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.
- QBS September 2019 Newsletter ready to download!
Our presenter for the September 5 meeting is Tina Craig, who will be showing her work using English paper piecing and foundation paper piecing techniques. Her workshop on Saturday, September 7, will feature a little of each technique. To learn about this year’s programs and workshops, sew days, and lots of other news, you can read […]
- QBS June 2019 Newsletter ready to download!
Congratulations to the entire Guild for our lovely quilt show in May. It takes an entire Guild to put on such a fine show. Thank you to co-chairs Janet Roche and Kristin Meranda and to the many, many people (members, spouses, friends, grandchildren, etc.) who helped make the show so successful. Because of our busy agenda […]
- Guild President Gail Palazzolo is on the Rhode Show!
Our fearless leader, President Gail Palazzolo, has been doing a great job talking up our Quilt Show on May 4-5. Here she is on the Rhode Show talking about our guild and our show. Barbara Niekirk’s butterfly quilt looks amazing! We hope you have done your part by telling your friends and family, hanging posters […]
- QBS May 2019 Newletter ready to download!
We are all in final preparation mode for the Guild’s 17th biennial quilt show, A Bouquet of Quilts, on May 4 and 5. Just a reminder there is no meeting in May as we are focusing all our energies on the quilt show. Please come to the show – there will be so much to see […]
- Quilt Show May 4 – 5 The Pennfield School. Portsmouth, RI
Quilters by the Sea will be holding it 17th biennial quilt show, “Bouquet of Quilts,” May 4-5, 2019 at the Pennfield School in Portsmouth, RI. There will be more than a hundred quilts made by our members, vendors offering supplies, fabrics and other items of interest, a raffle quilt and raffle baskets, a boutique table […]