Trinity Valley Quilters’ Guild Challenge 2008

September 25, 2008 at 7:00 am 1 comment

Trinity Valley Quilters’ Guild of Ft. Worth, TX held their quilt show last week-end. Guild members challenged each other to create Priority: Alzheimer’s Quilts for the Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative. Fifty-nine guild members created 112 little quilts!

The local chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild (EGA) added 21 quilts that were made by 10 of their members, bringing the total to 133 quilts if my math is correct! What a stupendous effort by organizer Mary Kirwin.

Trinity Valley Quilters’ Guild awarded five cash prizes and ribbons to the winners.

Congratulations to everyone who participated. You are all winners! I appreciate each and every quilt that brings us closer to a cure.

Get my blog delivered to you via email, or read it online.

Entry filed under: AAQI News.

I’ve Been Bowling Again Bartlett Pears and Bean Soup: 1962

1 Comment Add your own

  • 1. Mary Kirwin  |  September 27, 2008 at 10:05 pm

    Ami, thanks for recognizing our efforts! The display was very well received at our show. This photo is just one of six sections on display. We’re all talking about it on our yahoo group and we feel like we’re on the map!

    Mary Kirwin
    Trinity Valley Quilters’ Guild
    Fort Worth, TX

    Like

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Back To
AmiSimms.com

Get my Free Newsletter!

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 6,400 other followers

Categories

I’m a TWIT on Twitter

Links

Quilting Bloggers Logo

Look Who Stopped By

free counters

%d bloggers like this: