Category Archives: Volunteers

9-4 New month, more sewing, another presentation

My car is loaded and ready to go to SewVac for our sewing day.  It’s my quilt shop on the move! Today Benji brought his girlfriend, V to help us.  He actually made his own pillowcase.  And, she sewed a … Continue reading

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Eventful week 8/28-9/1

First, we had our regular sew day….well nothing regular about it actually.  We had a visitor–Benjamin who did some photos for us, then a quilt presentation, etc, etc.  We had 13 quilts this week.  I am particularly proud that we … Continue reading

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VERY busy week 8-8 to 8-16

We started our week by doing 8 quilt presentations on Monday.  A gal had requested a quilt for her brother in law, who lives at an assisted living facility.  The faculty wanted quilts for 8 Veterans, so we obliged!  A … Continue reading

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8-7 New month, new sewing

We got some quilts back from our quilter, Ron, so were working on bindings and pillowcases.  Charmella also returned some quilts for us to finish.  I taught the zipper quilt today, as well as showing Anita’s Arrowhead and how to … Continue reading

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7-31 Month End Sewing Major Accomplishment

Wow, were we busy this month–we made more quilts than ever.  We did a grand total of 67 quilts this month.  Whoo Hoo!  (16 just today)  Now to find long arm quitlers to do the almost 100 we have ready.  … Continue reading

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7-24 Sew Day

Looks like this month might be our biggest and best for number of quilts made.  Here is this weeks selection.  Don’t you just love the variety?   Plus Helga started the “Under Our Wings” program with Kathy who wanted a … Continue reading

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7-17 Even bigger quilt sew day

Carol brought in several tops as well as the regular group.  So here is our days labor.  So far this month, we have made 40 quilts in only three weeks!!  YEAH team.

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