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Ribbon!

I put some quilts in the local show this weekend and look what I got!


I took first place in my category (pieced quilts over 245", professionally quilted), yippee! 
But the best was the judge's note, "meticulous workmanship."  I read that in the car after pick up last night and I was beaming.  I wanted to put the paper up on our fridge, but it's better to post it here.

It was a very good show over all, but made for a busy weekend.  I've got lots to catch up on, and after that, maybe a blog post on the quilt top I finished last week?

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  1. Congratulations on your win! It's a beautiful quilt!

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  2. Well done you! Excellent workwomanship indeed! It is a truly beautiful piece. Thanks for inspiring us all. JJ

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  3. Congratulations! I missed seeing you at the show.

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  4. Meticulous is your middle name! This is why I love your book so much. Congratulations!!!

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  5. congrats Jess! beautiful quilt and well deserved comments and ribbon.

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  6. YEA! Congratulations!! I love the way you've arranged the colors. And I'm sure your workmanship IS meticulous!!

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  7. Congrats! That is just fabulous!!

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  8. You deserved the ribbon and the comment! Congratulations. Christine and I were hoping to see you at the show. We enjoyed it!

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  9. Congratulations! Well deserved!

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  10. Hooray for you! That is a wonderful compliment, and well-deserved.

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  11. congratulations! it's such a stunning quilt, that first place ribbon is definitely well-deserved.

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  12. Congrats!!! Great work!

    I just finished a miniquilt top that I made from one of your patterns in your book- which I love! ;)

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  13. Congrats! That's so exciting for you. I would definitely hang it on my fridge. You're never too old to hang your accomplishments on your fridge!!

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