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0 Replies and 2115 Views Purpose Of This Forum      2115  0 Started by  SuperUser Account The number of quilters attending shows is going down. We as an industry have not done a good job of reaching out to the younger generation. If we are not reaching out to them, then we are reaching out to the old generation, which is shrinking. There are things we can do to grow quilting worldwide and reach out to the younger generation. This forum is open to anyone from quilters to industry professionals to discuss and share ideas to reach out and grow quilting while attracting the you...
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12 Nov 2013 02:10 PM
1 Replies and 2256 Views Pinterest  2256  1 Started by  Deleted User I think Pinterest would be a great way to get the younger generation into quilting. If a store or brand started a Pinterest board featuring some cool quilt designs, people will see them and say, 'How can I make something like that' Young people want to see the result, so they can know if it is something they want to replicate. Then they will start getting interested in making their own designs as well. Young people surf the web incredibly fast, and we need pictures that grab our attention. The...
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12 Apr 2018 11:42 AM
0 Replies and 1240 Views Hope to Learn more Quilting Techniques here  1240  0 Started by  Candy Netherton Hello everyone, my name's Candy from Texas, and I'm new here. I'm a stay at home mom and a mother of three. My passion is sewing, crafting, and quilting. I sew princess dresses, hats and even Barbie clothes for my kids (by the way I have three daughters) this keeps me quite busy; I am also a blogger, at the Dutch Label Shop hope you could read one of my blogs there, and go check out their amazing labels while you're at it. I wish to learn more about quilting here for I know I'm not that good yet...
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14 Feb 2017 10:41 AM
2 Replies and 2514 Views Social Networking  2514  2 Started by  Judel Niemeyer Buls In 2009, I had a discussion with my dad about how averse to social networking that Judy Niemeyer would be, thinking we would never really be able to engage that type of an audience because Judy is a designer. She lives at a sewing machine and in front of a design wall...where she should be. And, where we all love her. This is when dad said...well, you're a social networking maniac. Your kids can't even have a conversation with each other without you sharing it with the world! Why don't ...
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06 Jul 2016 02:30 PM
0 Replies and 1305 Views Youth Quilting Division  1305  0 Started by  Laura Estes Including youth made quilts as a division in quilt shows encourages younger folks to attend and participate. Moms and Dads like to see their children's work displayed.
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01 Jul 2016 11:51 AM
0 Replies and 1608 Views Expand Quilting Worldwide  1608  0 Started by  SuperUser Account Go to a quilt show or read the demographics of the user of QuiltingHub and it is impossible to deny quilters are getting younger. We may not be giving them what they are looking for in our quilt shops and our guilds. In fact, we may have drifted away from the things that keep all quilters engaged in quilting. We can expand to quilters young and old. We can grow this industry and the number of quilters. FYI - QuiltingHub Demographics - http://www.quiltinghub.com/Articles/ArticleID/225 I ...
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0 Replies and 2609 Views Camelot Fabrics Shares How To Grow the Quilting Community  2609  0 Started by  Vanessa Here at Camelot Fabrics, we are always striving to be on top of the latest trends and news, to translate into our upcoming fabric designs and corresponding products. With the fast-growing wave of e-communication and e-marketing that has ruptured in the last year, we quickly realized the importance of being online and the benefits it could offer to us. Everyone around the world can be so easily connected by one simple hub: the web. The internet is so powerful in that it allows for worldwide ...
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18 Nov 2013 12:08 PM
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