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Update to Quilt Show Volunteer Schedule

Hello to all our lovely stitchers! Pamela has updated our volunteer schedule and it is filling in, but we still need some help. We could really use some greeters for Friday afternoon and roaming hostesses Saturday aft[...] Read More »

Latimer Quilt & Textile Center Newsletter Issued

The Friends of Latimer Quilt & Textile Center have issued the Latimer's Loose Threads newsletter for September/October Early Edition. Latimer 83 September October 2023 There is a weavers exhibit going on in Sep[...] Read More »

What’s New at 2023 Quilts By The Sea

1.  DEMOS are back with 2 a day, quilted post cards and wine cozy.  Kits will be available to purchase at Guild booth for $5, all proceeds going to the Guild. 2. BLACK DRAPES have replaced the old white sheets. 3.  [...] Read More »

Small Quilts Displayed at Newport Library

Don’t miss it! During July, the Newport Public Library is displaying 16 quilts made by OCQG members for the quilt show small quilt auction. Library visitors are invited to view the quilts and vote for a favorite. Th[...] Read More »

A Friday Happiness – Quilter’s Psalm

Quilter’s Psalm Quilting is my hobby. I shall not want. It maketh me to walk in the isles of a fabric shop and buy yards of calicos and solids to put into drawers for future quilts. It satisfyeth my soul. Yea, th[...] Read More »

Thanks to our Quilt Show volunteers but we still need more

Reminder that July 4 is the last day to submit registrations and pictures of quilts to be displayed at our Quilt Show. Before you start watching fire works, take pictures and submit with your registration so we can have [...] Read More »

Latimer Quilt & Textile Center Newsletter issued

The July/August 2023 newsletter Latimer's Loose Threads from the Friends of of Latimer Quilt & Textile Center has been issued. Latimer 82 July August 2023 There is a cute article about tea cozies for tea totall[...] Read More »

What’s New at 2023 Quilts By The Sea

1.  NOT ENOUGH QUILTS, 156 registered now from only 45 members. We need more to fill the gyms.  Call Jane or Barbara if you need help with registering quilts.  We wonder why the quilt numbers are down by 100 this year[...] Read More »

Volunteers still needed for Quilt Show

Thank you to all who have volunteered so far to make our Quilt Show a success, but we still need more help. Please review the volunteer schedule to see where you may have some time to give. To get to the volunteer schedu[...] Read More »

Lots of Events Coming Up Mark Your Calendars

FINISHING SCHOOL Finishing School will be meeting on June 22 from 10 to 4 at the Carriage House at the Lincoln County Historical Museum at 545 SW 9th St, Newport. It is a great time to work on a project without bein[...] Read More »

Volunteers Needed for the Quilt Show

The current volunteer schedule is posted and we need more volunteers.  To get to the volunteer schedule, go to the Quilt Show page and access the Volunteer Schedule link at the bottom of the page. To sign up to volun[...] Read More »

Do you procrastinate?

I know I do and need to have a deadline to get things done. I make lists either on paper or in my head and love to tick them off working toward a deadline. We have a deadline, JULY 4, 2023, to register a quilt. BUT it wo[...] Read More »

Quilter’s Surprise and Nifty Notions Raffles

Members, we are coming to you with a dilemma. We are not breaking even with raffle ticket sales for Quilters Surprise/Nifty Notions, even though I am doing my best to stay within the $60 budget. The value of the gifts [...] Read More »

Small Quilt Auction at Quilt Show

Are you making a small quilt for the auction? Or do you have one that you could donate? This sunflower was Karen Oetjen’s orphan block finished by Jean Amundson. So far, 14 small quilts have been donated for the[...] Read More »

Upcoming Events

Habitat for Humanity Home and Garden, Saturday, May 27th Volunteers needed to fill 2 hour shifts between 10am to 6pm. We will be selling Quilt Raffle tickets in our booth. Please call or text Lindanne Perdue if you ca[...] Read More »

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