MSU Sponsors Quilt Trail Gathering August 11, 2012
Dr. Julie Avery, Michigan State University, will facilitate a gathering
in Marion, MI on Saturday, August 11, to encourage interested individuals
from throughout Michigan to learn about starting or growing a quilt trail.
The Osceola Quilt Trail will host the event at the Marion United Methodist
Church, beginning at 9:30 am. Advance registration is encouraged.
Participants can expect roundtable discussions on Community Involvement,
Quilt Blocks 101 – Designing, Drafting, Painting and Installation of Quilt
Blocks, Promoting and Financing a Quilt Trail, and Assessing the Economic
Impact of Quilt Trails on Rural Communities.