Quilters by the Sea is a vibrant, nonprofit quilting guild based in Rhode Island. With nearly 100 active members, we meet monthly in Portsmouth, RI, to share ideas, techniques, and camaraderie. We also host workshops, talks, shows, and other events designed to develop the art of quilting.
- Quilt Show Form is ready to download
The form to enter quilts in the May 2019 Bouquet of Quilts Show is ready. We hope you are working hard on your entries! All guild members are encouraged to enter at least one and up to four quilts in the show. Quilt forms are to be mailed or turned in to Susan Rood by […]
- QBS January 2019 Newsletter is ready to download
The Guild Quilt-In is January 3rd at Meraki Studio in Warren from 9:30 – 3:30, our speaker for February is Pam Weeks from the New England Quilt Museum, and our March meeting will be a member yard sale. Preparations are underway for our Quilt Show May 4-5 at the Pennfield School. For this news and […]
- QBS December Newsletter is ready to download
Our Holiday Party on Thursday, December 6, should be on your “to-do” list. Enjoy wonderful music to put you in the holiday mood, food, and drink. Please make it a point to attend! In January, we will have a daytime Quilt-In for one day on-ly, on the usual day of our meeting, Thursday, January 3. We will […]
- QBS November Newsletter is ready to download
A big thank you to Susan Rood and Barbara Niekerk for getting everything organized for the first public showing of our beautiful raffle quilt (donated by Chris Bagley – thank you). Our friends at Meraki Studio (Kristin, Jocelyn, and Liz) graciously offered their space as the site for the quilt’s first public showing, in time for the […]
- QBS October Newsletter is Ready to Download.
Shirley Fisher will be presenting a trunk show on 4 October 2018, “33 years of quilting”. On Saturday, 6 October 2018, Shirley will conduct a workshop, “perfecting your applique skills”, $35 for the cost of the workshop. It will be held at St. Philomena’s School from 9:30-3:30. Please contact Lori Bessette if you are interested […]