Cath from Quilt Club has been involved with Project Linus for some time, and recently became an organiser for our area. In a show of solidarity and team spirit, most of Quilt Club showed up to attend her first Project Linus Sewing Day last Thursday. We were told to turn up armed with our sewing machines only, everything else (including thread) would be provided.
She wasn’t kidding! There was a long table crammed with baskets full of enticing fabrics (why are other peoples’ scraps always more interesting?), wadding, loads of reels of thread (though I ended up using my own because I prefer to piece with cotton). As well as familiar Quilt Club faces, there were several people I hadn’t met before, including the lady who runs night classes in PW&Q at the local college. Everyone was very friendly and keen to quilt up a storm of Linus quilts!