Monday, July 25, 2016

Happy Days - Caught up w/Clues #4, #5, #6 of our QOV Mystery!

Took advantage of our recent HEAT Wave to catch up on our most recent QOV Mystery - we're already up to Clue #6 and here it is!  Isn't this Quilt of Valor turning out neat?

Clue #6 of our Quilt of Valor Mystery - Love it!
Clues # 4 & #5:

Clues #4 & #5 units sewn together, ready to be assembled
Clue #5 ALL sewn - ready and waiting for Clue #6 to be revealed:

Clue #5 - the colors are working really well in this block!
Can hardly wait to see what the next Clue will bring...stay tuned!

If you would like to join in this Quilt of Valor Mystery FUN, just follow this direct web link for ALL the Mystery details:  https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/MysteryQuilts4Military/info

Questions?  Please Contact:

Deb Lindley/Founder/Group Leader
East Central IL QOV
217.264.2051 (Direct)

“Covering our Service Members and Veterans touched by war with Quilts of Valor®…”


              

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Clue #3 of our June/July QOV Mystery...Done!

Things are moving along at a steady clip with our latest Quilts of Valor Mystery.  Good thing I've been able to keep up, so far!

Clue #3 required multiple HSTs in my chosen fabrics of Red/White:

HSTs for Clue #3 all sewn, ready for cutting
All pressed and trimmed:

Clue #3 of our QOV Mystery pressed & trimmed

And had some time to create a few Pinwheels for the QOV Stars Group:

Blurry photo of my Blue/White pinwheels ;-)

Also sent along these Dandy Star Blocks - two of each color, 2 Red/White and 2 Blue/White:

Dandy Star Blocks

In between sewing and quilting, been working on the annual staining/painting of the Boop quilting studio:

Freshly stained & painted Boop quilting studio deck

Time to finish up the quilting on a very special Quilt of Valor!


Happy 4th of July...

Deb Lindley/Founder/Group Leader
East Central IL QOV
217.264.2051 (Direct)

“Covering our Service Members and Veterans touched by war with Quilts of Valor®…”