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2 hrs ago | Nor'Wester

Quilt Guild puts on a show

The Whale Coast Quilt Guild in Springdale had everyone in Stitches last week when they hosted their first ever quilt show at St. Luke's Anglican Church.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Vallejo Times-Herald

Quilters show off their work during first day of Solano County Fair

Barbara Pisching, left, and Lynda Conlow check out the Best in Show quilt created by the Vallejo Piecemakers on display at the Solano County Fair on Wednesday.

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Daily Herald

Quilters Group to form at Des Plaines History Center

Local quilters are invited to join a new Quilters Group that is forming at the Des Plaines History Center from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Aug. 9. Want to sew and stitch with some local quilters? Come to the Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson St., from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 9, to join its new Quilters Group.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Highline Times

Charity Opportunity: Quilts for Eastern Washington fires

Town Square Fabric and Yarn is the drop off point for new Quilts and Blankets for families of the Eastern Washington Wildfires We have word from Jean at Layers of Hope - Quilting 911 that she is collecting quilts for the families and first responders dealing with wildfires in Eastern Washington.

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Related Topix: Opportunity, WA, Life, Hobbies, Okanogan, WA, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Oso, WA

The Hartford Courant

'Connecting Threads' Brings Jewish Quilters' Work To West Hartford

"Connecting Threads," a show of quilts that has been two years in the making, is a celebration of Jewish industry and artistry, organizer Diane Kruger Cohen said.

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Cape Gazette

Schulze offers a helping hand

Without the help of Lewes surgeon Dr. Scott Schulze, Mary Jo Calloway may not be working on a special project for this year's Christmas holiday.

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Related Topix: Lewes, DE, Medicine, Life, Hobbies, Seton Hall University

Mon Jul 28, 2014

DurhamRegion.com

Nature Books for All Ages

If you enjoy quilting or want to learn how to quilt you will be interested in Modern Nature-Inspired Quilts by Bernadette Mayr in cooperation with Irmgard Stangl.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Entomology, Science

Christian Retailing

Novelist Wanda Brunstetter to visit Pennsylvania stores

The Amish-fiction author will promote her latest novel, The Healing Quilt , and the play Half-Stitched: The Musical , based on her best-seller The Half-Stitched Amish Quilting Club .

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Schaefferstown, PA

KISU-TV Pocatello

Quilting Arts

Quilting Arts promises a new look for quilting television, with something for everyone who loves quilting.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Art Daily

Design Museum Holon opens new exhibition 'Gathering: From Domestic Craft to Contemporary Process'

Disdain for a boring global market coupled with a fear of the virtualisation of society has inspired designers to create work that is linked to the humanisation of the making process and the contextualisation of a more responsible lifestyle.

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KISU-TV Pocatello

Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Marianne Fons & Liz Porter, the most popular quilters on public television, continue their quilting series full of fun, in-depth demonstrations on the art and craft of creating beautiful quilts.

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Hispanic Business

Quilts hang as art in Brigham City

These are not your grandmother's quilts. Some 30 quilts from 11 states and three countries currently hang on display in the in the museum at 24 N. 300 West.

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Hindustan Times

Quilts of India a patchwork chronicle by Patrick J Finn

Drive down Mumbai's thoroughfares, the ones hemmed in by tin shanties and makeshift homes and chances are you'll spot an intricately hand stitched quilt hung out to air on a rickety balcony or a road divider.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

North Texas e-News

Quilt Hop attracts quilters, quilt lovers

Quilters and quilt lovers have their plans all sewn up for this weekend because the 2014 Bonham Quilt Hop began Friday, July 25 and continues Saturday, July 26. The event kicked off Friday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. with quilt displays at eight locations around Bonham, showcasing historic, antique, and contemporary quilts, including quilts from the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bonham, TX, Life, Hobbies, Fannin County, TX

NBC29

Staunton Quilt Shop Fundraising for Fabric Protectant

A mother and daughter duo are hoping to raise enough money for a product that protects the quilts they love to make.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Thoughtful quilters

The Tuesday Morning Quilting Group from Redeemer Lutheran Church donated numerous handmade quilts earlier this month to Chico Fire Department.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

State Fair Sew-In Looking for Volunteers

Local quilters are offering people attending the Iowa State Fair a place to cool off and kill a few hours.

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The Times-Picayune

Fairview-Riverside State Park installs new Louisiana Northshore Quilt Trail block

With a nod to its maritime connections located along the banks of the Tchefuncte River, Fairview-Riverside State Park has become the seventh location in St. Tammany Parish to display a quilt block and join the Louisiana Northshore Quilt Trail Association.

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Patch.com

Quilters Raise Cash for PrairieFest

From Little White School Museum The Quilters Dozen Quilting Club of Oswego donated $500 to the Oswegoland Park District to help defray the costs of this year's PrairieFest community celebration.

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Fiber Art Calls for Entry

Quilt National 2015

Deadline: September 12, 2014 {ONLINE} Quilt National 2015 The Dairy Barn Arts Center Athens, Ohio May 23 - September 7, 2015 The nineteenth in the series of international juried competitions dedicated to promoting the contemporary quilt by serving as a showcase for NEW work ) that provides the viewer with an appreciation of the variety of ... (more)

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