Quilt Connections

October 2006
Quilter's World;Oct2006, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p14
Looks at the efforts Sharon Boggon, a quilter from Canberra, Australia, to raise funds for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. Information on Boggon's All That Jazz Katrina Quilt fund-raiser; Crazy-quilting communities which participated in the fund-raising; Amount raised.


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