Posts tagged "Quilting"
New on Pinterest: Books for Quilters

New on Pinterest: Books for Quilters

This past fall, we put a call out for library-incubated quilters, and it proved one of the most successful calls we’ve ever done! We heard from tons of librarians who are quilters, and from libraries around the country that host quilting groups, show quilts in gallery spaces, and hold charity quilt auctions to support their...
Always In Stitches at Abington Community Library

Always In Stitches at Abington Community Library

When we first put a call out for library-incubated quilters on the site, I was delighted to connect with Leah Rudolph, Library Director for the Abington Community Library in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, and to learn about Always In Stitches, the quilting group her library hosts regularly.  Always In Stitches not only uses the library space as a studio,...
Featuring: ALA Biblioquilters

Featuring: ALA Biblioquilters

It’s shaping up to be an inspiring fall here at the Library as Incubator Project when it comes to fabric arts and quilting!  Last week, I attended the Wisconsin Quilt Expo with my mom, a school librarian– not only did we come away with a TON of new fabric and ideas, my blog on the...
Wisconsin Quilt Expo & A Call for Library-Incubated Quilters!

Wisconsin Quilt Expo & A Call for Library-Incubated Quilters!

I lived in Lewisburg Pennsylvania for two years when I was the Stadler Poetry Fellow at Bucknell University– smack in the heart of Pennsylvania quilt country.  I saw quilts hanging on clotheslines when I walked to Market Street and when I drove to the grocery store; I found old ones piled in every antique shop...