Old Fashioned Hand Quilting Sewing Bee

The following is written by one of our guild members, who shares the interesting story of years ago when she would join with a group of quilting friends and they would hand quilt together: I would like to think that by reading my account, it may help some of today's quilters better appreciate the progress [...]

By |2021-11-30T16:45:18-05:00November 30th, 2021|uncategorized|0 Comments

2019 Quilt Show Featured Quilter: Peg Dougherty

Article reprinted from The Aegis newspaper, highlighting Peg Dougherty, our 2019 Quilt Show Featured Quilter: Peg Dougherty of Pylesville will be the featured quilter at Quilting on the Line Quilt Guild’s biennial quilt show Nov. 2 and 3, 2019. The guild is a group that promotes fellowship for quilters of all ages and talents [...]

By |2020-01-22T09:10:52-05:00November 2nd, 2019|uncategorized|0 Comments

Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes, work never begun. –Christina Rossetti, author, poet

Dear QOL... Can anything be sadder than work left unfinished? Yes, work never begun. -- Christina Rossetti, author, poet Finishing all your projects. Don't bother. The whole reason we begin new projects is to enjoy that satisfying blast of creativity that comes with starting something new. -- Laura Wasilowski, quilter, instructor, designer, funny person [...]

By |2019-08-28T01:05:46-04:00March 12th, 2019|uncategorized|0 Comments

Accept Compliments and Give Yourself the Recognition You’ve Earned

Reprinted from the January 2019 newsletter. Dear QOL, Research shows that people tend to dwell more on mistakes, short-comings, and failures than on accomplishments and successes. There may be an evolutionary reason why that tends to be true, but the opposite is surprisingly beneficial. Accepting compliments has been shown to increase our actual well-being—even [...]

By |2019-08-28T01:10:36-04:00February 4th, 2019|uncategorized|0 Comments

2019 Area Quilt Shows

March 8-17, 2019- Quilts around the Bay Shop Hop Various shops along the Eastern Shore https://www.facebook.com/QuiltsAroundTheBay/ National Quilting Day, March 16, 2019 https://quiltalliance.org/nationalquiltingday/ Quilt Expo - Baltimore Heritage Quilters Guild, Mar. 23, 2019 – Mar. 24, 2019 https://www.visitmaryland.org/event/quilt-expo-baltimore-heritage-quilters-guild AQS QuiltWeek, March 27-29, 2019, Lancaster County Convention Center. http://www.quiltweek.com/locations/lancaster-pa/ The Lancaster Quilt Show, March 27-30, [...]

By |2019-08-28T00:56:27-04:00January 3rd, 2019|uncategorized|0 Comments

Quilt Retreat at Penn National

Join Us Next Year for Our 4th Annual Quilt Retreat Thur Jan 16-Sun Jan 19, 2020 2019 Quilt Retreat Note: The information below is based on our 2019 retreat.  Most of the information will still be applicable for 2020. However, some details, such as rates, meal itinerary, etc. are subject to [...]

By |2019-08-28T02:16:41-04:00October 16th, 2018|uncategorized|5 Comments

Needle Art Exhibit at Fort Hunter Mansion and Park

Looking for something fun and interesting to do this summer?  Visit Fort Hunter Mansion in Harrisburg, PA for their Needle Art Exhibit which runs now through June 17.  In fact, some works by our very own Kathleen Kellar are on display!  For details, visit https://forthunter.org/events/needle-art-exhibit/

By |2019-08-28T00:57:57-04:00May 31st, 2018|uncategorized|0 Comments

Is Your Old Spool of Thread Still Good To Use?

That age old question (pun intended) among quilters and sewists. Is it ok to use your old thread? Read the article here by Bluprint Is Your Old Spool of Thread Still Good to Use? about this very topic.  Thank you to Sherry Burkins for submitting this article idea to repost here. My Old Thread [...]

By |2019-03-05T09:10:21-05:00March 15th, 2018|uncategorized|2 Comments
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