We kicked things off with a Meet and Greet on Wednesday evening, and got to see the quilts that are being put together by Leslie from the blocks donated for Hearts & Hands for Sendai. They are gorgeous, and you can see some of them here.
On Thursday morning, The Fabric Fairy visited us, filling many tables with fabric, lace, buttons (with the help of several friends). She was shaking in her boots as she looked at the starting lineup of all those ladies with scissors in their hands, about to run for the stash. And wouldn’t you know it, they were eyeing her lovely brocade
|ahem. HYDRAULIC wings….|
|L-R: Juli, Sharon, Josie, Connie, Michelle, Martha, Helen, Sandy and Heidi|
|L-R: Sarah (my sistah from another mother), Gerry K, Diane, Janet and Laurie|
|Claudina (in back) and Holly. Such fun ladies! |
|Helen T (in rear). On the couch: Heidi and her mother, CQI member Pam Watson, all the way from England!!|
|L-R: Holly, Leslie, Colleen, Juli, Sharon, Josie|
|Hazel, Colleen and Josie|
|Lovely Rick-Rack flowers made by Sandy. Aren’t they to die for?|
The above picture was taken from one of the patios outside the cabin. Isn’t it gorgeous??
When Diane and I drove to Colorado from Utah on Wednesday, Sept. 21, there were no signs of fall colors. But when I returned home the following Sunday, September 25, these are what the hills around Park City, Utah looked like: