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Blog Tour Day 3-- Christina of A Few Scraps

Christina and I have been talking EPP for well over a year now.  We do it differently, but love it just the same.  Have you seen her  Sprocket QAL
Or her extensive information on Free Motion quilting?

Today she is posting a slightly ridiculous interview of me.. but go check it out anyway.


Follow the tour through all the stops:

June 11     Lesly at Stitch Literate           http://pickledish.blogspot.com
June 12     Clare at Selfsewn                  http://selfsewn.blogspot.com/
June 13     Christina at A Few Scraps      http://afewscraps.blogspot.com/
June 14     Victoria @ Bumblebeans        http://bumblebeansinc.blogspot.com/
June 15     Amanda Jean at Crazymomquilts   http://www.crazymomquilts.blogspot.com/
June 16     Laura at Quokka Quilts                http://quokkaquilts.blogspot.com/
June 17     Lucy at Charm About You            http://www.charmaboutyou.com/
June 18     Katy at I'm A Ginger Monkey          http://www.imagingermonkey.blogspot.com/
June 19     Ara Jane at What Ara Jane Loves        http://whatarajaneloves.blogspot.com/
June 20     Kathy at Pink Chalk Studio Blog          http://www.pinkchalkstudio.com/blog/
June 21     Jessica at Life Under Quilts                http://lifeunderquilts.blogspot.com/



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