Just caught up on my reading of this thread.
JanRN ... thank you for my morning SMILE ... actually I think that will keep me smiling all day!
QNSue ... What a perfectly symbolic quilt. You do such a grand job of choosing fabrics and blocks for their significance. The colours of that one really come together and make for quite a show piece! And now, we need a photo update of the birds! Oh how fast they grow.