Meetings & Programs
Quilt Meeting Group Assignments
February 27, 2020
Day Program (10-4)
Tinted Tea Towels - $15
Lenny Truitt will be showing us how to make "Tinted Tea Towels". You can choose from a 8 point star, square in a square, or an Ohio star towel. . Room still available. The class is $15 with a $5 charge (payable to Lenny) for the cost of the towel.
If you didn't get an opportunity to sign up for the program and would like to attend please contact Teresa. She will send you a supply list.
Lenny Truitt will be sharing information about "Tinted Tea Towels" including shading.
March 26, 2020------Merry Month of March
Day Program – beginning at 12:30 p.m.
Double pot holder (microwave) with Joan Behrle. Use any fabric of your choice. Joan will have GO machine to cut, and provide insulate batting. You will need to bring pieces of batting: (1) 10x32 and (2) 10x10. $15.
All madness aside, try to join us for this surprise program. Friends are already gathering to help me. Special guests include Schmetz Needles, Superior Thread, Aurifil, YLI, and Robert Kaufman Fabrics. May not be what you think, but it will be fun! Let’s clear the winter doldrums and be done with the cold. Time to get creative and spread some cheer. Wine appreciated. (Just kidding! Maybe…) Pat Hersl will be presenting. Heidi Kuchta will host a booth.
April 23, 2020
Due to the great success of the Duffle bag project held previously we are bringing it back to the guild. Hilda Adam's will be here to show us how to make this fun project.
Share your favorite tool and tell us why you like it.
May 28, 2020
Day Program (10-4)
Helen Hollenbach will be teaching us how to make the "Birthday cake" wall hanging. Helen shared multiple colors of this wall hanging at October's meeting. Many grandchildren to make smile. Quilters should be able to make this quilt during the 10 to 4 class.
“Show” us your sewing room, and tell us what works best for you.
June 25, 2020
Quilts of Valor Sew Day.
2020 Library Challenge Reveal.
July 23, 2020
Carol Senerchia will be showing us how to make the sewing vest that the ladies at the guilds retreat made.
September 24, 2020
Mini Mosaics with Cheryl Lynch
Mark your calendars Cheryl is coming to our guild to teach us how to create her mini master pieces on September 24. She will be providing a 6 hours program on how to create her mini mosaics. More information later.
New Holiday of the Month Quilt Show
In addition to Show and Tell we would like members to bring in their favorite quilts each month for the identified "Holidays". The quilts will be displayed during the meeting. (Plan to have quilts larger than a throw to be folded)
- January: Winter or Valentine's Day
- February: St Patrick's Day
- March: Easter
- April: Spring, Mother's Day, or quilt that was your mothers
- May: Flag
- June: Red, White, &Blue
- July: Summer
- Aug: Red, White, & Blue
Keep in mind that you are always welcome to work on comfort quilts, quilts of valor, tote bags, or one of your own projects during class days. You can even just come to socialize with other quilters.
Be thinking about programs you would like to see the guild have. Share your ideas with the lead contact for your group.
Group A Lead Contact: Felicia Seelig
Group B Lead Contact: Carolyn Tyndall
Group C Lead Contact: Cathie Schadewald
General Program questions/ suggestions: Teresa Hitchens
Not only will you get the benefit of sharing your knowledge with fellow quilt members, you will also make some money. Who couldn't use some money to buy more fabric?!