Off the Wall Fridays and Project Linus

With the Christmas frenzy engulfing so many, I am quietly enjoying making some donation quilts for Project Linus which provides quilts to children in need.  And now, the news filters through that there is a tragedy unfolding at a Connecticut elementary school. How can we possibly make enough quilts to comfort so many children in need?  Just keep sewing.  This set of 3 or 4 is designed for young boys so if you look closely – double click, you will see some pirates!  Merry, merry to all, but keep those families in need in your prayers.

Quilt 2Linus Project

Quilt 2
Linus Project

About muniqueblog

Wife, mother, retired educator, emerging artist. Mary has lived in 10 states and enjoyed them all ~ Minnesota, Wisconsin, Texas, Illinois, Kansas, Hawaii, California, Utah, Minnesota (return), North Carolina with long term visits to Colorado and Arizona. She likes to travel and create textile art. She has exhibited at the Page-Walker Art Gallery and History Center in Cary, North Carolina; Emerald Art Center, Springfield Oregon; Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois; Spartanburg ArtIst Center, Spartanburg, GA; Durham-Orange Quilt Show; Minnesota Quilt Show; the Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival and the Quilt Fest of New Jersey.
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7 Responses to Off the Wall Fridays and Project Linus

  1. annie! says:

    I hadn’t heard about the shootings in CT when I visited your blog yesterday. My heart is breaking.


  2. Angela says:

    It’s inspiring to hear how you are sharing your talents with kids in need. I’m sure those quilts will be much appreciated.


  3. Anya says:

    Anything that comforts children is something to be admired. Love your work and thanks for commenting on my blog!


  4. Thanks for stopping by my blog to comment. I know what you mean about the school in Connecticut. It is gut wrenching to hear about it. Sandy in the UK


  5. nadia says:

    Hi, Marit. Stopped by to enjoy your blog–I’m really liking your lovely purses and bags. Marvelous variety and beautiful, too. Thanks for stopping by my blog and commenting! And have a happy holiday season.
    best, nadia


  6. Nina-Marie says:

    ohhh you’ve given me a good idea – get together some quilty friends for a Christmas sew session for quilts for the linus project. sounds like a nice break from commercial Christmas! Blessings and prayers of the Season to you!


  7. annie! says:

    I think you’re displaying the best Christmas spirit I’ve seen this year.


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