Aloha Everyone – Here is what you’ve been asking for. Enjoy our Quilt Exhibit in Yokohama, Japan

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Thank you to the sisters of my heart,  Yoshimi, Suzie, “Pineapple” Keiko, Mitsue, Takako who worked so hard organizing the quilt show and our trip.It was a beautiful and amazing exhibit.  Thank you to more sisters of my heart, Mie and Hana Yoko for taking care of John, the massages eased the pain.  The Nakayama’s – Hana, Kathi and Erica,  our family away from home.  You are the best. We had an amazing time and miss all of you. Also thank you to more sisters of my heart all 22 teachers who participated and especially their students who came to help, learn and admire. Through you the Poakalani tradition will continue. Also, Thank you Kimi and Nobuko who came from Osaka and Nagoya only for 1 day to see and assist John both of you eased John’s worry and soul.  To everyone we have no words to express our  gratitude.  We are humbled by your friendship.

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Congratulations to the Poakalani Ohana Quilters in Japan

IMG_5310IMG_5301IMG_5304 It was an amazing show.  63 quilts in which 22 were new wall hangings and 1 large size quilt at their first showing.  We are happy that the tradition of Hawaiian quilting will continue with these 22 quilting teachers in Japan.  I hope to post more of these awesome quilts soon.