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February 3, 2019
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Heather Peterson stands in front of her quilting supplies and creative projects at her home studio in Spicer. Even though Peterson is a quilter for a living, she also has side quilting projects she does for fun. play button
Quintessential quilts: Spicer woman, who draws inspiration from great-grandmother, is 2019 Quilter of the Year
February 3, 2019 - 3:33pm
September 22, 2018
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A quilt from The NAMES Project Foundation honors the lives of AIDS victims.
AIDS Memorial Quilt on display at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
September 22, 2018 - 7:55am
August 20, 2015
Shar Jorgenson of Starbuck presents her popular trunk and demo show “Quiltng from the Heartland” early Thursday afternoon at the Swift County Fair in Appleton. Two more shows are scheduled for today. The fair runs through Sunday. (Rand Middleton | Tribune)
A fair in Appleton
August 20, 2015 - 11:38pm
December 13, 2013
For the last five years women from the Country Quilters group — many of them moms and grandmothers — have volunteered their time and talents to make “lullaby quilts.” Anyone interested in quilting is invited to attend the monthly sessions. Photo by Carolyn Lange
Volunteers make hand-made connections of love and support to babies in Kandiyohi County
December 13, 2013 - 11:15pm
July 26, 2012
A "Little Free Library" replica of Marble Lutheran Church will be part of the 28th annual Quilt Auction event Saturday at Green Lake Bible Camp. (Tribune photo by Jasmine Maki)
Annual quilt auction event is Saturday in Spicer, Minn.
July 26, 2012 - 8:37am
January 8, 2011
Donna Elton takes an up-close look Friday at a quilt made by Carolyn Olson of Willmar. The quilt is on display at the North American State Bank in Willmar. The display features the work of Mary Chalmers of Willmar and the Country Quilters group as part of the bank's continuing community arts showcase. The quilts will remain on display until the end of March. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Quilt exhibit
January 8, 2011 - 12:00am
October 11, 2010
Virginia and Lennard Erickson look over the quilt blocks she fashioned from her husband's neck tie collection dating back to the 1940s. The bow-tie themed quilt will be raffled to benefit the Blomkest Fire Department. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Quilters 'recycle' his Sunday best
October 11, 2010 - 12:00am
January 22, 2010
Rachel Halvorson, an activity assistant at Bethesda Heritage in Willmar, center, displays a quilt Thursday that was stitched in sections by residents Melva Jacobson, from left, Hattie Ronning, Martha Wagner and Clara Janssen. The quilt was later hung at Bethesda. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Piece by piece
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 17, 2009
A closeup photo shows stitching details found on some of the quilts created for this year's Green Lake Bible Camp quilt auction. Tribune photoby Ron Adams
After 25 years, Green Lake quilt auction bigger than ever
July 17, 2009 - 12:00am
May 2, 2009
Bertha Hegreberg, 92, of Willmar shows a quilt she made before her daughter Elaine was born, "and she just turned 70 two weeks ago."  (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Mother-daughter duos featured at weekend quilt show
May 2, 2009 - 11:59pm
Elaine Mead of Grove City works on a quilting machine in her mother's basement. Mead and her mother, Bertha Hegreberg of Willmar, partner on completing dozens of quilting projects. (Tribune photos by Gary Miller)
Quilt show offers variety, demonstrations
May 2, 2009 - 11:59pm
February 23, 2009
Barbara Backlund of Kandiyohi, from left, Sue Klint of Willmar and Liz Pederson of Kandiyohi discuss the pattern used on a quilt that was on display Saturday during a quilt show sponsored by the Kandiyohi Keeping Society in Kandiyohi's Whittier Hall. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Quilt show
February 23, 2009 - 12:00am