Giving makes you feel good.
It generates a sense of pleasure,
a "warm glow".
In other words,
it makes you just want to dance
and share your happiness with others.
I have a friend who is very involved
in an organization called
Their goal is to help and heal
children of sexual abuse.
They like to wrap each child
in a love quilt.
The sad part is that there is a
need for 100's of quilt.
My friends, the Quilty Buddies,
challenged each other to make a quilt this summer
to give to this hard working organization.
45" x 56"
My grandkiddos love all the characters of
The pattern I used was a Disappearing Nine Patch.
You can find instructions anywhere online.
I made sure the purple fabric was
always the middle square and
that the themed fabric was in the
lower left and upper right.
So when the nine patch was cut
it gave some continuity
and made the characters
I'm hoping some sweet child
finds comfort wrapped in this quilt.
And now for my anniversary giveaway.
I want to thank everyone who
left a comment last week
Because so many of you did
I added a third prize!
Drum roll, please.....
#1 - Susan at http://thimblestitch.blogspot.com/
#2 - Audrey at http://quiltyfolk.blogspot.com/
#3- Pat at http://amityquilter.blogspot.com/
Ladies, please send me your mailing addresses
and then start checking your mailboxes.
If you're not a follower on these quilter's blog,
check them out.
You'll be glad you did.Until Next Time-