A Quilting Challenge from Space

You may remember the previous post on Karen Nyberg, the NASA astronaut who took her patchwork into space with her.  sewing in space

Karen has now issued a challenge to quilters worldwide to create a star block to celebrate the 40 year anniversary of the Houston International Quilt Festival.

pdf of space

To read more about Karen’s challenges trying to stitch in space, follow this link. There is a great YouTube clip of Karen talking about her difficulties completing her 9×9 block.