myBearpaw Blog by Jo Avery

Social Bite Homeless Village Quilt Drive

Welcome to a new charity quilt drive I am launching today! Some of you may know that my husband, Jonathan Avery, builds Tiny Houses for a living.  About 18 months ago he was approached by a very remarkable man named Josh Littlejohn who is the driving force behind Social Bite.  You can read all about

Maggie’s Memory Quilt – a charity quilt finish!

 About 18 months I launched a Quilt Drive to make a special quilt for Maggie’s Centre in Edinburgh. It was the brain child of one of my lovely students, Cat, who had recently had cancer and had got through the experience with the help of Maggie’s Centre and Quilting (Cat attended my Beginner’s Patchwork and