Wednesday, April 11, 2012

I'm so touched!

Quilters never let you down!


Honestly when I posted "Would you help?" I was very unsure if anyone would. I'm such a newbie to quilt blogging and though I have some terrific followers, I haven't been around very long and am not very well known at all. But my belief that quilters are kind and generous is so true.

So far I know of at least 12 Red, White and Black Eight Pointed Star blocks on their way to me for Danny's Tribute Quilt. I hope to make it at least twin size so I'll need 8 more for that. If I can get 25 total, it will be a queen. I even can't imagine getting enough to make it king size.

The fact that other quilters have posted about this on their own blogs blows me way and I humbly thank you for spreading the word and helping me to make this a reality. Words cannot describe how surprised my sister is about all of this.

The softball tournament where this will be raffled off to a new owner is July 28th so I need to receive the blocks by the end of May so that I can get them pieced together and then off to my long arm master. Anyone willing to lend a hand? Leave me a comment and I'll email you my address.

Thank you, thank you from the bottom of my heart.

5 of you added your own colorful comments:

  1. I would be willing to make one. You should have my info from the mystery mini.

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    1. Thank you so very much Lisa. My heart is filled with the outpouring of help to make this project a reality. I truly appreciate it.

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  2. I'll make one too I'll need to send it by next week so I'll get right on it

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  3. Still need a block or two?? I found you from a fellow quilter's post in the Flickr do Good Stitches forum. I would love to contribute. :-)

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