Tag Archives: Canuck Place Children’s Hospice

I Believe in Blue 2013

The quilt campaign for the Canuck Place Children’s Hospice is beginning early this year. We already have 16 quilters/sponsors and the kits are cut and ready to go for the middle of January. (It takes 16 wins throughout the playoffs to … Continue reading

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2012 Canuck Place Quilt Campaign

The 2nd annual campaign for Canuck Place Children’s Hospice was another huge success. MLQ reached our goal of 16 quilts and they were delivered August 1st. This year we met with the housekeeping co-ordinator, Devida, who talked to us about the 2011 quilts. … Continue reading

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Canuck Place Quilts

I have 10 of the 17 quilts stacked in my sewing room…ok, one is still a flimsy but tomorrow it will be in the stack!  They are just waiting for their labels and a delivery date. It’s very inspirational and uplifting … Continue reading

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May Long Weekend—>Quilting

Having several days off to spend solely focussed on quilting is a luxury. And considering that in recent years the May long weekend turns into a rain fest it was a no brainer to choose quilting. My weekend got off … Continue reading

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Got 12 Quilts—>Go Quilters Go!!!

As disappointing as it is to see the Vancouver Canucks out of the playoffs after only one win, it is awesome that quilters and Canuck fans alike have stepped forward to make Canuck themed quilts for the children who access … Continue reading

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Canuck Place Quilts for Kids

I Believe in Blue! I Believe in Canuck Place! I Believe in Quilters!  For those of you who follow the Vancouver Canucks you know they have a lot of work to do to get to the 2nd round. BUT, regardless … Continue reading

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I Believe in Blue: 2012

Today is the first day of the 2012 NHL playoffs. We have the green light to go ahead and make another series of quilts celebrating the Vancouver Canucks “Run for the Cup 2012.” Like last year, we are making one … Continue reading

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A Bit of This & a Bit of That

As I sit here thinking about writing a blog post I look around my sewing room and wonder how the heck I can possibly find anything. I’ve been working on at least 3 things at once this month and there … Continue reading

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Canuck Place Quilts 2011

On August 3rd seventeen quilts were delivered to Canuck Place Children’s Hospice. A delegation of 4 quilters made the trip to 1690 Matthews Avenue in Vancouver to make this special delivery. Canuck Place is housed in a heritage home built … Continue reading

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I Believe in Blue

The dream is a reality. The “I Believe in Blue” quilt pattern and fabric kits are ready to go. We are really pleased with the enthusiasm from quilters and non quilters alike. Canuck fans are purchasing kits for their quilting … Continue reading

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