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Museum exhibit features maritime items from local collector

By wilsonmuseum on June 08, 2012, at 11:34 a.m.
CASTINE | The Castine Historical Society and the Wilson Museum have arranged a joint exhibit, “Celebrating Allie Ryan’s Maritime Passion,” on display through Sept. 30 at the Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St. The exhibit is contains 46 items from the Allie Ryan collection recently given to the society and …

Museum to host Mariner’s Compass workshop for quilters

By wilsonmuseum on June 01, 2012, at 11:02 a.m.
CASTINE | A Mariner’s Compass paper-piecing workshop will be held 1-5 Tuesday, June 19, at the Wilson Museum, 120 Perkins St. Deb Norton of A Straight Stitch Quilt and Sew Shop in Brewer will lead a group of up to 10 quilters through the steps of paper piecing a …

Solve a quilting mystery at the Wilson Museum

By wilsonmuseum on May 31, 2012, at 2:33 p.m.
CASTINE | Love mysteries and like to quilt? Join the staff of the Wilson Museum 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, in the Meeting Room at 112 Perkins St. in Castine for a Mystery Table Runner Workshop. The mystery story is in seven chapters and begins with a prologue including …
Close-up of signed square from friendship quilt in Wilson Museum's collection.

Understanding Friendship Quilts at Wilson Museum

By wilsonmuseum on May 30, 2012, at 1:46 p.m.
CASTINE | Inspired by a recently donated friendship quilt from the Brooksville area, the Wilson Museum has invited Lynne Bassett to give a lecture, “The Romantic Era: Understanding Friendship Quilts,”  at at 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, at the museum, 120 Perkins St. The friendship quilt fashion was at …
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Signed friendship block from quilt on display at Wilson Museum, Castine.

Understanding Friendship Quilts Lecture in Castine

By wilsonmuseum on May 30, 2012, at 11:37 a.m.
Inspired by a recently donated friendship quilt from the Brooksville area, the Wilson Museum has invited Lynne Bassett to give a lecture entitled The Romantic Era: Understanding Friendship Quilts at the Museum on 120 Perkins Street in Castine on Tuesday, June 5th at 3 p.m. The friendship quilt fashion was …
 
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