Kris Howell
  • Female
  • Scottsdale, AZ
  • United States
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Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Riana - thanks for the hints.  I use a sit down machine, and I always spray baste, so it's good to know that will still work on the Minky.  I hadn't planned to use any batting, but I could.  Do you strongly recommend…"
yesterday
Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"I'm thinking of using Minky as the backing on a quilt for my stepdaughter.  She wants one to cuddle with on the couch this winter.  Anyone used to working with Minky?  Have any recommendations on handling it?  Am I crazy to…"
yesterday
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Wilma, love your bird and squares swap quilt.  The blue HST quilt is lovely, too."
Wednesday
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Linda, that's adorable.  Is it a SuzyBee panel?  I've used some her stuff, everything is so cute.  Sorry about the loss of range of motion.  Keep working at it!"
Wednesday
Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Wilma, that's a really cute pineapple. Barbara, those pillows are delightful. Good luck with your Etsy site."
Wednesday
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"That is SOOOO cute, Riana!!!  I wonder which of the blocks is going to be her favorite?"
Sunday
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Chris - it's for a step granddaughter for Christmas.  "
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Riana - yes, that's the same Continuum.  I have made all the blocks, assembled a couple rows.  Need to finish the hand stitching on the second row, trim and assemble the rest.  I'll be spending a lot more time on it…"
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Liz - I like your 9 patch.  Your sashing and corner blocks tie it all together so it looks like a planned quilt, not just a 'throw all the scraps at it' quilt!"
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Quilted, bound, washed, DONE!"
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"My 8 year old granddaughter, Sadie, wanted to make a quilt so I gave her a couple charm packs and told her arrange them however she wanted.  She did.  The brick wall variation isn't one I would have thought of, but she was very…"
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Riana - that backing for the pansy quilt is so pretty I'd have a hard time deciding which was front and which was back.  Can't wait to see the whole of Erika's quilt. "
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Zoe - great minds must think alike, because I bought that US Parks panel yesterday, too!  Not sure yet what I will use for a border.  Something from my sash in piano keys, or HSTs, or pinwheels, or SOMETHING!  It's for an almost…"
Jun 24
Kris Howell commented on Christine Brown's group UFOs
"Wilma, that's a beautiful quilt.  I don't blame hubby for laying claim to it!! "
Jun 20
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Zoe, that quilt looks great to me!  Whatever the sizing problem was, you have conquered it!"
Jun 18
Kris Howell commented on Riana Noyes's page 2020 PHD Challenge in the group UFOs
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"Melanie, I love the leaf fabrics on your teal quilt.  Beautiful work by both you and Beth! "
Jun 18

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Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
Mother and grandmother, manager at Olive Garden, sewer, knitter, crocheter and quilter. Learning to free motion quilt now. Working on a Judy Neimeyer Mariner's Compass quilt (that I probably will not quilt myself) and a Bali Jewels quilt that I am going to quilt myself.
How many quilts have you made?
8? 9? 10? I've lost track.
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
I am making quilts, and I'm enjoying seeing pictures of other quilter's quilts.
How long have you been a quilter?
30 years
What is your favorite quilting technique?
Don't have one.
Why do you quilt?
I like the process and the finished product.

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At 9:39am on April 14, 2016, Riana Noyes said…

Thank you, Kris...check your " inbox" ( top right hand corner of any page).

At 7:29pm on November 14, 2014, Vickie Brace said…

Sounds good, and I can't wait to see it!

At 8:11pm on November 13, 2014, Vickie Brace said…

Kris, where have you been? I hope everything is well, and you were busy with good things!

At 1:55am on July 24, 2014, Vickie Brace said…

It's great to have them visit, but it's nice to have your house back to yourself too. You can relax and get back on schedule.

At 1:13am on July 24, 2014, Vickie Brace said…

Kris, Your blocks are coming along really well. What happened to your sewing room? Glad you got it back.

At 10:38am on April 19, 2014, Vickie Smith said…

Hello Kris, welcome to MQP. Hope you enjoy the site. There is a lot to see, things to inspire, fun groups to join and friends to meet.

 
 
 

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