Our Club Member of the Week this week is- Cynthia Langer ! Everyone say hi to Cynthia ! I hope you will enjoy getting to know her a little better!
At what age did you start sewing/quilting? 8
What is your most favorite project you ever made and why? Mrs. Lanier, she’s my hex quilt named after my best friends mother. My best friend inherited hers. I was so jealous; I made my own
Who or what inspired you to become a quilter? My grandmother had stacks of utility quilts. They stole my heart.
What color do you have a hard time using in your quilts and why? Black! I can’t see the thread!
What color seems to always make its way into your quilts? Blue
Do you do other types of sewing besides quilting? (clothing, home décor, etc.) I crochet and embroidery
Do you have other creative hobbies? (cooking, knitting, painting, gardening….) Baking and decorating
f you won a shopping spree to a quilt store, what is the first thing you would splurge on? The computerized program for my longarm machine
Did you name your sewing machine? Faithful
Favorite sewing gadget? Rotary cutter
What treats do you indulge in while working in your sewing room? Water and coffee I’m on a diet / I’ve lost 47 lbs.
What’s your oldest UFO? Botanical by Robyn Pandolph. I started it in ’03. Divorce..college..life, etc.
Your best sewing tip: Understand what a scant ¼” is
What is your favorite technique (hand embroidery, hand applique, machine applique, etc.) Hand sewing, period
What type of quilt or block is on your “bucket list” and why? An EPP other than a hex quilt
Tell us about your family (children, grandchildren, fur babies, etc.) I have 3 kids and 4 grands
Where do you live, and what is your favorite thing about where you live? Naples, TX. (No where Tx.) The pastures are beautiful. I see an adult bald eagle almost every day!
Favorite vacation spot? Nags Head, NC.
Favorite food? Tex Mex
Favorite television show? Outlanders
If someone made a movie about your life, who would play you? The actress that played Anne in “Ann with an E.
Are you a rightie or leftie? Rightie
Anything else you’d like to share: I love being a part of Sew Quilty and Art of Home. I felt like I was boring my family and friends with my addiction
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