is from Deborah L. J. Mackinnon
who hails from Washington.
I began my journey as an artist after retiring from a career in education.
My love of learning combined with a life long love of fabric.
Self-taught, I’m a member of Contemporary Quilt Arts.
My current project is a series of quilted artist’s books.
Additionally, I’m an active Rotarian and a joyful grandmother.
“Making visible the invisible” is what motivated me to create my block.
The red x’s are shadowed with black fabric pen
to symbolize the prejudice
that physically and mentally disabled individuals
Thank you for initating this project.
Deborah L. J. Mackinnon
Thank you for participating in this project, Deborah.
Envelope #3 from Georgia contains
a block from Anonymous Maker 2
created in honor of Nancy Chambers
and a block from Anonymous Maker 3
writes “A very worthy project!”
and created this block
in honor of Nancy Chambers
Thank y’all for making these beautiful blocks
in honor of Nancy. They do her justice
in their vulnerability,
in what must surely look to some
These blocks, like Nancy,
in their own unique way.
Envelope #6 contains blocks from
who lives in New York.
Denise writes: “Thank you. I am happy to participate.”
Glad you’re a part of this, Denise. Thank you.
It’s fun to go in the post office
and come out with something besides bills.
And what of envelopes 3 and 5, you ask?