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Grand Lake Stream Folk Art Festival
For the second year, members of St. Croix
Quilters were asked to fill the quilt tent at the
annual Folk Art Festival in Grand Lake Stream, ME.
Members and friends displayed many stunnings works
and several were sold to festival goers.
Presentation of Hospice Quilts
At our June business meeting, over 40 quilts were
presented to representatives from Hospice
organizations from Charlotte County, NB and
Washington County, ME. Pictures above include
Barbara Barnett, Marlene Wilbur, Wanda Pollock,
Cathy Jackson and Susan Schnier.
Doll and Wardrobe Raffle
Members have gone above and
beyond creating a collection of hand-made clothes
and accessories to fit an 18" doll (like American
Girl and others). In addition to the doll in
the box wearing red glasses (the brunette is not
part of the raffle, but her gown and fur stole are),
the raffle also includes lots and lots of clothes, shoes,
suitcase, set of drawers, wooden wardrobe with
hangers and bed complete
with pillow, sheets and quilt.
See any member
for tickets ($1 each or 6/$5); the drawing will take
place the afternoon of July 28 at the Grand Lake
Stream Folk Art Festival.
will be used for our Hospice Fund.
The winner of the raffle was Bonnie Hunter.
A New St. Croix Quilters
Quilting in the Schools
Since January, several members have organized and
conducted sewing classes during after-school
programs at three local elementary schools,
Woodland, Princeton and Calais. Pictured above
is Jane Eaton helping a Calais student make a