Fredericksburg, VA

Book Signings

 


Hold Everything

by Pam Damour and Betty Mitchell

In Hold Everything, you'll find a book packed with projects to hold everything you need: travel bags, knitting/craft basket, evening bags, computer bags, organizers, wheeled carry-on bag (that can hold your sewing machine!) and more. Enjoy a full original embroidery monogram collection, all the full sized patterns and additional embroidery designs in the included CD.

Betty: Thursday 1:00  |  Friday 3:15

Pam: Thursday 11:15  |  Friday 2:30

 

Got Quilts
by Pam Damour
Enjoy 75 pages of color, step by step instructions on how to make 15 fast and fun accessories from unfinished quilts, and quilt blocks. Pam gives you 15 fun projects you can make from unfinished quilts, partial quilt tops, quilt blocks and orphan blocks. Now you can use up all those UFO’s while decorating your home! Projects Include: Tailored Bedskirt, Headboard Slipcover, Pillow Sham, Accent Pillows, Foot Stool Slipcover, Drapery Panels, Tablecloth, Chair Pad and more!
Thursday 11:15  |   Friday 2:30

 

Southern Quilts
by Mary Kerr
n more than 270 color images, hundreds of quilts, juxtaposed for the first time, celebrate and explore the South’s rich quilting history. Quilt expert Mary W. Kerr joins 13 other textile historians to show why Southern quilts have a distinctiveness setting them apart, including factors like their patterns, use of tiny pieces, and specific color choices. Learn how the South’s quilting traditions developed among all socioeconomic levels, and in communities such as African American, Scots Irish, and German. The use of cotton, the prominence of making-do aesthetics, and other characteristics are discussed, with in-depth looks at topics like feed sack use and tri-color quilts. Explore the classic patterns of Crown of Thorns, Whigs’ Defeat, and Double Wedding Ring. Enjoy regional treasures like Texas Rattlesnake, the Shenandoah Valley Farmers Fancy, and many more. This compilation includes quilts from every Deep South state, offering commentary, examples, and insights.
Friday 11:15

Book and Pattern Signing
with Angela Wolf
Friday 1:00  |  Saturday 1:00

       
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