I thought I would give you all an update on my SOS regarding Community quilts. You might remember about two weeks ago I wrote and told you all that was overloaded with quilt tops. I needed some help to find some new finishers. You can read that HERE if you missed it. I ended up completely overloaded with people offering to finish quilt tops. I have never had such a big response.
I sent tops out to 22 people with them getting anywhere from 3-10 tops. I had intended to try to keep a count of how many I had but I quickly lost count.
I got more requests for quilt tops….there were 36 other requests in my email. There were 26 more responses in the comment section on the blog. WOW. What an overwhelming response. I love it.
On Thursday last week, I decided it was time as I had a bunch of people emailing me again about why I hadn’t gotten to their email. I finally had a day with no kids and space to spread things out and try to organize things a bit. Here is what it looked like.
I had stacks of quilt tops everywhere throughout the kitchen and dining room. It wasn’t an easy task. Some people what quilts for hospice…some for kids…some for homeless…many people had a request. That involved a lot of sorting. Some people only wanted three. If they didn’t specify how many they wanted… …