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She typically wakes in the middle of the night, inspired to draw out another original pattern.  The only book she ever publshed quickly sold out.  And yes, she's still stitching at 101-years-young.  Meet Aunt Lena and learn more about her passion for quilting at http://FlourSackMama.com.

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Tags: homemade, quilting, sewing

Comment by Aliza Ess on August 26, 2011 at 11:24am
My mom works in a continuing care retirement community, and I've grown up around an appreciation for the elderly. This was a lovely post, and I am in awe of and inspired by these hand-sewing quilters!
Comment by Flour Sack Mama on August 31, 2011 at 5:12pm

Thanks Aliza.   Yes, they are very inspiring.  I particularly love that she has designed so many of the blocks herself.

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