a long time to go to the Chicago Blues Fest, what a blast, 6 stages playing awesome blues music and it's FREE! Here's a video from 2 years ago of a couple of my favorite musicians at the Blues Fest, enjoy!


  1. Have FUN at the conference! What a treat for Minnesota Not sure all your boxes will fit in the overhead bin... :o)

  2. Judy, I went the the Minnesota Quilt Show and Conference about 20 years ago with my husband's aunt. It is a good show! They are lucky to have you! I hope you have a wonderful experience.
    Can't wait to see you in Long Beach!

  3. Have a great time, it is green and blue in Minnesota.


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