Quilting For Good–May 2, 2014



Yesterday our Quilting For Good group met at G-Street Fabrics in Rockville, MD.  There were about 11 ladies working on quilts for Mary’s Center in Washington, DC.  Our group meets once a month on the first Friday (except July & August) from 10 AM to 3 PM.  G-Street Fabrics donates the classroom and sewing machines, and we welcome anyone with basic sewing/quilting skills to come and work with us.

Some serious quilting is going on here.

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Batting must be cut for a finished quilt top.  It’s great to have a large table-top to spread out on.

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Some binding needed to be cut.  We use 2-1/2” strips for our bindings.

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Some consulting over what to do next.  It is always nice to have the thoughts of other quilters to help make decisions on what to do.

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Show and Tell Time.  Checking out the quilts brought by Friendship Star Quilt Guild to be taken to Mary’s Center along with the quilts we’ve made.

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Quilts – Quilts – Quilts

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Not all quilts are made on the Fridays we meet.  Many ladies will make quilts at home and bring them in.  We love Show & Tell and seeing what others have done.

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We have one more meeting until the Summer Break.  See you all again in June.

Happy Stitching!


Quilt Mouse


About Quiltmouse

I am retired. I love to quilt. I make charity quilts as well as quilts for my friends & family.
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5 Responses to Quilting For Good–May 2, 2014

  1. Looks like a fun group of quilters!

    Liked by 1 person

    • Quiltmouse says:

      We never know how many will be there. We have a ‘core’ group who mainly attend every month, but then we have drop-ins and newbies. So much fun and so much good work done.


  2. KerryCan says:

    Such a generous thing to do–and it looks like fun, too!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. trkingmomoe says:

    A great way to spend a day. Thanks for sharing the pictures.

    Liked by 1 person

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