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Sunshine and Quilts

Sunshine and blue skies and an afternoon at a quilt show — could the day be any better? As Terry and I drove north and over the Columbia to Vancouver, there was not a cloud in the sky. We definitely needed our shades.

The women of the Clark County Quilters treated us royally, a delicious lunch and a prime spot to sign our books and show our colorplay quilts. Here is Terry:

That beautiful large poster was provided by Lark — very impressive.

The quilt show chair, Vonda, who is a little dynamo, gifted us with a cute brooch which she created with the help of Elinor Peace Bailey. Every vendor received one.

I bought the beautiful roving up there in the first photo. I think my next Twelve by Twelve quilt will be felted with these beauties.

The sun was still shining when we went out to dinner at 6:30 tonight. Imagine that, I needed sunglasses all day long.

3 Responses to “Sunshine and Quilts”

  1. rayna says:

    Love the way your Klee turned out. Hope you sold a lot of books! The little doll is a charmer, Gerrie. So far, no sun here. Just gray, gray, gray.(well, it could be white, white, white so I should not complain).

  2. Francoise says:

    Oh, I just love this doll brooch! It looks like you had a great day at the show.

  3. Kristin L says:

    Yay sunshine! It looks like you two ambassadors for 12×12 had a great day. The doll pins are a hoot!