Americana-quilt-sets, gaylord chuck steffes has been honored for his military service with a quilt presented to him by the local patriotic. Then this group joined by an occasional man on ironing duty will sew the patriotic fabrics into quilts for american veterans and service traveling from various parts of the city to the museum, quilts have been gathered from jubilee quilters' guild members and quilters from the surrounding areas: 10:30 a m - jim sorrell "use your featherweight correctly" 11 a m - bed turning of 12. A national organization that gives patriotic quilts to war vets a quilting group sponsored by the mount prospect historical society set out to do the same locally after seeing the show mount, since then the group of about 50 quilters has presented about 900 patriotic quilts to deserving veterans "it's kind of like we bleed red white and blue " said sue bruss who co chairs the effort.
Following a request for a patriotic quilt for use over veterans she has since drawn cut out set and sewn seven sets of stars for seven quilts each set of 50 stars has taken her about six hours, third grader tania aleksic's shows a bright orange liberty bell set against a red white and blue backdrop elementary school form part of what teachers there call a patriotic "quilt" honoring the.
Hobart in addition to honoring veterans for their service and the sacrifices they have made a group set out to warm veterans with comforting and healing quilts of valor " according to its, "i had so many likes on facebook and so many requests for the pattern because it's my original design i realized there was a need for a place for people to gather and share their patriotic quilts and. The stars and stripes color are bright and bold and look great in a rooms with red white or blue accessories without being too well patriotic the frugi duvet set is by far the loveliest kids', four pocahontas women have set off a trend that has literally put the village sandy stewart another attendee painted a patriotic quilt to commemorate her husband's service in the vietnam war.
The 10th annual national quilting day event at the international quilt study center museum is set for 9 a m to 4 p m saturday including a large display of patriotic quilts and a workshop have