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Dresden Neighborhood Workshop

Thursday evening and again on Saturday morning, the Guild hosted our March workshop - the Dresden Neighborhood, designed by Kim Lapecek of Persimon Dreams and taught by Michelle Banton,  of Lunenburg, Mass.   The Zoom gathering brought together twenty-three quilters who got busy constructing their own unique neighbourhoods. The concept is a simple one - a dresden plate using your…
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14 March 2021
Monthly meetings

Happy Valentine’s Day!

It's February already and so far, winter has not been too bad. In fact, Shubenacadie Sam is predicting an early spring! However, there is little doubt that there are still some snow days in store, though quilters know they are just another good excuse to spend the day stitching. Cathy D's Fall Growth More than 40 Guild members joined the…
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7 February 2021
Monthly meetings

Happy New Year!

Well, 2021 is here at last and surely will be better to us than 2020. Our quilting year is off to a good start with our first meeting held on January 4. While the meeting was virtual once again, before too long we hope to see you all again in person. For those of you who decided to participate in…
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11 January 2021
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MBQG Annual Retreat 2020

The Quarterdeck MBQG’s 3rd annual Retreat at the Quarterdeck in Summerville was a success again this year. With all that is going on we were very lucky to be able to have those few days together to enjoy sewing and friendship. Table with a view Laughter and ideas were freely shared. Days were spent sewing with an occasional walk on…
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27 November 2020
Monthly meetings

Off to a ‘Zoom-ing’ Start

Memories of Spring, Summer and Fall - made by Sandra Roch, from a Becky Goldsmith design - how fitting for these times! Well, we proved it could be done! This time last year, most of us would not have imagined holding a virtual Guild meeting but that seems a very long time ago. Zoom  has now become a way of…
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21 September 2020
Monthly meetings

Are You Ready?

The fall is always an exciting time for the Guild, with the first meeting of the year just around the corner. It's a chance to reconnect with our quilting friends, check out the new books in the library, sign up for workshops, show off our own summer quilt projects (and ooh and aah over everyone else's) and start making plans…
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25 August 2020
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*A Note from our President

Hello Fellow Quilters, I hope all are safe and well while adapting to our new normal during Covid 19. From Facebook posts to chats, I see that many of you are using time to finish off UFO’s or to begin new projects. I already had plenty of time to quilt so I am not producing too much more than before…
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4 May 2020