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Stitching away the time: Quilt projects fill hours for 93-year-old Bob Shore

March 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON, Minn. — One by one, Bob Shore carries the quilts into the living room, spreading them out on the floor to display.
The first ones are recent creations, made from fabric panels featuring wildlife or farm scenes.
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“Rockstar quilter” settles in Two Harbors

February 7, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

With dreadlocks, tattoos and gauged ears, Karen McTavish doesn’t look like your typical quilter, but she’s found great success in the quilting world. The offbeat quilter has recently settled down in Two Harbors. Continue Reading

Crazy Quilters Guild perfects craft

March 3, 2012 in Park Rapids Enterprise

“A bed without a quilt is like a sky without stars”
Quilts are the quintessential gift. The handcrafted works represent not only time and talent, but compassion, time spent to comfort the beneficiary. Continue Reading

FACES: Quilting long a big part of Helen Farrell’s life

October 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Quilting has always been a big part of Helen Farrell’s life
Big and little, bold- and pastel-colored, Helen Farrell has sewn an array of quilts during the past 50 years or so.

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Quilt show set this weekend in Huron

September 20, 2011 in The Daily Republic

HURON The South Dakota Quilt Show will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, at Crossroads Convention Center, Huron.
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Quilters to descend on Thief River Falls on Saturday

October 14, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Quilters from across the northern Plains and Canada will be in Thief River Falls on Saturday to learn more about their art form. The Thief River Falls Quilt Guild is hosting a Quilt College featuring a variety of classes for quilters of all skill levels. Continue Reading

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