Vernon, who served in the Marine Corps, got his Quilt of Valor today. He told a couple of very interesting stories about assisting the Secret Service a couple of times during Bush 41's presidency when he visited Dallas.
I also got a thank you note today from the couple who were presented a couple of weeks ago. She was saying how much it meant to them as often, during their time in the service, they were spat on when in public and this was the FIRST 'tribute' to them since serving. That is HORRIFIC! One of many reasons why we do this.
Wedge Slabs - About a year ago I wrote a tutorial for Wedge Slabs as part of a giving quilt project for Seattle MQG. Our finished quilt, Play It Cool, is shown below. It...
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