The work of AAQI is drawing to a close at the end of this year. I have really enjoyed supporting this wonderful grass-roots organization that has raised funds for research into Alzheimers and other forms of dementia. All good things must come to an end though and the goal of the organization now is to reach a million dollars raised before they are done. I think they will make it! My personal goal is to have my little quilts raise a thousand dollars. With this in mind, I went into a stitching frenzy as the last day to register quilts for donation and managed to register six on the last day. These first two are entitled Flower Girl 1 and Flower Girl 2. I found the vintage pieces of surface embroidery in a thrift store and made them into small quilts. The stitching reminds me of the stamped embroidery I did as a child with whatever threads were available for me to use in my mother's stitching supplies. I love the exuberant colours the stitcher used! I remember what a
I have lots of posts on embroidery, needlework and crazy quilting. Right now, in the time of Covid pandemic, my interests have turned to living frugally, gardening, cooking, etc. A regular Suzie Homemaker!