At the end of the road comes a quilt

July 25, 2013 at 6:02 am in Lake County News-Chronicle

Back in Illinois, I belong to a quilters’ group that meets monthly. We have a speaker each month, and also, usually, another event. Last April was UFO month. No Martians appeared, but most of us did bring an UnFinished Objet d’art. I brought a quilt made of blocks that were appliqued. (For the non-quilting readers of the paper, that means, “a decoration made by cutting pieces of one material and applying them to the surface of another.”) The important part of all this is that the quilt was finished. Continue Reading