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Megan McLeod

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. Dear Alice, Thank you so very much for the opportunity to […]

Posted: December 5th, 2008  

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Unity, Laverne Desjarlais

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. Unity comes with in four colours, white, red, black, yellow. Unity […]

Posted: December 4th, 2008  

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Cynthia E. Bird

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. My quilt square is dedicated to the Bear and Bird Families […]

Posted: December 3rd, 2008  

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Crown of Thorns, Judi Cumming

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. The dark, turbulent background and the crown of thorns represent the […]

Posted: December 2nd, 2008  

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Claudia Irons

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. My quilt piece is dedicated to all the mothers of residential […]

Posted: December 1st, 2008  

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Schools of Shame, Christopher Herodier (Snowboy)

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame.

Posted: November 30th, 2008  

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Fran Kakegamick

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. The moccasins represent the child who was taken away from her […]

Posted: November 29th, 2008  

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Preying on the Powerless, Ena Greyeyes (Blue Jay Woman)

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. This painting speaks of the abuse that took place in the […]

Posted: November 28th, 2008  

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Residential School, Claire Bourque

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. I am a residential school survivor. My meaning for this quilt […]

Posted: November 27th, 2008  

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Diane Bear

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time This post is part of the Living Healing Quilt Project that honours the strength, courage, and commitment of Indian Residential School Survivors. This quilt block is from Quilt 1 – Schools of Shame. Even tho’ some of us didn’t go to residential school, we […]

Posted: November 26th, 2008  

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The Quilts and Stories from the Living Healing Quilt Project

Living Healing Quilt ProjectPromoting Healing – One Stitch at a Time Back in July when I was doing the month-long feature of charity quilts, I wrote about the Living Healing Quilt Project. This was a call to those affected by the Canadian Indian Residential Schools to submit a quilt block. The Living Healing Quilt Project […]

Posted: November 26th, 2008  

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Living Healing Quilt Project

Living Healing Quilt Project — Promoting Healing — One Stitch at a Time If you or someone you know has been directly affected by Indian Residential Schools, then we encourage you to contribute to the Living Healing Quilt Project. The Living Healing Quilt Project is a unique way to get involved and promote a better […]

Posted: July 21st, 2008  

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