Press Release

Museum to host Mariner’s Compass workshop for quilters

CASTINE, Maine — 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 section of a mariner’s compass block intermediate class.

Advance registration is required, as is purchasing a copy of Carol Doak’s book “Mariner Compass Stars.” The cost of the workshopis $15.  The cost of the book is $28.95 plus tax.

For information or to register, call 207-326-9247 or email