This fabulous Unshelved T-shirt Quilt will be part of the silent auction at ALA Annual in Chicago next week. Proceeds will benefit the Christopher J. Hoy scholarship fund. You should be able to bid on it outside the exhibit hall.
The quilt is the work of Jill Patterson and Kelly Sattler. Kelly's quilting is super cool because the patterns compliment the T-shirts: Read to Me has "Once upon a time...Happily ever after" around the edge, Bibliovore has "nom nom nom" at the top and features a familiar video game character eating books, and Today is a Good Day to Read has the starship Enterprise quilted into the fabric. You can these details and more in the pictures below.
October 8, 2018 Walla Walla, WA
Walla Walla Rural Library District Staff Day (Gene)
November 15, 2018 Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach County Library System (Gene)
November 16, 2018 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Southeast Florida Library Information Network (Gene)
Jan 25 - 28, 2019 Seattle, WA ALA Midwinter (Library COMIC Booth #726) (Gene)
March 1, 2019 Phoenix, AZ
Maricopa County Library District (Gene)
April 15 - 17, 2019 Austin, TX Texas Library Association Annual Conference (Library COMIC booth, Monday night event) (Gene)
June 21 - 24, 2019 Washington, DC
ALA Annual (Library COMIC booth) (Gene)
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