Retired, happily married for forty five plus years, have one daughter and two wonderful grandsons. I am a member of the Missouri River Quilt Guild. Our guild is sewing quilts and lap quilts for charity. We are donating the quilts to a local foster care program and the lap quilts are going to the VA hospital.
Our quilt guild is making bed sized quilts for our local VA hospital. My almost 90 year old mother pieced this quilt in just a few days from scraps in her stash. I have an HQ16 quiliting machine and still learning the technique. I decided this would be a good one to practice on. Not something I would want in an heirloom quilt but I think it will be fine for a donated quilt to charity. The quilt still needs binding which I plan to pass this task on to some quild members that have offered to bind quilts for the VA project.
Got in some sewing today. I purchased this as a kit last week while on a 3 day bus trip thru Illinois, Indiania and Kentucky. We stopped at nine different stories so I am not sure where I purchased this kit but think it was Loose Threads in Seymour, In.
I am wanting to do more applique and thought this would be something small and fairly easy to start with.
Now I have to decide which project to start next. I have many...