Monday, November 9, 2015

“Fancy Goldfish” is up for auction this week!

“Fancy Goldfish” (16" x 16")
Copyright 2015 by Susan Brubaker Knapp
Cotton fabric, acrylic textile paint,cotton thread, cotton batting.
Free-motion machine quilted.
The piece I created to benefit The Quilt Alliance (The Alliance for American Quilts) will go up for auction this week on eBay. Please consider bidding, as this is a wonderful organization! The Quilt Alliance seeks to “document, preserve, and share our American quilt heritage by collecting the rich stories that historic and contemporary quilts, and their makers, tell about our nation’s diverse peoples and their communities.”

This is one my favorite pieces, so I really want it to go to a good home!

My piece is in the first auction week of the Animals We Love contest quilts, which will go live on at 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Monday night, Nov. 9, and will end  at 9 p.m. EST on Monday, Nov. 16.

Once the auctions have begun, you can go directly to the current week’s eBay auction by using this link:  

To go directly to the auction for “Fancy Goldfish,” go here:

Important note: the quilts for each auction week are only viewable on during the auction period for that quilt. Before and after the auction period, the quilts are not viewable. (eBay only posts items included in live auctions – no archives or scheduled auctions are viewable).
Each auction begins and ends on Monday at 9pm Eastern Standard Time.

More quilts will go up for auction in the second week, Monday, Nov. 16 – Monday, Nov. 23.

To preview the quilts for each week before that auction week begins, visit the Facebook albums here:
Week ONE:
Week TWO:

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Watch me on (for free!)

--> Want to watch me (for free!) in Episode #1709 of The show aired last Monday, Oct. 26, and is normally only available to subscribers. But from Nov. 1-8, 2015, you can watch even if you are not a subscriber! This is also a great opportunity to decide if you want to become a subscriber. with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims is a fabulous way to learn all about quilting, ground-breaking quilters (traditional, contemporary, modern, art quilters and fiber artists) in a wonderfully friendly interactive online community. You can watch a promo of the show, which includes my fellow North Carolinian, Jane Hall, here

To watch the episode that features me (and Jane), click on this link: