Check it Out!

The book is finished! The deadline was tight, but the timing was just right. Barely hours before my spring teaching schedule began, the final version of the manuscript was approved. It is on its way to the printers and should be available by June. Isn’t the cover grand? Kim at Dragon Threads did a fabulous job with the layout and design.

In honor of this occasion, I will be giving away an Amaryllis pattern and an Early Birds Fabric Kit to make it with. For a chance to win, just leave a comment here by Sunday March 25. A winner will be announced Monday the 26th.

56 Responses to “Check it Out!”

  1. Mimi says:

    Cheer It On! would love to have the fabric kit to make that quilt. Fingers crossed.

  2. Linda says:

    I love it–I can't wait to purchase your new book—the fabric kit is awesome……..I hope I win…

  3. Fabulous! Congratulations Jane!

  4. jan says:

    I would love to win the fabric kit. I took a class with you when you visited Australia and learnt so much from you.

  5. Unknown says:

    LOVE your fabric and you are an inspiration!

  6. tesuque says:

    I'm eagerly awaiting the release of the new book.
    Now, how about a DVD?

  7. JessicaSews says:

    Wanting to extend a great-big Congratulations!! The book cover is beautiful!

  8. elle says:

    I remember taking a class with you where I stylized a day lily flower. It's a favorite. Congrats on the book and here's hoping…

  9. LuLu says:

    Howdy Jane,
    How are you all?

    Congratulations on your new book!

    Hope I win.

    Mary Lou 'LuLu' Haynes

  10. Margaret says:

    Bravo on the new book! I just finished watching you on The Quilt Show — a free episode for me during their International Quilting Day celebrations — wherein you showed viewers how to use your patterns. I was in awe of lucky audience members who got to take one home, so of course, this is a note to ask if you would pick me, please?! 🙂

  11. Congratulations on your new book. The cover is beautiful. I would pick it up solely based on the cover. Best of luck to you.

  12. Contratulations on the new book. I enjoyed your visit to Lakeland.

  13. Congratulations on the new book! I love your big bold fabric designs and have been an admirer of your quilts since I first saw your Willow quilt many, many years ago.

  14. Congratulations, Jane — it looks like another winner. I'd love to win your pattern and kit — here's hoping!


  15. Margy says:

    Love the book cover and just love your blog Jane. Congratulations on making the deadline.

  16. Anna says:

    Can't wait for the book!

  17. Cathy Tomm says:

    Can not wait to get my copy of the new book. Thanks for a chance to win a pattern.

  18. Mindy says:

    Congratulations! The cover is lovely! I can't wait to peek inside!

  19. Your new book looks amazing! Thanks for the giveaway!

  20. Michelle says:

    I'd love this fabric to add to my stash of your fabric, can't wait for the book to come out either, bring on June 🙂

  21. Marg M says:

    congratulations the book loves lovely

  22. Marianne says:

    Bravo, j'ai pu admirer quelques pages de ce livre et je le trouve fantastique. meilleures pensées de Suisse

  23. Kathleen says:

    Patiently anticipating the publication date of your book. Love this blog, love your work.

  24. Jane says:

    Love the fabric, almost as much as the lovely silk skirt I bought when I met you in Coffs Harbour, Australia! Great memories of wonderful inspiration

  25. Debbie says:

    Congratulations on your new book, Jane! I love all your fabrics.

  26. Syd says:

    I'm so in love with Early Birds!! Congratulations on your new book. Can't wait to see it! Would love to win the fabric kit! Thanks.

  27. Jane,
    Congratulations on your new book. Thank you for the opportunity to win your fabric kit.

  28. vrgnamgnta says:

    beautiful book and fabric!

  29. Sherrywc says:

    Absolutely fabulous. Oh how I am going to find this fabric.

  30. kateuk says:

    Well done- hope the book does well for you-it looks stunning.I have a very treasured and battered edition of your first book, looking forward to enjoying the new one.

  31. Can't wait to get my hands on this book, whether I win it free,,,or get it myself!! Thanks for the chance to get it free.

  32. Jane S. says:

    A new book — how exciting!

    Also very exciting is the chance to win a pattern with fabrics. Thank you so much!

  33. chris says:

    Congratulations, Jane – will keep an eye out for your book here n Oz or we might just have to order it through Amazon – one way or the other I will get it!

  34. Estie says:

    I'm sure you are feeling great that your book is done. I love the cover too.

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  36. margaretk says:

    Your book looks amazing! I hope I can find the fabrics at my LYS! (I deleted my first post because the nonsense robot words somehow showed up there – sorry).

  37. Lisa says:

    Your new book looks great! I'd really have fun with the fabric that is your prize too!

  38. gab says:

    Congrats on your new book. I would love to win – great colors in the kit.

  39. Winning your fabric kit and pattern would be wonderful! Can't wait for your new book to be available, June seems so far away.

  40. I learned so much from The Quilted Garden, I can't wait to see what this one has in store for me. TQG inspired me to have courage, follow my own instincts and proceed without fear of failure. Some success, some failure, but progress nevertheless.

  41. Yippee!!! Can't wait to get it in my hands!

  42. Linda says:

    looking forward to getting your new book………would LOVE to win fabric!!!

  43. Jillian says:

    I love your designs and am excited to see the book is just about ready.
    ~Jillian in North Dakota

  44. Carole Kurth says:

    Hi, I'm so glad I stopped by to visit! I watched your episode of 'The Quilt Show' with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims, this last weekend, when it was free during International Quilting Weekend. You are so much fun! I would be thrilled to win this amazing prize!

  45. Shawn says:

    I LOVE the fabric and the pattern! I certainly hope to win! I've always wanted to try your patterns!

  46. KateKwiltz says:

    Can't wait to see the book — I still have some of those fabrics on the cover!

  47. Laurie says:

    I am SOOOOO very excited for your book to come out! Your fabrics/ideas/patterns are so vivid and inspiring for me! Thank you!

  48. Hi! I'm Lisa says:

    All things Jane. A little bit of your fabric sneaks into almost every project. Ready to make a BIG statement with your new fabrics. Hope I win!

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  50. Unknown says:

    Congratulations! Can't wait to try your stunning recipes!

  51. mathea says:

    I can't wait – I just love your designs, and I know I will love the book!

  52. StitchingKat says:

    Congratulations on both a beautiful fabric line and intriguing book! Love your style!

  53. Janice says:

    Looking forward to your new book,. Congrats.

  54. Jane, Congrats on the new book.

    You are so creative and I love the color pallet you use – so bright and cheery which makes any project a happy project.

    All the best –
    Katie [member of Bayside Quilters and still practicing my quilting techniques]

  55. Chris says:

    I have been a fan of yours since the first book-very inspirational. Can't wait to see the new book!

  56. Maz says:

    Being from Down Under, I may be too late for the deadline, but the word “style” says it all. And the “recipe” word. So more accurate than “instruction”. Can't wait to see the book!

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