A Loving Quilt of Valor

Liz, staff member of Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, has quite an inspiring story to share today, sharing the real vision and heart behind one of the Expo’s most beloved exhibitors, Quilts of Valor.

“My daughter-in-law Captain Nicole Zorn Fredrick returned home safe and sound from Afghanistan to Anchorage, Alaska.  She was greeted by my son, her mother and a beautiful Quilt of Valor. This quilt was created by quilters at Trinity Lutheran Church on Washington Island where the Zorn family has had a home for many years.  Nicole spent many happy summers there with her grandmothers.”

Nicole with her Quilt of Valor quilt.

Liz’s quilt group is working on a log cabin quilt top for Quilts of Valor.

Do you have a touching Quilt of Valor story you’d like to share? Leave a comment below.

 

We want to give a special thanks to those that serve our country. See Quilts of Valor at the Expo this spring to catch more of the vision.

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