Foothill Quilters Guild

From functional to fancy, quilts make their mark

Sure, you can call them “material girls,” but their hearts are in the right place. The ladies from the Foothill Quilters Guild regularly donate their creations to the ...

It’s a prime time for patchwork

Most people would not hang a bedspread on their walls for decoration, let alone frame it. But quilts; now that’s another story. A good quilt can be a work of art. In fact, wh ...

Foothill Quilters Guild prepares for annual show

A horde of quilters is preparing to take over the Gold Country Fairgrounds. April 14 and 15 will see the annual Foothill Quilters Guild quilt show in Auburn, where nearly 300 quilt ...

April showered in entertaining activities

Auburn’s entertainment scene has a spring in its step this month, offering plenty of fun throughout April. Film festival “Reel Classy Broads” is the theme for the Auburn Pl ...

Fabric arts focus of show

The Foothill Quilters Guild wants to show everyone that fabric is fabulous. The guild takes over the Gold Country Fairgrounds this weekend for its annual quilt show, which feature ...

Go explore Auburn’s fun, festive side this month

No foolin’–– Auburn has some crowd pleasers on its social calendar this month. Here’s a sampling of the colorful, hands-on, heart-racing in-town action occurring in April ...

Quilters display their needlework expertise at Gold Country Fair

A piece of American heritage is thriving at the Gold Country Fair this weekend. Two local quilting guilds are keeping their art alive while educating fellow quilters and helpin ...

Block Party

Swaddled in a bold green and purple quilted vest with gold and green sparkly strands of beads draping from her neck, Marylee Drake points out something that really pops. She gest ...