Quilts to Help, Quilts to Honor, Quilts to Heal

Quilts to Help, Quilts to Honor, Quilts to Heal

Quilting for Those Who Can't...Come Join Us!

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

NEW Year Begins w/NEW Quilt Project!

Look what just arrived to get our New Year off to a fantastic start!

Make-A-Wish Quilt along quilt kit has arrived!
Additional details about this wonderful year-long project, Please follow this direct web link: http://www.fatquartershop.com/patchwork-quilt-along-quilt-kit

This will be one of our very import projects for 2017.  As soon as we finish quilting this wonderful Quilt of Valor, along with two others, we'll begin:

Quilt of Valor getting quilted

Quilting close-up w/Gold thread

Back to catching up in the New Year!

Deb Lindley/Quilter
East Central IL Quilts
217.264.2051 (Direct)
EastCentralILQuilts@gmail.com

“Quilting for Those Who Can’t…Come Join Us!”



Sunday, December 25, 2016

Merry Christmas to ALL...

From ALL of us at East Central IL Quilts:



Merry Christmas and a Very Happy New Year!

Deb Lindley/Quilter
East Central IL Quilts
217.264.2051 (Direct)
EastCentralILQuilts@gmail.com

“Quilting for Those Who Can’t…Come Join Us!”


Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Day A Nation Wept...

75 Years Ago Today.


We Will Never Forget.


Thank You to those Veterans who stepped up to defend America from her enemies.  In memory of my Dear FIL "Dick", who was one of those brave Veterans who served and fought at Iwo Jima.

Deb Lindley/Quilter
East Central IL Quilts
217.264.2051 (Direct)
EastCentralILQuilts@gmail.com

“Quilting for Those Who Can’t…Come Join Us!”



Thursday, September 1, 2016

We're On Our Way...!

Five (5) quilt tops have just been quilted - one infant, two women's shelter quilts, and two patriotic:

Five freshly quilted quilts for our upcoming fall/winter programs

And the sixth quilt is underway - another patriotic quilt to help satisfy our Veteran's Day/Christmas Celebrations needs:

Patriotic Veteran's quilt getting quilted by 'Miss Betty'

We have five (5) Patriotic Veteran's quilts scheduled to be awarded during our upcoming Veteran's Day Celebrations and an additional five (5) are needed for various efforts throughout our East Central Illinois area.  Complete details will be shared when everything is finalized.

For now, time to finish up these Patriotic Star blocks so we can get back to quilting!

Patriotic Star Blocks - almost finished!

Time to sew!


Questions?  Please Contact:

Deb Lindley/Quilter
East Central IL Quilts
217.264.2051 (Direct)
EastCentralILQuilts@gmail.com

“Quilting for Those Who Can’t…Come Join Us!”



Saturday, August 20, 2016

Beginning in September...

Beginning in September we will start making plans for the rest of 2016 and the New Year, 2017 calendar year(s).  We will begin putting together our annual calendar, making final decisions for each month - which quilts will go where.

All ready for binding!

Tentative Quilt Schedule 2016/2017:

September, 2016 - Quilting Quilt Tops (10)
October - Binding/Labeling Quilts
November - Veteran's quilts (10)
December, 2016 - Children's quilts (3)

January, 2017 - Cutting Out Quilt Tops (25)
February - Sewing Quilt Tops
March - Sewing Quilt Tops
April - Quilting Quilt Tops
May - Quilting Quilt Tops
June - Binding/Labeling Quilts
July - Veteran's Quilts (5)
August - Emergency Quilts (3)
September - Women's/Children's Shelters Quilts (3)
October - Boys Home Quilts (3)
November - Veteran's Quilts (5)
December, 2017 - Children's Quilts (5)

Any/ALL suggestions will be considered and final determinations will be made by September 30, 2016...Thanks!

Questions?  Please Contact:

Deb Lindley/Quilter
East Central IL Quilts
217.264.2051 (Direct)

“Quilting for Those Who Can’t…Come Join Us!”