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January 2016 Guild Meeting

Sue Pettengill, owner of The Joyful Quilter, gave a very inspiring lecture on Slow Stitching. Everyone has their own personal story as to why they quilt. The bottom line is: Quilting has the power to heal us – quilting together makes us stronger, helps us through grief & illness, brings us joy, connects us, gives […]

January 13, 2016   Posted in: Guild Meeting Recaps, Monthly Meetings, Speakers  Comments Closed

November 2015 Guild Meeting

Internationally-known quilt teacher, artist and author, Joen Wolfrom gave an interesting, informative presentation on Color Play. Joen also conducted a 2-day workshop on color theory. We are sure she was impressed by our own guild members’ use of color during the always impressive show & tell. Members’ Show & Tell:

November 23, 2015   Posted in: Comfort Quilts, Guild Meeting Recaps, Northern Rivers Family Services, Service Projects, Show & Tell, Speakers  Comments Closed

September 2015 Guild Meeting

Q.U.I.L.T.S. members and guests were welcomed back to a new guild year with an educational, and very entertaining, presentation on Antique Quilts by Kris Driessen, owner of The Quiltbug. Kris shared her knowledge of the lifestyles, clothing and quilt making of women from the early 1800s through the mid 1900s. Kris’s presentation included several samples […]

September 30, 2015   Posted in: Comfort Quilts, Guild Meeting Recaps, Monthly Meetings, Northern Rivers Family Services, Speakers, Veterans' Quilts  Comments Closed