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  1. Mary Jo ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Janesville Gazette

    ... and career to the field of nursing where she achieved recognition/levels of BSN, RN, and CNOR. Mary enjoyed quilting, horseback riding, spending time with her horses and donkeys, sitting by the fire, traveling and spending time with family, ...

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  2. Quilt club marks 20 yearsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 14 | Lethbridge Herald

    A shared love of quilting formed the basis for a rural southern Alberta club that recently marked its 20th anniversary. Members of the Great Canadian Quilt Club, along with other quilt enthusiasts, celebrated the milestone Dec. 3 with a gathering at the Hill Spring Community Centre that included a light lunch and door prizes, courtesy of generous sponsors in Cardston, Raymond, Claresholm and Lethbridge.

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  3. Community Calendar: December 13, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Rio Blanco Herald Times

    ... p.m. through Feb. 26 (except Dec. 25 and Jan 1.) ERBM Recreation and Park District. Call 878-3403 for details. - Quilting Group. Tuesdays from 1-9 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library. All are welcome. Come during hours that fit your schedule. Bring ...

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  4. Scholarship fund holds quilt raffleRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 13 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... and the metropolitan area. She also enjoys exploring arts and crafts as well. Currently her love of design is quilting. Each year, Wooten donates a beautiful quilt for the fundraiser. If you haven't won yet, there is still hope. Next year in the ...

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  5. Evelyn KyserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Brunswick News

    ... Nurse as an infectious disease specialist with the Glynn County Health Department. Evelyn had a passion for quilting. Many people have been blessed with a gift of one of her quilts; if you have been gifted a quilt by Evelyn, the family has asked ...

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  6. Family night at Crackpots and other Longmont-area events Dec. 13, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | LongmontFYI

    ... an annual group lunch; 8:30 a.m., Longmont Senior Center, 910 Longs Peak Ave., Longmont; $1; longmontcolorado.gov . Quilting by hand - Old-fashioned quilting is an event for those who pay to bring in their own quilt tops to be worked on by the ...

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  7. Senior Center news and updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... - The BFASC Quilters meet the second Wednesday of the month at 9 a.m. Need help starting or finishing a quilting project? These Ladies have a wealth of knowledge and experience. - Nickle Bingo is held every Tuesday starting at 12:30 p.m. with 20 ...

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  8. Style Edit: Saint Laurent's new bags channel uptown eleganceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | South China Morning Post

    ... on the Niki appears more reserved than the Collge's plumper matelass or quilt-like stitch. The Niki's flat-quilting complements the distressed look, achieved by drum-drying the wrinkled leather for three days until it reaches a semi-matt, ...

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  9. Sunday, Sunday, Getting Stuff Done Day at Fairview Fine Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Fairview Post

    ... it, they won't form part of the final product.CHRIS EAKIN/FAIRVIEW POST/POSTMEDIA NETWORK Lori White was working on quilting a wall hanging she had decorated with applicque - pictures made up of pieces of fabric sewn to the background material.CHRIS ...

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  10. Fingers Fly As Quilts BeginRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | The Madison Courier

    After her children moved on to college and beyond - and after she retired from the Clifty Creek Power Plant - Madison resident Carol Sparks found more time for sewing. Last night she was among four students at the Jefferson County Public Library in Madison for a class in beginning quilting.

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  11. Snug DisplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Observer

    ... now items created for fun and for future generations of family to enjoy. "It's entertainment," Macumber related. "Quilting is something warm a it makes me think of warmth. My grandkids always say, 'We love your quilts a we love to be underneath your ...

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  12. Quilting ArtsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 10 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Quilting Arts promises a new look for quilting television, with something for everyone who loves quilting. The show combines basic traditional quilt techniques every quilter needs to know with contemporary art designs and techniques.

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  13. Boulder County quilters sending handmade warmth, love to California fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Denver Post

    Coal Creek Canyon resident Christine Jacques works on a quilt Saturday with the charity quilting group that has made about 50 quilts that will be sent to victims of the Paradise, Calif., wildfire. Tucked away in the most unlikely of places, an office park in Gunbarrel, a group of women from around the Boulder area gathered Saturday to impart love and warmth to those suffering from loss in the aftermath of the wildfires in Paradise, Calif.

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  14. Life on the Oregon Trail heavily influenced quiltingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Riverdale Press

    ... on the sale of cotton cloth. The acts were repealed in 1774, and cotton cloth manufacture in England burgeoned. Quilting was done for many different purposes depending on economic status and era. Women were in charge of seeing to the clothing and ...

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  15. 1930s quilt recreated for Streator Unlimited raffle prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | The Times

    ... Katrein, Helen Cheatham, Francis Ingram, Phyllis Maddux, Ardena Riss and Judy Bliss. Members of the Knot a Stich quilting group pieced together a quilt using 1930s prints for the Streator Unlimited Foundation to use as a raffle prize. The quilt ...

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  16. Over 100 quilts donated to Ronald McDonald House to honor late friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Channel3000

    A Madison quilting guild crafted over 100 quilts to donate to Madison's Ronald McDonald House on Saturday in honor of their friend and fellow quilter, who tragically passed away. Anne Smith was a skilled craftsperson who was beloved by the High Country Quilters group.

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  17. Quilts of Valor - November 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Melvin served from 1951 to 1953 in Korea with the 25th Infantry. The quilt top was made by Denise Urban Joslin; quilting by Amy Schartz Mellor. From left: Larry Buczinski, Amy Schartz Mellor, Melvin Urban, Denise Joslin and Boe Levingston. United ...

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  18. Quilts and Prints at Schlow: Young People Respond to Gee's Bend ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Statecollege.com

    CONNIE COUSINS/For the Gazette Several young students have made quilts to display at Schlow Centre Region Library through December. Pictured, from left, are Elaine Elledge, printmaking teacher and her son, Peter; Lorelei Hilling Keil; Bennu Dukel; Ruth Anstrom; Katie Loomis-Adams; Faith Kingsley; and Anne Burgevin, quilting teacher.

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  19. WARWICK - The Warwick Valley Quilters' Guild gave its 200,000th Quilt ...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Warwick Advertiser

    ... Quilters support Quilts of Valor by providing donations of material, making quilt blocks and quilt tops, longarm quilting the quilts, and binding the quilts. The group said that more than 203 quilts have been made since August 2011 for the national ...

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  20. Leon Historical Society hosts Snowman PartyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Observer

    A great time was had by all at the Leon Historical Society's Quilting Party. The group met at 8:30 a.m. and fired up the sewing machines after some coffee and donut.

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