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Quiltmaker Block Party in Williamsburg, VA

Here is my guest post from Quiltmaker's blog :    We just got back from a fun-filled retreat in Williamsburg, VA. This was the first Block Party Quiltmaker organized and they did an outstanding job! All the wonderful details that they put into the retreat were enjoyed by everyone. There were giveaways, interesting speakers, a wide variety of classes and an excellent hotel. I was blown away with the number of goodies that each participant received, including the teachers! We got a welcome pack that included patterns, batting, books, retreat information, thread and other goodies. Tote bags were filled with surprises from our partners and sponsors in the quilting industry. Each evening, there were more gifts and giveaways and everyone went away with a special package that included fabric, books and much more! Our generous industry partners and sponsors filled the tote bags with quilty treasures. One of my favorite parts of the retreat was meeting all t