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Free Spirit Sewing Machine Project - New Machines Donated

 Number of Machines donated from Feb 2015 - October 2017 = 16


Sewing has become an integral part of my daily life and I want to ensure that others have access to the tools that have so positively impacted my life. Making these available in the community has become my main focus.



The was the first recipient of three (3) brand new Janome Sewing machines. The library is a great resource in the Baraboo community and creative programs are in the works for this summer.




You can find the published article below. and news letter.



At the end of December 2015 we presented the following Sauk County libraries with brand new sewing machines for their upcoming year.


Spring Green Community Library

The Reedsburg Library


Newspaper Article Dec 7, 2016


 Dec 2015



April 2016

Kent District Library - Englehardt Branch, Michigan


Received one Janome sewing machine.


Summer 2016


Reedsburg Library was the recipient of a 3rd machine for their programs. We hope they are enjoying it.



December 2016 


North Freedom Public Library

Received 2 Janome sewing machines



Portage Public Library May, 2017


We are grateful for this opportunity to share and spread our love of sewing within rural and urban communities. We look forward to continuing this adventure in the years to come.


Many thanks to the libraries!