More Holiday Specials

Thanks to all who came to my first Christmas Open House. Hope you all had as much fun as I did.

I have decided to continue my specials in the store this week.

  • All bolts with foil stars: 50% off
  • Christmas bolts: 25% off
  • Christmas 1 yd. precuts and Christmas FQs: BO-GO
  • FQ stars: BO-GO
  • Gift certificates also available!

Come get your last minute gifts for that special quilter in your life.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Years!!

The Quilt Show Is Coming!

The Munising Bay Quilt Guild Show is coming this Friday & Saturday, October 6 & 7. Friday, 11-5, Saturday 10-4, at the Good Shepherd Church in Munising. $3 admission gets you into an unbelievable display of beautiful Quilt artwork plus a free potholder made by members of MBQG to take home.

Whispering Pines Quilt Shop will be a vendor this year at the show, but have no fear the quilt shop WILL BE OPEN thanks to a few wonderful friends who will be in the shop helping to keep me in 2 places at one time. 

The shop will be open from 10-6 on Friday & 9-5 on Saturday. Plus there will be a 10% discount those two days for anyone stopping by during the show. Also come see me at the show & check out my specials!

Fall Shop Hop

Fall Shop Hop is coming!

September 20-23

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9-6

Saturday 9-4


Grand Prizes - (2) $25 gift certificates

Door prizes & discounts at each Shop

Nine Shops

Alley Kat's - Marquette, MI
Ben Franklin Crafts - Marquette, MI
Ben Franklin - Manistique, MI
Bijou Lovely - Iron Mountain, MI
Country Garden Quilts & More - Ishpeming, MI
Pine Street Quilts - Marinette, WI
Quilter's Haven - Menominee, WI
Stitch It Up - Iron Mountain, MI
Whispering Pines Quilt Shop, AuTrain, MI

Please let all your friends know 

"Simplified Bargello" Class

"Simplified Bargello"

taught by Mary Tiernan

Classes to be held Tuesday, September 26 or Wednesday, September 27, 10-4 each day.

$25 with your fabric or class is free if fabric purchased in shop.

Fabric needed: 2 yds. Ombré , 2 yds. Solid
Optionally 2 yds. Print for border

Ombré fabric in store. Call 906-202-3612

End of Summer Sale!

Labor Day Week - End of Summer

Sale! Sale!! Sale!!!

Wednesday through Saturday
August 30 - September 2, and September 6 - 9
10-5 Daily

Fabrics with inventory numbers 1-A thru 29-Z are 25% off.
This includes FQ's.

Shelves are full and I need to make room for new stock.

Class Photo

February, Tuesday's classes were the "Walk About " quilt by Ann from Grizzly Gulch. Barb, Paula, Margaretta and Kathy have their tops finished and ready for quilting! Yah! Great job, girls. A fun time and much laughter was had by all. 4-Patch Posie on for March.

March Madness!

Because of last week's storm we will continue our "Fabulous February Finish" sale into March. 

March 1-4, open 10-5

Receive a 20% discount on end of bolt.

"Fabulous February Finish" Sale!


  • Receive a 20% discount on fabric bolts when you purchase the end of bolt.
  • February 22 - 25 Shop Hours 10-5

Beautiful fabrics!   20% Off!

New from Ann Lauer

Even though it's snowing outside, spring has arrived in the form of a new quilt and pattern from Grizzly Gulch Gallery by Ann Lauer called "Walk About". Instructions included are for a lap to king size. Those that know me well, know most of my quilts are queen or king, this one is king size.

Also from Ann Lauer , "Radiance" and "Free Fall". Radiance has sizes wall to king and Free Fall is a wall & lap bargello quilt as you go. Come on in and put a little spring in your quilting.

New! The Sit and Sew, UFO Club

Happy and Blessed New Year to all! 

2016 held many new beginnings and I'm sure we will see many more in 2017.

Whispering Pines will be starting it's first club on Thursday, January 12th. "Sit and Sew, UFOs". It will be each Thursday, running in three-month segments, from 10-5.

What to do: come any time on Thursdays, and register any "UFOS" you wish to work on and finish. Have fun meeting new and old friends while working on those UFOS.

Perks to joining: in shop specials, drawings, receive a ticket each week for attending, and receive five tickets for each finished, registered UFO. Then at the end of 3 months a ticket will be drawn for a gift basket of quilting goodies.

Please pre-register.

Holiday News


Come on in and check out our blender wall! New colors are being added every other week!! Also check out the new "Kansas Troubles Collection, Oak Haven". The entire collection is available!

Kansas Troubles (left) and blender wall (right)

Kansas Troubles (left) and blender wall (right)

Just a reminder, don't forget that favorite quilter in your life. Christmas is approaching, and Whispering Pines Gift Certificates are available for purchase.

Our December days and hours are: December 14-17, 10-5, December 19-January 4, by appointment. We are just a phone call away at 906-202-3612.

Closed for Thanksgiving

Hi all, just a note that we are closed this week for Thanksgiving, but will reopen next Wednesday, November 30. If you need that special gift certificate for your special someone, stop in next week and I'll be happy to help.

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!


Fall Festival!

It's Fall Festival Time!

10% off Store Wide

Drop in and visit. Take advantage of our special pricing. Grab a bargain!

Tuesday through Saturday, October 18 - 22

Store hours are 10 am - 5 pm, and to 9 pm on Tuesday

Come on out! We'd love to see you.

We're on Facebook!

We're on Facebook. Look for us as wpquiltshop:

Be sure to like our page. We'll be posting to it often, keeping you up to date on all the happenings around here.

And we'd love to see what you're doing with fabrics. Don't be shy about posting photos of your projects to the page. Let us know what you're up to. We'd love to hear from you. 

New website!

It's summer. The weather is gorgeous. Our shop is open. And we have a new website.

Check it out:

Stop and see the shop. We'd love to have you. Our hours are 10-5, Wednesday through Saturday. 

As well, we are now the home of Frog Stitch Studio through which Donna Gennick offers sewing classes at our location each Tuesday. 

Finally, if you haven't done so already, pick up a copy of The Munising News. Reporter Neal Simons has written a front-page article on the shop. There's a nice photo of Donna and i under our new sign. 

And speaking of our sign, we like it a lot. Thanks to Northwoods Printing for doing such a great job on the design.