Archive for the ‘Veterans’ Quilts’ Category

May 2016 Guild Meeting

Award winning textile artist and instructor Betty Pillsbury gave a presentation on the history of crazy quilts.   Betty’s talk was accompanied by a trunk show featuring crazy quilts she has collected over the years along with her own beautiful textile work.   Due to a lengthy business meeting, the guild members’ own show & tell was limited to […]

June 27, 2016   Posted in: Comfort Quilts, Guild Meeting Recaps, Northern Rivers Family Services, Speakers, Veterans' Quilts  Comments Closed

Veterans Sit ‘N Sew – Saturday, April 16

A Sit ‘N Sew for Veterans quilts will be held at the First Reformed Church on Saturday, April 16th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. We will use the small room next to our normal meeting space. We have room for 14 sewers and can always use a few hands to iron, cut and cheer […]

April 14, 2016   Posted in: Sit N' Sew, Veterans' Quilts  Comments Closed

March 2016 Guild Meeting

Barbara Pershing and Mary Hoover from Fouth & Sixth Designs helped take the fear out of sewing curves with their discussion of using templates and just 2 pins to make Drunkard’s Path quilts. Their presentation included a trunk show of their curved-pieced quilts. Not to be outdone, guild members also presented a ‘truck show’ of […]

March 12, 2016   Posted in: Comfort Quilts, Guild Meeting Recaps, Monthly Meetings, New Techniques, Northern Rivers Kids, Speakers, Veterans' Quilts  Comments Closed