It has been over 7 months since our last in person event, so we are excited to announce an Outdoor Library Day for for Saturday, July 10th (rain date July 12th), 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Perth Lions Hall parking lot. To ensure we stay within the Ontario reopening guidelines, you'll need to … Continue reading Library Day in July
May’s Block of the Month is The Treasure Chest. Located near Morpeth, Ontario, the pattern has special significance to the area as it has been inspired by a real search for treasure. For members of Block of the Month, your pattern will be emailed to you on Monday May 24th This is the final block … Continue reading Final BOM of 2020-21!
This month’s block is the Hunter’s Star. The original Hunter’s Star was designed with diamond shapes but this pattern uses easy half-square triangles instead. The Barn Quilt is located near Harrow, Ontario and affectionately named Ruby Blue in memory of the owner’s great grandmother. For members of Block of the Month, your pattern will be … Continue reading April BOM is a Star!
This month’s barn quilt is located near Dashwood Ontario. The block is called “Young Man’s Fancy” although some of you may know it as the more recent name, “Goose in the Pond”. This was the first block that the property owner had pieced. The black and white colours represent the Holstein cows raised on the … Continue reading Sew Up A “Young Man’s Fancy”
March 20 is a day to celebrate quilting — whether we call it International Quilting Day, Worldwide Quilting Day or National Quilting Day. And hopefully it's a day you can dedicate to sewing. If you haven't already found a special project, here are a few links to events going on. Take a look and maybe … Continue reading What are you doing March 20?