Sunday, May 17, 2015

Hands 2 Help Charity Quilt Challenge Progress and A Comfort Quilt

H2H Charity Quilt Challenge is hosted by Sarah at Confessions of a Fabric Addict.  Sarah is so generous with her talent and time.  Check out her blog to read about all of her charitable efforts.

This is the second quilt I am donating to the H2H Challenge this year.  I’m calling it Summer Sampler.  I love the happy fabrics.

I should have given it another press before taking the photo

I’m sending this child’s quilt to Layers of Hope – Quilting 911.

You can read about this and other H2H charities here.


My plan was to make a third quilt for the challenge but as it turns out, I have a close family member undergoing chemo and radiation treatment for lung cancer.  So, my friend and I teamed up to make him a comfort quilt.

Very simple but oh so comfy!

I’ve been busy sewing but not blogging…hope to catch up soon J

Enjoy your week!


Carol said...

That's awesome about the charity quilts. I hope you are having a good weekend.

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

Lovely quilts. I have never made a quilt, but am working on embroidered blocks now...keys and locks for my daughter. Another learning process for me. Hopefully, I will become adept at piecing blocks and be able to contribute to our local Linus Project.

Sorry you have a family member dealing with cancer. My niece just went through that treatment will unreal complications and now has a clean bill. Praying that you will be able to say the same.
xx, Carol

Vicky Hunt said...

Both quilts are beautiful! I especially love the reds and aquas in the child's quilt. Sorry to hear about the cancer, I think that is the word I absolutely hate most in life! Seems we hear it more and more often too. Prayers for your loved one and for you too my friend! Have a blessed week...:)

tink's mom said...

Your 911 quilt is so cheery. wonderful job. Prayers going out for your relative at this time of need.

Sarah Craig said...

You've done an amazing job with your quilt!! And I love the quilt for your relative. Nice work!

Lara B. said...

Jeanna, both these quilts are wonderful. Summer Sampler is very aptly named - it feels like summer! Sending a prayer for your relative in their fight with lung cancer.

Lara B. said...

PS - I love the name of your blog and your header!

ThreeOldKeys said...

I could just repeat what Lara said ... I agree with each of her comments!

Your quilts are wonderful and generous. I wish the best for your relative who is ill.

And the sound of a screen door's slam is the one loud household sound that I never have complained about.

Karen said...

The rectangle quilt was a nice thing to do for someone going through such a hard time.

grapes and hearts said...

Your sampler is so cool! And I love the colours you chose! Great job! It really made me stop at your blog when I was browsing through Sarah's Linky party :o)