Monday, October 20, 2008

Marianne's HeartStrings top for QOV

Did you miss me yesterday? I spent a couple hours wrestling with my desk - clearing papers and paying bills then Keith and I took a walk. First, to the Basilica to light a candle and pray for a family member who is ill then to a favorite sports bar to watch part of the Redskin game.

Click on photo to see Baptist Fan quilting
I did manage to finish the binding and label this HeartStrings quilt pieced by Marianne that will go to Alycia's QOV project - she's well on her way to her goal of 400 Quilts of Valor in 2009. If you'd like to help her out - she's accepting tops, finished quilts, and pillowcases (made in patriotic colors preferably) to present the quilts in.

VickiW's pillowcase tutorial


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3 comments:

belinda said...

Hi Mary....love your blog......and your fall photos and banner..((sigh))...I am a die-hard leaf peeper....!!!

Alycia said...

WOW! That is a beautiful quilt. I like that you can walk all over the town - sounds very nice!

Selvage Quilter said...

Hi Mary,
Your quilts are an inspiration to me! I have been wanting to make a Quilt of Valor for a long time, and your post is a good reminder. Keep up the great work, and thanks.