If you’re family or friends and aren’t into quilting, I was in Austin,TX for the last 5 days working.
Quiltcon is the first international modern quilt show.
I traveled with my good buddy, Marci (who really got roped into helping more than she volunteered for). We did our customary feet picture with ugly airport-carpet-backdrop:
Once we landed, I headed straight to the convention center to setup and it’s been a whirlwind since then. If you didn’t see me around, I was mostly manning the office and checking in instructors, here’s a few favorites:
Being behind the scenes and getting to talk to my heros was great! One great moment is when “the Butlers” checked in and I came back to the room and announced, “The Butlers are here!” David and Amy are just the sweetest and funniest couple.
Here they are drawing some inspiration from Denyse Schmidt:
I got to see some pretty dang awesome things when I actually was able to get away to the show floor:
Oh yes! If you were following via Instagram, I did get a tattoo – HK but it looks kind of gross right now so I’m not going to show it off.