Sewing Face Masks

You’ve likely heard of the shortage of face masks during the current coronavirus pandemic. The CDC says “In settings where facemasks are not available, health care providers might use homemade masks (e.g., bandana, scarf) for care of patients with COVID-19 as a last resort. However, homemade masks are not considered personal protective equipment, since theirContinue reading “Sewing Face Masks”

Needlework Events at Woodlawn

Woodlawn has announced the events happening during the 2020 Needlework Exhibition in March. Some of the topics, including a talk by Catherine Jordan on needlework maps, and the Shenandoah Tapestry are familiar to Loudoun Sampler Guild members, while others are farther afield: Poplin, Lawn & Whipcord: The Fiber Art of Roxana Geffen Strong Women: EmbroideryContinue reading “Needlework Events at Woodlawn”

Betsy Morgan’s Book is almost here

The Loudoun Sampler Guild has been lucky to have amazing, talented members who have shared their work with us.  Betsy Morgan was one of the original members the  LSG, and we’ve often gotten a “first look” at her wonderful projects.  Over the years, members have stitched her Toy Chest Etui, Virgin Queen’s Stitching Wallet andContinue reading “Betsy Morgan’s Book is almost here”