Progress Report

There are several ways to get involved and support The Lynch Quilts Project. From fundraising to sewing, you decide how you would like to support our community effort. This page is dedicated primarily to the sewing aspects of the project. EVERYONE (and I mean EVERYONE), regardless of your sewing level is encouraged to participate. Novice sewers, click here for resources and information to help you get started. To learn more about various methods to support LQP, click here or checkout the tab "GET INVOLVED!"

Quilt V:
The Making Quilt

Status: 

  • Quilt is in full production mode.

 

How to Participate:

  • Send pink, charcoal, black, or indigo fabric.

  • Sew specific segments such as a star, the background, circle, etc.

  • We are looking for folks to embroider specific sections.

Quilt VI:
Memoria: In Progress

Status: 

  • This 'virtual' quilt installation continues to pop-up and morph into many configurations. We are still working towards having each name on the "lynching rolls" claimed and documented. 

How to Participate:

  • If you are interested in bringing Memoria: In Progress to your community, please click here or visit the "Contact" tab.

Quilt VII:
The Ties that Bind

Status: 

  • Quilt is in the design phase in terms of exploring best quilting techniques to utilize. We are exploring patchwork combined with applique and/or trapunto.

 

How to Participate:

  • Send yellow and gold fabric for background.

  • Sew strips of yellow and gold fabric for background. 

  • Send brown, black and red fabric figures. We are gathering stories and symbols that are special to each community to integrate into the quilt.

  • Some areas have embroidery beading.

  • Contact directly for additional information.

Quilt VIII:
Lawrence and His Sisters

Status: 

  • Full blown production.

 

How to Participate:

  • Collecting fabric associated with ideas around "boyhood." No superhero items. We are exploring boyhood of 1910's.

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