Quilters Connecting With Quilters is a major theme within the Cornerstone Quilters Guild.

If you are a member of the Cornerstone Quilters Guild and make quilts or do quilting as a home business and want to connect with other members to let them know all about you, this is the place for you.  Please send your name, email address, telephone number and a brief description of your services to webmaster Nancy Rojas (nyrojas1@yahoo.com) and she will post this information on the website.


Long-arm Quilting Services


Guild Member Marty Richardson I have a midarm machine quilting set up I would like to sell: Janome 1600p with the Grace Pinnacle Frame extends to 108 inches. Many extras: laser light, groovy boards, extra bobbins and pressure feet. Please contact Marty at marinercomp@verizon.net

Sue Ahnrud/Ponaganset Quiltery – Chepachet, RI    Facebook page at Ponaganset Quiltery 401-568-4196  ahnrud@cox.net


Judy Bachand/Neighborhood Quilts  860-377-6321 or 860-963-2028  neighborhoodquilts@charter.net


Pat Bourque/The Gilded Quilt  978-790-8387  email: patbourque@verizon.net  Long-arm Quilting Services / handmade bags/purses, wall art and more.



DVD Library

The guild has purchased the several following DVDs on various quilting topics and techniques for borrowing by members.  They are:

  • Hand and Machine Applique ; The Karen Kay Buckley Way
  • Sally Collins Teaches You to Precision Piece
  • Alex Anderson Teaches You to Start Quilting
  • Carol Doak Teaches You to Paper Piece
  • Hawaiian Quilting with Nancy Lee Chong
  • Fons and Porter: Master Class-Perfect Binding
  • Why Quilts Matter:  History, Art & Politics, a PBS documentary sponsored by the Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc., not airing in our area.  Check out its website –  www.whyquiltsmatter.org – for more info about this nine-part series
  • Dr. Bob’s Thread Therapy; Superior Thread
  • Becky Goldsmith & Linda Jenkins Teaches You  Applique the Piece O’Cake Way
  • Mary Stori Teaches You Beading on Fabric
  • Joyce Becker Teaches You Landscape Quilting
  • Diane McClun & Laura Nownes Teach You Beginning Quilting Making
  • Elly Sienkiewicz Teaches You Beginning Baltimore Applique
  • Judith Baker Montano Teaches You Crazy Quilting
  • Machine Applique for the Terrified Quilter, presented by Sharon Pederson
  • Fast and Free ; The Beginner’s Guide to Fast & Easy Free-Motion Machine Quilting
  • Free Motion Fun with Feathers; The Machine Quilters Guide to Creating Beautiful Feather Motifs
  • Eleanor Burns and Machine Quilting

  • Machine Quilting Skill Builder Volume 1

  • Machine Quilter Skill Builder Volume 2

  • Free Motion Quilting for Newbies

  • Ann Fahl Free Motion Embroidery

  • Fons and Porter How to Use Special Rulers

Borrowing Limit:  1 month.

Please see Guild Librarian Karen Murphy to the LEFT of the Sanctuary, either before or after each meeting to pick up or return the borrowed DVD.

Free Tutorials available on the Internet

A tutorial from our own Hollice Turnbow! YES!  His 6-Part series “Quilt as Desired” is now showing on the Stencil Co web site Go To:  http://stencilco-mingle.blogspot.com/

Connecting Thread Website Tutorials:  Do you need help with English Paper Piecing or Foundation Piecing, or struggle to use you latest special ruler. The good people, Georgianna in particular, from Connecting Threads have stated that YES….we are free to cite their website and invite you to find some great tutorials:

Go To:  http://www.connectingthreads.com.   Click on “Freebies”; then Select “Tutorials”; then Select “Videos”

Local Quilt Shops:

Appletree Fabrics, 850 Southbridge Street, Auburn, MA  01501   Tel. 508-832-5562   http://www.appletreefabricsonline.com/


Charlton Sewing Center, 12 Stafford Street, Charlton, MA   01507   Tel. 508-248-6632   http://charltonsewingcenter.com/


Fabric Stash, 45A Sturbridge Road, Charlton, MA   01507   Tel. 508-248-0600   http://fabstash.com/


Meetinghouse Fabric & Trim, 83 Main Street, Wales, MA  01081   Tel. 413-245-1235   http://www.meetinghousefabric.com/


Quilt and Cabbage, 538 Main Street, Fiskdale, MA   01518   Tel. 508-347-3023


Sturbridge Quilting and Sewing Center, 559 Main Street, Sturbridge Marketplace, 102 Sturbridge, MA   01566    Tel. 508-347-6500   http://www.sturbridgequiltandsew.com  



Favorite Links:

New England Quilt Museum:  www.nequiltmuseum.org

Free Quilt Patterns & lots of other quilting tools and info:  www.freequiltpatterns.info

Free Quilt Block Patterns:   www.quilterscache.com