Hallockville Museum Farm: Community Raffle Quilt


COMMUNITY RAFFLE QUILT

 

Our warmest and most sincere thank you to the members of the Hallockville Quilt and Stitch Group! This dedicated group of needlewomen have completed a beautiful quilt to be raffled off for the benefit of Hallockville Museum Farm! Read More Below

The Quilt and Stitch is interested in preserving and sharing the hand folk arts of quilting and needlework in a historic setting. They do hand quilting/piecing, embroidery, machine sewing/piecing, show and tell, discussions, sweets and treats, demonstrating, and more! The Quilt and Stitch Group is a fun and casual group that gets together at Hallockville the third Saturday of the month. Check Hallockville.com for specific times and dates on our calendar. The Quilt and Stitch Group always welcomes new members of all different skill levels! To find out more visit the Quilt and Stitch Group Website.

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“Summer Twilight” Raffle Quilt

“Summer Twilight Quilt” Designed by C.Klos, Constructed by members of the Hallockville Quilt and Stitch Group (HQASG) (without whose herculean efforts and many nights sewing, this quilt would not be a reality) A. Lamberti, P. Capasso, A. Hinderhofer, U. Woods, R. Monaco, H. Reycroft, M. Herold, M. Deuel, C. Klos, Quilted by N.Boyer of Myerstown, PA.

This queen sized quilt was designed in the Electric Quilt software using traditional pieced and appliqued blocks, and a custom arc for the outer border. The applique is done by machine. Both the piecing and applique were done by a group of ladies and the results are beautiful. It will be machine quilted and ready for display at the Fall Festival in September. All fabrics were donated, so this is a true (but coordinated) scrap quilt, made of several different yellow, blue and green fabrics. It is called Summer Twilight because of the sunny colors and blues of twilight as the hot sun goes down. We hope it will remind you to slow down, remember simpler times and enjoy the Long Island Summer.

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To Purchase Raffle Tickets
Raffle tickets are $5 for 6 chances.
Raffle tickets can be purchased in person by stopping by Miss Ella’s Gift Shop at Hallockville Museum Farm (6038 Sound Ave, Riverhead) Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm &  
Saturday and Sunday 12pm to 4pm  
 
 
Raffle tickets are non-refundable. Winner need not be present to win. The Raffle will be drawn at the 2018 Fleece and Fiber Fair at Hallockville Museum Farm in May.
All raffle proceeds directly support Hallockville’s not for profit activities.
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