Big News!

Why am I smiling so big? Because I’m the newest GO! Getter for Accuquilt !

Yesterday, I received this big box at my front door. Yay!

And inside?

So much goodness! Let me show you what was inside. I’m pretty sure you can guess what this is….

A GO! Cutter! Woo hoo! It’s the one thing my Arizona studio was missing.

The Ready. Set. GO! Set includes instructions on using the die cutter and this pattern book, along with a pick for keeping your dies clean.

You also get a full size book with patterns by the illustrious Eleanor Burns.

Now a die cutter won’t do much good without dies, but with this set, Accuquilt has you covered. The 8 inch GO! Qube die set is also included.

Here are the dies in the set.

The 2 1/2 inch strip cutter comes with this set as well. You may remember that this was on my list of favorite dies.

I like that they come in this nice protected storage box.

Of course, I had to try it out! I grabbed the two inch square die and some scraps.

I put six layers of scraps over one of the squares

Place the mat on top.

And crank it through! It’s easy peasy to run these through and so much faster and easier than rotary cutting.

And how about that accuracy?

As a GO! Getter, I will get the opportunity to create posts for Accuquilt’s blog. You already know how much I love my studio cutter, I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to put the GO! through its paces.

Thanks for allowing me to share my excitement with you all! Have some great day!

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About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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15 Responses to Big News!

  1. Vivian B. says:

    Congratulations! Having read your “new block” post before this, I was thinking “she ought to submit that block or the quilt that comes from it to Accuquilt.”. So I guess we’ll see you on their blog at some point in the future. Exciting!

  2. Laura Haynes says:

    And, what brand are those cute blue frames that look so good on you? I think I need a pair.

  3. Oh how awesome!!! I love all the ways you share your studio projects – and this will be so cool to see too!! COngratulations!!!

  4. How exciting! They couldn’t have picked a better team mate! I’ll have to go to their website and see what you come up with!

  5. Zenia Rene says:

    How EXCITING! I’m so happy for you my friend! You are the epitome of “Go Getter”! Congratulations!

  6. Sandi says:

    Congratulations, that is wonderful! You’ll be able to make more beautiful quilts. Hugs,

  7. This is very exciting! Both for your new home to have a new cutter, and for your upcoming blog posts for the Accuquilt company! And your picture is so pretty! Your hair is gorgeous.

  8. Congratulations! This comes as no surprise to me, and it will be such fun to see what you create!

  9. Sharon Bollenbach says:

    Congratulations! 🎉

  10. Look at you! What fun you will have. Do they make the teeny tiny dies you will need for your teeny tiny blocks? (And, you have beautiful hair.)

  11. Val W says:

    Kudos to you. You definitely are a GO! Getter.

  12. Vicki in MN says:

    Whoo hoo welcome to the Go Getter program! The other day I thought you should be one of us and just like that you are:)

  13. Congratulations Katy, it’s a well deserved observation on Accuquilt go!’s behalf. You’ll be promoting their product besides helping out your followers as you proceed. As well as now your sewing room in Arizona is better stocked for your creativity! WT Go!

  14. lois92346 says:

    That is SEW wONDerFUL, Katy!! Looks like you’re set for awhile. And I’m not pullin’ your leg when I say you look absolutely BEAUTIFUL in this photo (and YOUNG!).

  15. Anneke Simis- Hoogland says:

    Gefeliciteerd !(congratulations)

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