Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Lunafest 2011...

I recently attended Lunafest

What is Lunafest?

Let me fill you in:

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An Evening.....
By.....For......and About......Women

The Permission 2 Play
Healing Stitches Exhibit
was on display in the lobby at
LaSells Stewart Center
Corvallis, Oregon

is a FREE Art Quilt Class offering
for all cancer diagnosed patients.

Instructor, Kathi Borrego sets up the display...

My long time quilting Kindred Spirit, Linda
also helps with setting up the quilts.

This is Kathi's third year leading FREE classes at

With the help of P2P Student, Kathy Haywood
we were able to hang 103 quilts in one hour...

Hand Needle Felting

3 Large, expanding room dividers had journal quilts displayed
on both sides...

Texture Magic Quilts
Neocolor II Quilts
Taught by instructor, Nancy Bryant

Paper Doll Quilts
Instructor Virginia Gregory taught the Paper Doll Class

Women's Cancer Coalition
2011 Raffle Quilt
" Flowers for Mama "
Created & Donated By:
Harlan, Oregon

Raffle Tickets were sold throughout the evening.
Proceeds benefit women's cancer programs in our community

Yummy Treats...

Women's Cancer Coalition

Lunafest is an evening of.....Awareness

The Winner of the 2010
Women's Cancer Coalition Raffle Quilt
" Vintage Beauty "

The evening was...
by....for....and about.....women

Project H.E.R

The Women's Center

These are for intermission....

Put Your Pink Gloves On...

Start Clapping Your Hands...

It's time for the.....Pink Glove Dance !

Everyone is......into it !

The Joint is Jumping !

We were Rocking the House...

A Sea of Pink Gloves...

CLICK HERE to view the Pink Glove Dance

During Intermission
We all enjoyed the Permission 2 Play Exhibit
and lots of yummy treats to eat...

Metal Quilts

One of our instructors, Kathi Borrego, is a welder.
She taught a Metal Quilts Class at P2P

Metal Quilts

The Permission 2 Play Journal Quilts were enjoyed all evening!

What a great evening...
by... for... and about Women

Photography By:
Kathi Borrego
& LuAnn Kessi

CLICK HERE: A Reason to Play

CLICK HERE: Mark Lipinski Interview

CLICK HERE to view P2P Paper Doll quilt Class

CLICK HERE to view P2P Neocolor II Class

May Your Bobbin Always Be Full,


Sheila said...

It looks like an awesome event for an awesome cause , thanks so much for sharing .

LuAnn Kessi said...

Hi Sheila,
If you ever have an opportunity to attend a Lunafest even, they are all over the country, do it.
They feature a series of 8 or 10 short art films made by, for and about women. They are the highlight of the evening.
LuAnn in Oregon