Thursday, May 12, 2011

Name in Print, Again! | Top 55 Quilting Blogs!

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I got a BIG surprise when I opened up the pages of the latest issue of Quilter's Home magazine today!

Every year they do a "55 Best Quilting Blogs" article and I always get a kick out of seeing all my quilting buddy's names included.

I knew the article was coming up and my subscription issue arrived this afternoon.

During lunch I grabbed it to read and got caught up in a narrative written by male quilter, Josh Cacopardo.

It was so good, I even tweeted about it!

He was talking about the stigma of being a male quilter and how he used his talent to propose to his wife. How RAD!!

FYI: He's written a few other articles of interest to manquilters. You can find one HERE.

A few pages further I came to the quilting blogs article (p. 68) and saw my pal Heather's blog in there!

I just about finished up my mini fanfare, verbaly congratulating Heather out loud (way to go, whoop, that's my bud, etc.), when I saw a VERY familiar name on the next page ...

Imagine my surprise when mine was there!

I had NO idea! You can see it on page 69 of the June/July 2011 issue:

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Thanks Quilter's Home and everyone who gave them my name!

It's going to be a great day!

16 comments:

  1. Congratulations! I will have to keep my eyes open for this issue.

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  2. Congrats Ryan!! That is awesome. I enjoy reading your blog every time you post...

    Paul
    www.OutnumberedQuilter.com

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  3. Congratulations, wonderful to be included in their list.
    I will have to check that issue out.

    Debbie

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  4. Congratulations. The cover on the magazine looks intriguing. I may have to spend some money.

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  5. Congratulations! That must be so exciting to get such a lovely surprise

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  6. How very exciting to see such a nice review of your blog in print, and among such great quilting company too! You deserve it!

    MGM

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  7. I have to say, that deserves a "Cool Beans!" and Congrats!

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  9. That's great, how cool is that! I think it's great that you quilt too. My husband helped me pin one quilt and for Christmas ended up buying basting gun for me and his quilting days were over!

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  10. Good for you, Ryan! That had to be really exciting. Well deserved recognition, for sure!

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  11. Yay Ryan!! Totally deserved honor!

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  12. Congrats Ryan! Did you see where my blog is right below yours? I can't even tell you the comments that were made about that ;)

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  13. congratulations! what an honor!!

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