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Archive for May, 2014

Crocheted Artificial Bird Nest Pattern for the Bird Rescue Sanctuary

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Linda Gilbert tested out a crochet pattern for bird nests for the Bird Rescue Sanctuary. She went by the sanctuary and they told her what quality of nest is needed. A sample will be by the Block of the Month display at guild meetings. For the pattern, see¬†Crocheted Artificia lBird Nest. Thanks, Linda, for figuring […]

The California Sesquicentennial Quilt

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

In May of 1996, the California Sesquicentennial Commission asked the California Heritage Quilt Project to create a special quilt to reflect California’s 58 counties through picture images. Over the span of 15 months, a pictorial masterpiece was created by 67 quilt artists. Over the course of 8 months, more than 150 select quilters from Northern […]