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Week 4 #44 Someone Working

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I joined the Sarasota Friendship Knot Quilters Guild earlier this year and was excited to learn at the August 18th meeting we would be having a sew in to make pillowcases that would be donated to the organization ConKerr Cancer. I am familiar with ConKerr Cancer because my quilt guild in Des Moines IA. regularly donated pillowcases to this amazing organization. ConKerr Cancer collects and distributes pillowcases to children who are being hospitilazed for cancer treatment. At the sew in members donated fabric, cut, pinned, ironed and sewed over 120 pillowcases. It was a fun evening and I know all the children who receive the pillowcases will enjoy them as much as we did making them! To learn more about ConKerr Cancer check out their web site http://www.conkerrcancer.org/
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Author: CarolynEliason

I have always enjoyed photography, but with encouragemet from family and friends over the past several years I began to realize I really love it! Belonging to this blog and a local digital photo group has challenged me to look at the beauty of the world and to enjoy capturing it with my camera.

14 thoughts on “Week 4 #44 Someone Working

  1. This is a very worthwhile organization and I am sure they appreciate everything the ladies do.

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  2. Ccareful, before you know it you will be in charge!

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  3. What a lovely idea … Fabulous… Great photos showing the process and progress!

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  4. That looks like fun! That sounds like a great way to meet some really nice ladies when you are new to the area. Thanks for including the link, I will check it out!

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  5. Great photos of the progress for an absolutely awesome organization.

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  6. Great photographic record of the event. I am sure the children will love the colourful pillowcases.

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  7. I used to make pillow cases for each holiday for my grandson. Fun stuff.

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  8. Great work for a great cause. The results look delightful.

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  9. by the way the quilt store on Honore is being featured in quilt Sampler magazine this year and they’re partying over there tomorrow (Saturday the 30th). I usually buy that issue of the magazine so I have to stop by,
    Carolyn, do you go to the LWRDPC meetings?

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  10. Hi Carolyn, Great project and great photos. I’m in the Friendship Knot Quilt Guild too.

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  11. What a lovely thing to do for the children.

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  12. Lovely idea – nicely captured.

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