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Our Yurt in Chicago!

Jul 1, 2014   //   by Amy William   //   Blog  //  No Comments
Last month we showed our yurt at the International Quilt Festival in Chicago. Here is one picture of the finished product! Did you get a chance to go to the festival? If so, what was your favorite part?   Our yurt in Chicago with some of the winning panels from the Great Yurt Challenge!…
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The Great Yurt Challenge Winners!

Jun 14, 2014   //   by Amy William   //   Press Page  //  No Comments
Last summer, we announced a contest to replace some of the side panels on our yurt, and we sold kits which contained materials that allowed you to create your own quilted panels! This contest generated a lot of interest, and this past week the entries were judged. We were very fortunate to have Jayne Steffens and Nancy Zieman judge all of our extraordinary entries. In the end, they chose 25 panels to accompan…
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Wisconsin Quilt Expo Wrap-up and Yurt Challenge Update

Sep 21, 2013   //   by Amy William   //   Blog  //  No Comments
We had an exciting and eventful weekend at the Wisconsin Quilt right here in Madison, WI! Not only did we sell several Four Seasons Yurt Challenge kits, we also interacted with other quilting experts and fans from around the country and even the world. Shown below are a few highlights: Setting up the yurt (this took around two hours to set up...can you imagine how quickly it would take a nomadic family to do th…
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Barn Blast 10/07/11 – Don’t Miss the Quilted Yurt!

Oct 7, 2011   //   by olmsr4b2   //   Blog  //  No Comments
Now through October 20, Linzi Upton's creation is here in our Barn Gallery! Linzi points to her clever painting technique You'll be amazed to see the yurt and its 25 unique panels. Two-thirds of these have been completed or quilted by Linzi herself! Others were made by her "stunt quilters" from around the world, with fabrics Linzi sent them.   Linzi's passion is quilting. She loves simply pieced tops…
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Barn Blast – 7/24/15

Jul 24, 2015   //   by Amy William   //   Blog  //  No Comments
"Second Fiber Arts Biennale" On exhibit now through  October 18 Have you seen our new exhibit?   "Wow!" is the most commonly heard reaction by visitors to our newest exhibit at Sunday's well attended opening reception.  Exhibit Curator Brenda Nemetz did a fabulous job showcasing 80+ diverse pieces of Wisconsin fiber artwork.  Clean sitelines and extensive item labels make the exhibit easy to…
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