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The purpose of this auction is to raise money for American Heart Association to help teach women about the risk factors of heart diseases and the steps they need to take to reduce the risks.
South Central Wisconsin Quilt Shop Associationedit
The South Central Wisconsin Quilt Shop Association is made up of 15 quilt shops located in the area. These stores include: Ardyth's Sew n Vac, Baraboo, Attic Quilts, Beloit; Country Sampler, Spring Green; Hidden Quilts, Platteville, Homespun Fabrics, Endeavor; JJ Stitches, Sun Prairie; Loose Threads, Milton, Mill House Quilts, Waunakee; Patches and Petals, Belleville; Pins and Pieces Quilt Shop, Darlington, Quintessential Quilts Sewing Center, Madison and Quintessential Quilts, Reedsburg; Quilter's Compass, Monticello, Sew Many Threads, Evansville and Village Creek, LLC, Lodi.
The Association Mission Statement: The SCWQSA Road Trip Mission is to promote the art of Quilting, to expose and educate quilters to a variety of fabric and product choices and to encourage and introduce quilters to healthy benefits our quilting community provides while having a really good time. . .
The theme for this year's Quilter's Road Trip is "Celebrate the Heart of Quilting". In addition to encouraging quilters to come and see what is new in the quilt industry, the quilt shops are working with American Heart Association to teach quilters about the risk factors that have been identified and the steps to reduce the chances of developing heart disease. Heart diease is the number one killer of women.