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Old 12-28-2007, 08:04 AM
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Everyone, you probably know what a hard time Sharon and her husband are going through as he recovers from a stroke.

The Chat Girls thought sending Sharon some signed blocks to make into a quilt would be a thoughtful and supportive gift.

We picked the Antique Tile block from Quilter's Cache, which is an easy 12" block. Please substitute white for the center so it can be signed by you, and make up the rest of the block in blue and white. Here is the link - http://quilterscache.com/A/AntiqueTileBlock.html

She just recently painted her bedroom blue, so an all blue and white quilt will look spectacular right? Besides "Blue is THE color for 2008."

If you are participating in this effort, please sign up here, then PM me when you are ready to mail your block and I will give you Sharon's address. Thanks!

Wendy

Blue and White fabrics only please!
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Old 12-28-2007, 08:11 AM
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Here's a sort of rough draft with the color changed from the one on Quilter's Cache....

a rough sketch
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Old 12-28-2007, 08:12 AM
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I would LOVE to do one. Just so happen to have a stash of blue as she is in my birthday block group also. And I happen to agree that blue is the best color for anything, anytime.

Does Sharon need the work of putting it together or should some of us and they get the finished product?

Sign me up!
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Old 12-28-2007, 08:14 AM
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What a neat idea. Count me on their Hugs quilt
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Old 12-28-2007, 08:18 AM
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Count me in, I have blues as she is in my birthday block groups so will get to it when I have an hour to myself. :)
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Old 12-28-2007, 08:29 AM
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I an not sure I will do another blk but have a suggestion. Maybe we can do 1 or either. We all know she is away from home and staying in a hotel maybe we could send gift cards or $5 to $10 in cash to help w/ her costs of food , hotel. Just a suggestion!!!!

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Old 12-28-2007, 09:09 AM
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I'm in! Thanks for heading it up Wendy.
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Old 12-28-2007, 09:16 AM
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I'm in too. Have blues already. Nancy :lol:
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Count me in.
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Old 12-28-2007, 09:35 AM
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Count me in.... I think all of you are so special for doing this for her...
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