a chapter of Pine Tree Quilters Guild of Maine
were joined by members of Down East Quilters Guild of Machias and
Charlotte County Quilters Guild
of St. Stephen, who brought many decorated paper bags filled with food for
the local food pantry.
A few of us pose for a picture. Front row (l to r) Edie Marsh, Grace
Nelson, Sandy Hill, Jean Herrick, Eva Severance. Back row (l to r)
Sharon Bala, Heidi Nelson, Dana Bard,
Sharon Foss, Anita Johnson, Mary Ann O'Brien, Linda Throckmorton, and
organizers: (l to r) Special Events Committee chairperson Anita Johnson
and committee members, Sandy Hill, and Mary Ann O'Brien.
Hawaiian fabric challenge
participants (l to r) Anita Johnson, Dana Bard, Joline Cook, Eva
Severance, Linda Throckmorton (winner), and Sandy Hill.
Annual Fall Shop Hop
Gathering steam at Cascade
Park in Bangor before beginning shopping at Joann Fabrics. (Front row
l to r) Marcia Carlow & Sandy Hill. (Middle row l to r) Sue
Dible, Shirley Slauenwhite, Anita Johnson (in costume), and Dana Bard.
(Back row l to r) Cyril Francis, Constance King, Teresa Porter, Mary
Smith, Cindy Pollock, and Mary Ann O'Brien.
Also participating was
Bonnie Hunter, who took the photo.
Our official "Shop-Hopper" (Anita Johnson)
gets approving nods at The Quilted Cabin in Orland from guild president
Dana Bard (center) and Shirley Slauenwhite (left).
"Oogling" over bolts of fabric at
Sewing by the Sea in Trenton are (l to r) Mary Smith,
and Cindy Pollock.
addition to the shops listed above, we also visited
Nancy's Sewing Center
in Belfast and The Big Chicken Barn in Ellsworth.