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Thread: I Met Some Gees Bend Quilters!

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    They were at the Black Belt Treasures in Camden, AL today! (That's me behind three of them in the first picture)

    http://www.quiltsofgeesbend.com/

    http://www.geesbend.net/

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    How COOL! is that!!!
    I sure enjoyed the exhibit when it was here at Tacoma Art Museum.
    COOL!!!

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    Very interesting reading.

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    How awesome that you got to meet some of them. I saw their quilts when we were living in the DC area. Such talented ladies.

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    So interesting and the quilts are very colorful. Janeen, I saw a vehicle today that had your avatar insignia on the back window. Will you tell me what it stands for? Thanks, Jan

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    OMG! That is awesome! I have never got to see them....but would Love, Love, Love to. You are lucky!!

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    Very cool! I've seen several shows about them on TV, but never seen their work in person. Lucky you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Janstar
    Janeen, I saw a vehicle today that had your avatar insignia on the back window. Will you tell me what it stands for? Thanks, Jan
    A blue star parent is a parent with a child in the military during war time.

    A gold star parent is a parent who has lost a child in battle during war time.


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    Wow! How exciting........Thanks for sharing

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    Thanks Janeen. I learned something today and would like to thank you and your child for their service to our great country.

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