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About simplythebestquilting

I am a certified Art & Stitch teacher and am available to travel to teach Art & Stitch, I also teach Art & Stitch online! Please contact me for further information on either learning options, I am a Non-Smoking professional longarm quilt business located in Rochester, Minnesota. Check out my website for further information on all the services and classes available @


I am so pleased that so many agreed that my brainstorm of hosting a bite sized large class session was a good idea! I have filled two sessions for January! I received many suggestions for an evening session so I’m … Continue reading

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Starting 2015 with a BANG!

I decided in December to launch my bite sized class idea in January.  I named it T3 – Technique Tuesdays. The concept is to teach Art & Stitch in bite sized pieces, 3 techniques on the 3rd Tuesday at 3pm CST … Continue reading

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The nitty gritty!

I am trying to find new efficient ways to arrange my studio! So far, I have my drawing done…

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Play date with friends!

The weather cooperated today and the FAQ group was able to get sun printing done today… Lovely pieces were the result!

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I had a play date with the Brother Scan n Cut today! I discovered many things about it. 1) Scanning away from the window works WAY better!! 2). Cutting fabric works well with a speed of 4, depth of 4…backed … Continue reading

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Art & Stitch embroidery time!

After my 20+ mile bike ride yesterday and the heat that has decided to show up, I believe today is a perfect day to continue working on my Art & Stitch embroidery certification, don’t you?!

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Some Longarm time

I was able to get to a few customer quilts last week! The batiks were perfect for these quilts! Ba

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