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Quilts of Honor

This past February Gail Belmont from Quilts of Honor came to Kelly Ann's Quilting to talk to a group of quilters about the mission of Quilts of Honor.
The mission of Quilts of Honor is to bestow a universal symbol and token of thanks, solace and remembrance to those who serve in harm's way to protect and defend our lives and freedoms.
Gail chatted about an upcoming quilt show that was going to be held in October of 2013 at the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
While here in February, Gail designated Kelly Ann's Quilting as the home for Quilts of Honor East. Since that day quilters have been busy making quilts for the show and for our future presentations.
On Friday July 12th I was able to participate in my first presentation of a quilt to one of our Wounded Warriors. Angie arranged with the Marine's wife to at meet at the Marine Corps Museum at 6:30. We arrived early to find an event breaking up. Lots of military personnel in uniforms were leaving and with luck we sp…

Words for Wednesday

Until next time... Be Kind....

Kelly Ann