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August 31, 2020 – Cuddle Care Quilt Raffle

This stunning quilt was created by the 2018 members of theCuddle Care Committee, (Debbie Hampton (chair), Debbie Hofelich, Janet Larmee, and Bettye Smith) for the 2018 Quilters’ Day Out “Two Color Quilt” Challenge.  The original design by the committee members is aptly named “Empyrean”, which means “relating to heaven or the sky”. The background, over a […]

July 15, 2020 -LNT Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Even though we aren’t having in-person meetings, many members participated in this outdoor event at the Jeffersonian to either drop off things they need to give or pick up from LNT. Cuddle Care received 22 completely finished Cuddle Care quilts which are ready to be delivered to the babies and children at Children’s Hospital.  We […]

May 7, 2020 – Disappearing Hour Glass

We did it!  This was our first class taught via Zoom, and it was quite successful!  Thanks to Susan W. for being the technical director and to Barbara R. for teaching the Disappearing Hour Glass block.  There are quite a few ways the basic instructions and layout can be adapted to make other equally beautiful […]

May 4, 2020 – Seven Weeks of I-SEW-lation

It’s been quite a spring!  With most of us self-isolating safely inside our homes, there has been time to complete some of our UFOs (UnFinished Projects). Susan Hatton finished several tops that are now waiting to be quilted.  One is mostly scraps and found border material in stash.  Another is a UFO from a Donna […]

March 5, 2020 – T-Shirt Quilts

Thanks to Barb Rumple for presenting the program on T-Shirt Quilts.  She explained the process she uses from start to finish, and shared many tips on how she addresses different issues from cutting and stabilizing the shirts to layout and quilting. Barb shared several quilts she has made.  She used t-shirts on front and on […]