August 14, 2011

Quilts Around the Block 2011

Cozad was decked out in quilts this weekend for the Cozad Chamber of Commerce's Quilts Around the Block.  Quilts were on diplay at Chipper Hall, the 100th Meridian Museum as well as 14 other locations thru town.  Below is a little overview of some of the displays.

Antique Singer sewing machine on display at JM's Gifts.

Quilts on display at the Country Cookie from the family of Lisa Budd.

Lisa greets lunchtime guests.

Quilts on display in the window at First Bank and Trust.

The Strawberry Patch welcomes quilters.

Guests check out the quilts on display at the Strawberry Patch.

Val Geiger at the Strawberry Patch shows off a jacket made by her mother.

More quilts at the Strawberry Patch.

Downtown was a buzz with visitors.

Quilt on display at Riley's Hair Studio.

The caricature quilt was created by friends of Jean Riley (Kris' sister-in-law) from North Platte.

Quilts from the family of Ken Gerdes on display at Furniture Mart.
Patriotic quilts on display at Shelter Insurance.
Welcome to Chipper Hall.

Volunteers greet guests at Chipper Hall.

 A living 9-patch block on display from Natural Escapes.

Antique quilts from the family of Connie Moore and Kelly Schmeeckle.

Holiday quilts on display.

Quilts at Chipper Hall.

More quilts at Chipper Hall.
Shelly Burge talks about her antique toy sewing machine collection.
Quilts at the 100th Meridian Museum.

A variety of wool felt projects made by Kathy Anderson.
A Husker quilt made by Dianne Klein.
Vintage quilts from the museum collection.
More quilts at Chipper Hall.
A unique quilt made from golf towels.
Quilts made by, or collected by Shelly Burge.

What a great day in Cozad.

1 comment:

Gail S. said...

Wow! What a great display of quilts!! It was great to see the whol town "participate". Wish I could have made the trip to see all of the displays.