Auction to benefit Humane Societty

By Staff report

As part of the Do Good Quilt Auction, Paducah quilter Rose Hughes is donating a 30-by-30-inch piece of her appliqued work to benefit the Project Hope Humane Society in Metropolis, Illinois.

The online auction began Thursday, with bids closing at 2 p.m. Sunday. Quilts may be viewed and bidded on at All proceeds will benefit charities chosen by each quilter. Donors will have their quilts delivered by UPS or FedEx.

Nine industry professionals will also donate a quilt for auction: Natalie Barnes, Violet Craft, Amy Ellis, Scott Hansen, Julie Herman, Rose Hughes, Robin Long, Jenny Pedigo and Angela Walters.

For more information contact Barnes at 562-755-4507 or