My last message to the Guild as President.........hard to believe a year has gone by. It has been a busy one with many changes, and we aren’t through yet. Bylaws amendments are still to be voted on at the June meeting. My Board members have been wonderful to work with and each has handled their responsibilities with energy, consideration, responsibility [...]
Congratulations to Carol Weber! Her quilt for the Cherrywood Fabric Lion King Challenge was chosen as a finalist. It will appear in the Cherrywood Lion King Book, and is one of 120 quilts chosen to tour the U.S. at Quilt Shows for a year.
The Holiday Boutique will be held on November 15, 2016. For more details on the Holiday Boutique please click here.
Area Shows and Events
The Cocheco Quilters’ Guild’s “35 Years: Still Quilting” annual Show – October 15-16, 2016 10AM-4PM daily; cochecoquilters.com
The Country Quilters’s Thirteenth Bi-annual Quilt Show – September 24 and September 25 from 10am until 4pm; the Pine Bush High School, 156 State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY. www.countryquilters.org
Wayside Quilters Guild proudly presents our 15th Bi-annual Quilt Show. Join us at Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School (390 Lincoln Rd. Sudbury) for two days of fun and inspiration. There will be quilts both modern and classic, a raffle quilt (tickets on sale at the Show), and a boutique full of handcrafted items perfect for gift giving or a treat for yourself. Saturday October 1 from 10 -5. Sunday October 2 from 10 – 4. Admission $6 for ages 12 and up. Plenty of free parking. Wheelchair accessible.
Quilting Links & Resources (thanks to Meg Cox)
www.quiltindex.org – The Quilt Index. 75,000 quilts & much more. (All the Alliance contest quilts can be found by clicking on Quilt Alliance under the collections tab).
www.QuiltAlliance.org – Quilt Alliance resources, including the Quilters S.O.S. – Save Our Stories project
www.quiltstudy.org – International Quilt Study Center & Museum website, which offers virtual exhibition tours,