GAAQG VQS – SafeHouse Quilts for Sale

The Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild partnership with SafeHouse Center spans 31 years.  Prior to the COVID pandemic, our guild annually sold quilt raffle tickets and held fundraising events to raise money for SafeHouse Center.

This year SafeHouse Center was unable to get a state license for the raffle
due to the pandemic.  GAAQG partnered with SafeHouse for
this online SafeHouse Quilts for Sale.

Shop this gallery to see beautiful quilts offered for sale for $250 each.
Those who are knowledgeable about quilts know this is a reasonable price,
and 100 percent of the proceeds benefit SafeHouse Center!
Any unsold quilts will go to SafeHouse residents.

SafeHouse Center is coordinating the purchase of the quilts
and will make the pickup or shipping arrangements with individual buyers. 

To purchase a quilt, click on the number button next to its title
and you will connect directly to that quilt in the SafeHouse store.

SafeHouse Quilts for Sale
Flower Garden
Made and quilted by Rick Ware, 60" x 80"
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Needle-turn hand applique blocks from SafeHouse table made from "Flower Garden" pattern by Helen B. Davis.  I added blank blocks to complete quilt top.
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Modern Cathedral
Made and quilted by Rick Ware, 60" x 80"
This quilt top from the SafeHouse table needed a border to enlarge to required size. Longarm machine custom quilted using templates - not an overall quilting pattern.
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Yankee Doodle Dandy
Made by Glenna Schweitzer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting,, 60" x 80"
This all-out patriotic quilt was started in a “mystery quilt” class in 1997 where your sewing “clues” are handed out one at a time and the mystery is revealed only when you sew it all together. Completed in 2020.
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Teapot Round Robin
Made and quilted by Lori Rhode, 60" x 80"
The center of the quilt was created for a round robin challenge within the GAAQG 8 Mile Radius small group. Since the teapot was from the SafeHouse table it's destiny was set.
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Prickly Stars
Made and quilted by Rick Ware, 60" x 80"
Quilt top from SafeHouse table was square with black background. I added large border to enlarge to required size. Longarm machine quilted with overall edge-to-edge design.
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Plumeria and Palm Trees
Made by Grace Boxer and Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, 60" x 80"
White Plumeria and Palm Trees Swaying in the Trade Winds of Hawaii. Rows pattern shared at Safe House Sewing Event. Quilt by Grace Boxer and Ann Kehn. Quilting in Plumeria Flowers pattern, June 2020.
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Hawaiian Sea Turtles
Made by Grace Boxer and Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, 60" x 80"
Hawaiian Sea Turtles & White Plumeria & Dragonflies.  Rows Pattern shared at Safe House Sewing Event.  Dragonfly quilting, June 2020.
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Hawaiian Shell Gingers
Made by Grace Boxer & Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Hawaiian Shell Gingers.  Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilting in Viny Leaves Pattern, June 2020.
Thanksgiving
Made by Mary Seminitis, quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
I got a panel from the SafeHouse table and wanted to make blocks with different fall colors to go around it.    I used scraps and material from my stash to complete the squares along the perimeter of the colorful panel.
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Scrappy Squares
Made by Mary Seminitis, quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
I love putting together 2-1/2 inch squares to make a quilt.   I used scrap material from other completed quilts and material from my stash.  I think this type of quilt would complement any kind of decor.
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Kansas City Star
Made by Rick Ware & Anonymous donor; quilted by Rick Ware, 60" x 80"
Needle-turn hand applique blocks from SafeHouse table that were made from Kansas City Star "Prairie Flower Project" block of the month pattern series. I added sashing and borders to complete the quilt.
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Boxes in Boxes
Made by Barbara Kilbourn; quilted by Anne Sloan, 64" x 82"
Just a simple, fun quilt in a pattern that's great for using a collection of fabrics.  Based on a pattern from the American Quilter's Society.
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Scrappy Irish Chain
Made and quilted by Jean Coleman, 60" x 80"
This quilt is made from a fabric of colored blocks next to a white block as an all over design.  I simply cut blocks 4" square and paired them with solid blue blocks.  I quilted with a wiggle line through each block to form an x.
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Waves
Made by Grace Boxer & Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilting in Spiral Waves Pattern.
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Pilot Reaching for the Stars
Made by Grace Boxer & Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilting in Simply Stars pattern.  Bright and fun to bring cheer and comfort.
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Mulberries & Dandelions
Made by Grace Boxer & Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilting in Three Leaf Clover Pattern.
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Bunnies #1
Made by Grace Boxer, quilted by S & B Quilting, 60" x 80"
Bunny Pattern by Shannon Brinkley.  Quilt made for SafeHouse in GAAQG July 27-28, 2019, Quilt University Scrappy Applique Class with Brinkley.
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Bunnies #2
Made by Grace Boxer, quilted by S & B Quilting, 60" x 80"
Bunny pattern by Shannon Brinkley.  Quilt made for SafeHouse in GAAQG July 27-28, 2019, Quilt University Scrappy Applique Class with Brinkley.  Mother and baby bunny frolic in the meadow.
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Flowers in the Meadow
Made by Grace Boxer & Ann Kehn; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event. Quilting in Floral Swirls pattern.
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Thomas the Tank Engine #1
Made by Grace Boxer, Ann Kehn & Maria Beres; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsie Quilting; 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilted in Smoke Puffs pattern.  Fun and bright to provide cheer and comfort.
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Thomas the Tank Engine #2
Made by Grace Boxer, Ann Kehn & Maria Beres; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild Safe House Sewing event.  Quilted in Simply Stars pattern.  Bright and fun to bring cheer and comfort.
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Thomas the Tank Engine #3
Made by Grace Boxer, Ann Kehn & Maria Beres; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse Sewing event.  Quilted in Simply Stars pattern.  Bright and fun to bring cheer and comfort.
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Thomas the Tank Engine #4
Made by Grace Boxer, Ann Kehn & Maria Beres; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilted in Simply Stars Pattern.  Bright and fun to bring cheer and comfort.
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Thomas the Tank Engine #5
Made by Grace Boxer, Ann Kehn & Maria Beres; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event. Quilted in Simply Stars Pattern.
Sunshine and Gumballs
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Made by Grace Boxer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event.  Quilting in Bebop pattern.  Bright and fun to provide cheer and comfort.
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Stars and Gumballs
Made by Grace Boxer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made at a guild SafeHouse sewing event. Quilting in Bebop pattern. Bright and fun to provide cheer and comfort.
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Royal Hawaiian Hotel
Made by Grace Boxer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Hawaii Calls:  Royal Hawaiian Hotel (1927), Paddling Off Waikiki Beach and Diamond Head (Leahi) Volcano.  Rows pattern made at Safe House sewing event.  Spiral Waves quilting pattern, June, 2020.
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Cross Stitched Birds
Made and quilted by an Anonymous donor, 78" x 92"
Cross stitched birds and hand quilting are featured on this vintage quilt. Excellent condition.
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Dragonflies and Waves
Made by Grace Boxer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80
Made using rows pattern at a guild SafeHouse sewing event. Quilting in Dragonfly pattern.
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Anonymous #4
Made by an anonymous donor and quilted by Jean Coleman, 60" x 80"
A top picked up from the guild's SH table for quilting.
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Anonymous #1
Made by an anonymous donor and quilted by Jean Coleman, 60" x 80"
One of the quilts from the SafeHouse table that I quilted.
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Anonymous #2
Made by an anonymous donor and quilted by Jean Coleman, 60" x 80"
A top picked up from the guild's SH table for quilting
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Constructing Rockets
Made by Nancy Finlayson and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 64" x 81"
I really love the fabrics/colors in this quilt, which is reversible. There is a great dinosaur print on the back.  This is perfect for a young boy.
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Scrappy Squares
Made by Nancy Finlayson and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 59" x 78"
I have made this pattern several times for SafeHouse quilts using my scrappy charm squares.
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My Flower Garden
Made by Nancy Finlayson and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 59" x 78"
I have made this pattern several times using scrappy charm squares.
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Bright Diagonals
Made by Nancy Finlayson and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 61" x 83"
I loved using my bright strips to make this quilt.  There is a great Star Wars print on the back.
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Deb's Quilt #1
Donated by Deb Foley and quilted by Jean Coleman, 60" x 80"
Made by a member of Timothy Lutheran Church, Deb made this from her stash and leftovers. We decided to donate it to SafeHouse.
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Medallion Quilt
Made by Nancy Frye and quilted by Pat Weber, 60" x 75"
Made with a beautiful hand-pieced medallion donated to the SafeHouse table. Nancy added borders and more to compliment the medallion. Pat quilted detailed designs throughout.
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Leaders & Enders
Made and quilted by Pat Girbach, 60" x 80"
I have become a fan of Bonnie Hunter and used her scrap piecing techniques for this quilt. It used lots of scraps , but there are plenty left.
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Modern Hope
Made by Sonja Hagen and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Gudrun Erla of GE Designs released this pattern as a Quarantine Quilt Along and fundraiser. Pattern is named Hope.
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My Heart Is On Fire
Made by Sonja Hagen and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Gudrun Erla of GE Designs released this pattern for her first Quarantine Quilt Along event. The pattern is named Elvira.
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Pink Paisley
Made by Sonja Hagen and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
BQ3 pattern by Maple Island Quilts
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Aztec Fun
Made by Ann Kehn and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made with fabrics reminiscent of Aztec culture, gathered from the guild's SafeHouse table. The fun nature of this quilt is highlighted by straight line shapes of the quilting.
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Purple Collage
Made by Arlene Kindell and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilts, 64" x 80"
This quilt used partial blocks and strips left over from another project.  I played with the pieces until it formed a pattern, then added more strips and blocks.
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Red Tumbling Blocks
Made by an anonymous donor and Arlene Kindell; quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 64" x 77"
This quilt is the result of a top that was "rescued" (maker unknown).  The original top needed some repair, and some borders were needed to increase the size.
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Deb's Quilt #2
Donated by Deb Foley and quilted by Jean Coleman, 60" x 80"
Made by a member of Timothy Lutheran Church, Deb went into her stash and made several quilts to be donated to SH.
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Dogs in a Lane
Made and quilted by Camie Roper, 61" x 82"
Made start to finish, in 3 days, for this show. This quilt pattern came from the book "Country Lanes," by Mountain Mist Quilt Favorites.
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African Squares
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 62" x 86"
Jean Shaw collected fabric from Africa to make this strikingly beautiful quilt.
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Civil War Reproduction
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and Quilted by Quality Quilting, 60" x 76"
Gloria Hogan and Ida Copeland organized this project with group members contributing and piecing Civil War reproduction fabric.
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Graduation Rainbow Plaid
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 60" x 80"
Made with fabric hand dyed by Jeanne Neuhoff, group members pieced the fabric and Jeanne assembled it. The backing also has an arrangement of pieced squares
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Batik Puzzle
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 64" x 86"
Made with fabric hand dyed by Jeanne Neuhoff, group members pieced the fabric and Jeanne assembled it. The backing also has an arrangement of pieced squares
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Green Snowball
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 61" x 81"
Members of the group contributed the squares and Ida Copeland made them into snowballs and assembled it.
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Red Graduation Plaid
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilters, 59" x 84"
Group members each used red fabric from their “stash” to contribute squares, which provided an interesting variety of color. Pat Keith compiled the squares for this warm quilt.
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Applique Hearts
Made by Gwendolyn Louis, 62" x 73"
Appliquéd hearts of various colors, purple and lavender are predominant. Pieced sashing
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Floral Fun
Made and quilted by Elizabeth Rodriguiz, 60" x 80"
Pretty block donations from the GAAQG SafeHouse table and more blocks made by me make this a two sided quilt. The “other” side has pinkish orange sashing.
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Maize and Blue Bars
Made by Jackie Raphael and quilted by Quality Quilting, 56" x 75"
Jackie’s quilt is in true UMich Go Blue fashion with blue and gold colors, symbols, and a football quilt pattern.
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Blue and Yellow Graduation Plaid
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 69" x 89"
Group members contributed squares and Pat Keith assembled the quilt.
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Colorful Tiles
Made by Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 60" x 78"
Members of the group made blocks from Jeanne Neuhoff's hand dyed fabric. Naming the quilt was challenging.
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Someone Loves Cross Stitching
Donated by Mimi Bogdasarian and quilted by Quality Quilting, 60" x 78"
Donated to the Second Tuesday Quilters by Mimi Bogdasarian for SafeHouse, different forms of needlework are combined. See, we quilters play well with others after all.
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School of Fish
Made by the Second Tuesday Quilters and quilted by Quality Quilting, 58" x 74"
Gloria Hovan donated the center fish fabric and the Second Tuesday Quilters made the blocks.
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Untitled #1
Made and quilted by June Guthrie, 60" x 80"
Original strip-pieced design on black background.
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Untitled #6
Made by June Guthrie and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Original design with curved piecing in black and white, framed in white with red squares in between.
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Untitled #10
Made by June Guthrie and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Large-scale design by Victoria Findlay Wolfe in yellow with black and white prints.
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Untitled #11
Made by June Guthrie and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Atkinson design in black, white and dark red.
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Japanese Stack and Whack
Made by Glenna Schweitzer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
Started in 2002 and finished in 2020, this popular technique of lining up multiple cuts of fabric and slicing them into pieces, yields different results for each block.
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Untitled #2
Made by Glenna Schweitzer and quilted by Laura Jarvis, Kootsi Quilting, 60" x 80"
This quilt was created in a “mystery quilt” class where you have no idea what you are making. You sew together pieces as described in “clues” and the mystery is revealed at the end when you sew everything together.
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Vintage Appliqued Roses
Donated to SafeHouse by an Anonymous donor, 76" x 93"
This quilt is hand-appliqued and quilted.  Its maker is unknown and it was donated by an anonymous source.  The roses are two shades, a red and pink, the outer edge is scalloped and bound in a medium pink.  This vintage quilt appears to have been gently used and has a few faint stains.  Overall, it is a lovely piece.