Monday, June 2, 2008

Arts & Entertainment: Hey, That's my Bedspread

by Gaynell Parker on Musings from an LDS Writing Mom
on yourLDSneighborhood Newsstands - 2 June 2008

Our Relief Society met Wednesday and held a mix between a quilting bee and a bag sewing party. One of the women in the ward wanted to learn how to make a quilt for her daughter, so we decided to set one up and put it together so that it could be done quickly.

We have several women in the ward who quilt -- some with more dedication than others. One of whom brought her daughter's quilts for decoration and example; one's they had made together as projects over the past couple of years. The daughter graduated this year, and now has three quilts to her credit. They were gorgeous, and I told the lady next to me (who was a neighbor as I graduated high school) that it wasn't fair. -- Read More