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Mary Whitehouse

I'm returning to sewing after too long a gap, and a beginner at patchwork and quilting but still struggling to find as much time to sew as I'd like - too many projects and not enough time.
I 'retired' from work in 2017 and at last am finding more time for quilting and the Guild. I went to my first Conference and AGM at Nottingham in 2019 and loved it, especially the warm embrace I received from other Region 14 quilters; as a result, since September I have been editor for our region newsletter Fat Quarter.
I was also inspired by the AGM to submit a quilt for the Festival of Quilts - that's the image in my profile. I was encouraged by the judges' comments and hope to find the inspiration (and time) to enter again in 2020.
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