What started in the beginning of November as a phone call between our publisher, Kristi, and her deployed husband Jason, turned into a month-long project in our office. Our goal was to create 29 quilts to ship to Jason's unit! These soldiers were cold! Government issued sleeping bags are short. Especially...
Fons and Porter
Tue, Jan 4 2011
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Pictured above is Dave Brown with 'Millie' The last quilt has come off the longarm! The '29 Quilts to Go' project has been a great success thanks to everyone who helped, including those that stood on standby, just in case. What started as a phone call between Kristi (the Publisher of...
Peg works in the shop and is busy getting labels put on the quilts so we can start sending them out. Each label has a soldier's name on it. It's been rewarding to know we're sending hugs from home!