Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Free AAQI Quilt Pattern

As Martha says:
Thanks for the positive comments. They always make me smile. :)
A note to anyone thinking about making little quilts . . . . . give it a try!! There seems to be a perception that they are more difficult to make than larger quilts. To borrow some words from Nancy Elliott MacDonald*, at first “you may feel like it’s the first day with your new hands”. And working with small pieces did feel strange to me at first but even the first wasn’t all that difficult and by now I find the little ones easier to piece, and certainly easier to quilt and bind, than larger quilts.
March 11 footnote:

Total raised for AAQI in the March Auction was

How cool is that? Way to go quilters and quilt buyers!!!

Michele Bilyeu quilts for AAQI..the Alzheimer's Art Quilt Initiative. Won't you please join us? :)