Joan Taylor's sister, Lu Ann, coordinates a blanket drive each fall for Georgetown University's Transplant Unit for Children. One of the kids will receive this quilt.
Feb 02, 2012: This is one of many projects I bought early this year (2012) & have been wanting to work on. I found this kit by Fons & Porter & fabrics by Laurel Burch and fell in love with it Apr 30, 2012: Today I got all the pieces cut out so I am off to a pretty good start. May 12: Started making the star blocks. May 13-14: Continuing with the star blocks - 12 in all. May 15: Star blocks are done. May 16: Center of top is together. Quilt top is finished. May 31, 2015: Time to put this in the queue and think about finishing it. Aug 06: Pieced the backing. Prepped and loaded. Selected a pattern. Using Bottom Line Silver with Warm & White batting. Aug 10: Started quilting. Didn't like the look or the tension so took everything out. Re-programmed with a tighter nesting of the rows. Aug 12: Quilting. Aug 13: All is well, just lazy & not working today. Aug 15: Quilted & squared. Binding is attached & clipped, ready for hand work. Sep 09: Binding is finished. Sep 11, 2016: Donated to blanket drive.