Our next meeting is Thursday, January 22nd.
We will discuss the "Everything old is new again" challenge and the June 6.5 inch block swaps.
We need people to step up for demonstrations.
Feb 26 - Strip swap discussion
March 26 - Meet at Quilt show
April 23 - Quilt show discussion and swap strips
May 28 - Misprinted fabric challenge launched
June 25 - Swap 6.5 inch blocks, quilts due in September
July 23 - Everything old is new again challenge due.
August 27 - Decades discussion led by Kathy Mathews
Decades challenge begins
Sept 24 - Block swap quilts reveal
Oct 22 - Photo swap challenge
Dec 3 - Holiday swap - candle rugs
Who else wants to lead a discussion, do a demo and help the group?
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Not only did we eat, drink and be merry on December 4th but we also had a fabulous show and tell. If you want to see the quilts in person, you have to come to the meetings!
|Anita made not one not two but three Friendship Star quilts.|
|Here is her second!|
|And here's her third. Yes, I need to get motivated.|
|Joan showed us this terrific quilt.|
|Jane's professional tote made us all drool with envy.|
|Pat "flew" in with this gorgeous bird quilt.|
|Catherine shared many lovelies that she had made for classes or challenges.|
|Each one is just great!|
|Catherine has forgotten she won't be volunteering in February. She's over it!|
|Michael Miller challenge quilt I wanted to steal!|
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Monday, November 24, 2014
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
We had 10 items for our Show and Tell on October 24th.
|Anita shared this study in black and colors.|
|Nancy's green top is all quilted!|
|Bert has been busy!|
|Bert's sister is lucky to be getting so many gifts!|
|Bert's sister won't get this one, Bert gets to keep it!|
|Sharon's granddaughter has great color sense!|
|Sharon also shared this wonderful top with us.|
|Svetlana's scrappy quilt inspired us!|
|Svetlana shared this wonderful Irish Chain.|
|Catherine shared her 6 pages in this magazine and showed Cheryl's three pages, Woot woot!|
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Our very own Tracy Mooney wrote an article for Generation Q magazine about Days for Girls. which was very well received. If you click on the link you will see what an important endeavor it is. She is hoping there will be a sewathon to help with their cause in February. Stay tuned for details or check with Generation Q's website.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Sunday, September 28, 2014
|This was my favorite, heirloom smocking to create a gorgeous rainbow!|
|Kathy finished her Tree Grows in Brooklyn runner a couple of hours before the meeting.|
|Catherine shared two from her Quilting Arts program with us and the stunning placemats|
|Anita sent hers in with Nan and is much more stunning than the pic!|
|Nan created this bright runner from leftovers.|
|Bert made this and the next two, all as gifts!|
|Sharon saw this type on Facebook and figured it out herself!|
|Nancy shared 11 of her super fun table runners with us.|
Saturday, September 27, 2014
We had quilts from Nancy, Maureen, Nancy, Kathy and Faith. Thanks ladies!
Halloween embroidery from Maureen
First donation quilt from Nancy
Memorial tie quilt made by Nancy
Second donation quilt from Maureen
Oregon Orange from Kathy
Inspiration for our text challenge from Faith.