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Judy’s hosting a virtual quiltathon this weekend. Plus she’s got the cutest chicks. My kitties go wild over the chicks and dog video. For the locals, mark your calender, the Ottawa Valley Quilters Guild (the one I belong to) is organizing the Festival of Quilts 2009 on May 8-10, 2009. Yesterday, Maria kicked off Kay’s […]

Posted: March 28th, 2009  

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Fiberart For A Cause

Fiberart For A Cause, fundraising for the American Cancer Society, will wrap up with two big events in 2009. First up will be The Invitational Reverse Auction of Fabulous Fiberarts on March 24 – 26. The invited artists who have donated fiber artwork are: Natalya Aikens, Gerrie Congdon, Marjorie DeQuincy, Rayna Gillman, Carol Larson, Linda […]

Posted: March 19th, 2009  

Topics: Charity Quilting, Quilting Events


Quilt Treasures from the WCMA Collection

Quilt Treasures from the WCMA Collection March 7 – June 7, 2009 Wellington County Museum & Archives RR#1 Fergus, Ontario (Canada) N1M 2W3 0536 County Road 18 Township of Centre Wellington Discover one of the best heritage quilt collections in Ontario. The quilt collection of the Wellington County Museum & Archives is a significant expression […]

Posted: March 10th, 2009  

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Women on Quilts

Women On Quilts is for and about women engaged in a business within the wide world of quilts and for all women who contribute meaning to their lives and others through quilting. Women On Quilts, Women Seaming Business and Spirit Together in the Creative Arts. Through interviews, teleclasses and webcasts Kim Wulfert will give you […]

Posted: November 5th, 2008  

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Partisan Pieces: Quilts of Political & Patriotic Persuasion (Dallas, Tx)

I know many of you are heading off to Houston in the next 24 hours or so for Market, and then Festival. I wanted to get this posted for you in case you happen to have time to swing by Dallas next week for the opening reception or on your way home. This sounds like […]

Posted: October 23rd, 2008  

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A Few of Our Favourite Things: A Quilt Exhibit at Wellington County Museum & Archives

November 15, 2008 – March 1, 2009 Wellington County Museum & Archives RR#1 Fergus, Ontario (Canada) N1M 2W3 0536 County Road 18 Township of Centre Wellington Opening Reception: Friday, November 14, 2008 Discover the beauty and art of quilting in Wellington County. The Grand Quilt Guild of Fergus showcases their most recent work at Wellington […]

Posted: October 19th, 2008  

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World Alzheimer’s Day (September 21st)

Help honor and remember loved ones who have/had Alzheimer’s disease on World Alzheimer’s Day (September 21) by creating a personalized Virtual Quilt Patch in their memory. Create your own Virtual Quilt Patch. More info. I have, thankfully, never had anyone in my family that has sufferred from this horrible disease. However, I created a patch […]

Posted: September 16th, 2008  

Topics: Charity Quilting, Quilting Events


Online Quilt Auction

The money from the sale of the quilt provides financial assistance to our elderly residents living in Brethren Retirement Community, who have, through no-fault of their own, exhausted their financial resources and the ability to pay for the cost of their care. Brethren Retirement Community is a 501 (c) 3 faith-based nonprofit organization in Ohio. […]

Posted: September 6th, 2008  

Topics: Charity Quilting, Quilting Events