Quilt Guild to Raffle ‘Colusa Barn Dance’

2016 - Barn Dance Quilt-1The Pacific Flyway Quilters spotlighted its annual opportunity quilt during May Surprise last Saturday.

Called, the “Colusa Barn Dance”, the king size quilt is made up of Log Cabin blocks as well as Barn Blocks.  E

“Each barn has its own quilt block in the barn door,” said Yvonne Phenicie, President of the Pacific Flyway Quilt Guild.

The quilt was designed and stitched by Yvonne Phenicie and machine quilted by Mary Womble, both of Colusa.

“The quilt was designed with the theme of this years quilt show to be held in October,” said Phenicie.

The Pacific Flyway Quilters Guild Quilt Show is titled “Farm + Fabric = Family”, and will be held at the Community Center Building at the Colusa County Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 1, 2016.

“It will be a one day show with many quilts on display as well as a special exhibit of “Tramp Art” made by David Womble using nothing but found items,” said Phenicie, “you should come check it out!”

The quilt show will also feature There will also be raffle baskets full of wonderful quilting related items.

If you would like to partake in the opportunity to win the “Colusa Barn Dance” quilt, tickets are available for purchase at $1.00 each; 6 tickets for $5.00; or a Quilters Dozen 13 for $10.00. The drawing will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016. Tickets can be purchased through a Pacific Flyway members; or contact Yvonne at (530) 300-6770 or email yphenicie@yahoo.com. Additionally, the opportunity quilt will be on display during the Colusa County Fair, in the Main Exhibit Building where tickets will also be available.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2007. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at lloyd@colusacountynews.net or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.