EVERMORE QUILT PROJECT
By Yvonne Howell
Why a “Quilt Project”?
- Quilting has long been a part of the heritage of our church
- Quilts can be an “object lesson” that relates to the Body of Christ/the church
Fun Facts About the Project
- How many quilt squares are there?
- There are 93 different paper quilt squares in the project
- 92 different families participated
- 1 family did 2 quilt squares
- Time to complete the project
- The pastors and Yvonne/Bob met together in January 2019 for initial discussions about the project
- After that the project took 8 months to complete
- Many days Yvonne worked at least 8 hours on it
- About the materials in the project
- 23k gold leaf on the capital letter of the banner and small amounts elsewhere
- All of the paint is watercolor
- Some of the watercolor paint is made from ground semi-precious gemstones
Hands for Missions Team Involvement
- The Hands for Missions Team meets once a month for sewing, quilting, fellowship and devotions.