Tuesday, July 1, 2008


So here I go...I'm starting a blog! I've been so inspired by all of the amazing people who share their creativity and inspiration through their blogs that I decided this would be a great way for me to continue my journey as a quilter. Hm mm...where did my journey begin? I began sewing as a young girl and did lots of sewing for myself and my family as a teenager and young mother (I even made store samples for Cloth World as well as prom, pageant and wedding attire for myself and others). I have to thank my Mom for encouraging me to sew and for providing everything I ever needed for any project I wanted to undertake; I also have to thank my Grandmother for always giving home-made gifts--clothing, home decor items and so forth, and for also providing encouragement (my first real quilt was made at the prodding of Grandma, and I've been hooked ever since). I must give credit to a very talented Aunt who inspired my love of the needle arts, and I have to thank all of my quilting friends who provide "quilt inspiration" on an almost daily basis!!! Well, this is it, the end of my first post--of course I already have ideas for future posts, but for now I need to get some sewing done today!

P.S. Please be patient with me as I learn to navigate this blogging stuff--and a big thank you to my wonderful neighbor who is showing me how this all works!
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3 comments:

Dawn said...

Way to go my friend!! I'm glad to be the first to post!

Jamie and Sherrie said...

Way to go Sherri. Welcome to the world of blogging!!!! It looks great. Thanks for sharing your sewing journey with us. Also thank you so much for teaching me how to quilt. I have so much to learn but I'm hooked and can't wait to finish my first quilt. A big thank you to all the sisters that helped so many others learn to quilt. You will soon be a blogging pro. Your blog looks great. I'm excited to see your next post. Happy Blogging!!! I also can't wait to see your family Blog!!!!!!

Molly said...

Wow it is fun to visit your blog on the first day! I love those quilts!

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