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Saturday, October 1, 2011

Recent donation of quilts to LQFK

Saturday's mail brought these wonderful quilts from Susan M.! She made this first one from her own fabrics, and donated the quilt to LQFK!  Thanks so much Susan!

The next three, she completed from LQFK kits that were sent to her. Thanks again Susan for all you do! They are all wonderful and greatly appreciated!

Here's a close up of the cowboy fabric!

I picked up these six quilts that were made by Eileen E. from LQFK kits,  on Friday. Thanks Eileen,  for all you do for our chapter and the children that receive our finished quilts!

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Awesome Quilts Received from Linda S.

Linda S. a chapter volunteer made these quilts  from her own fabrics and donated them to LQFK. Thanks so much Linda! They are all so cute, and I know the children that receive these quilts will surely smile and know that lots of love was sewn into these from you.

"Party Time"


"Zoo Friends"

A close up of "Zoo Friends"

"Nine Patch Preemie Quilt"

Another "Nine Patch Preemie Quilt"

Monday, September 19, 2011

These were also dropped off today for LQFK

I was at a sew in with some ladies from quild. We had a great time and when I got home, these were waiting for me! Thanks Alexandra C. They are darling! These were all pieced and quilted from fabrics in Alexandra's own stash.



Look at these cute bears!

Here's #3 A cute column quilt!

and the back of the column quilt

a close up of some of the quilting

Donated quilts received today for LQFK!

These were all dropped off today, Thanks  Georgiana B. they are all so cute!

This  preemie quilt was sewn and quilted from a LQFK kit by Georgiana B.

And these four very cute preemie quilts were all made from her own stash of fabric then donated to LQFK!








Friday, September 16, 2011

Four more of Susan's quilt pictures found!

When Susan first heard about our Lincoln chapter of Quilts For Kids back in May, she made these four very wonderful quilts for boys and donated them to our chapter! Unfortunately, like the quilts in the previous post, these didn't get posted here. But, since I've been trying to reorganize the files on my computer, I come across these, and seen they hadn't been posted! They are too beautiful not to share them! You did an awesome job on them Susan, thanks so much.

Quilts donated to LQFK

I found these pictures of some quilts that were donated this summer, but that unfortunately didn't get posted here when I was having trouble with my computer, and then also my camera.I wanted to share their beauty with you. And also let the volunteers who sewed so much love and talent into these, know that they were greatly appreciated! Most of these were donated to Omaha Childrens Hospital in our recent delivery to them. And the others, were donated last week  to St. Elizabeth hospital, here in Lincoln. Thanks so much, Ann, Susan, and Elaine! Make sure to visit Elaine's blog also, she makes some truly gorgeous quilts and has a very enjoyable and informative  blog as well!

 These two bright and cheery quilts were made from Ann's own stash, then donated to LQFK! I think every child would love to have a quilt with these bright beautiful balloons on it! And the second, is so cute with its bright polka dots!

These two are from Susan, she pieced both from LQFK kits. And did such a wonderful job on quilting them! Thanks Susan, for both of them, they are so pretty! Here's the first one.

When I was cutting the kit for the second one, I accidentally shorted her two strips in the kit. Because of my mistake, she was unable to make two more nine patch blocks to complete another row, but look how wonderfully she managed to compensate for my error! I love both the fabric and the technique she chose to fix my boo boo!

Here are the two that Elaine pieced from kits and quilted so beautifully! The first one is actually a four patch, but doesn't seem like it with the colors placed the way they are! I also had to mention the perfect name she picked for it. Purple Slurple!

A close up of her beautiful quilting!

And this nine patch is really cute too!

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Mail Call 9/14

Lincoln Quilts For Kids received back these three finished preemie pads from kits Donna L. sewed and quilted for us! Thanks Donna. You did a wonderful job and they are so cute! #1
The Front of #2
And the back of #2
The front of #3
And the back of #3
This quilt and preemie pads all came from Linda S.Thanks Linda! You did a wonderful job on all of them, and I love your fabrics you chose for the preemie items. She sewed and quilted the bordered brick quilt from one of our kits. And then she used fabrics from her own stash to sew and quilt these really cute preemie quilts and a preemie pad!