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 those "have to show because they are being given away" quilts.       Program: Members’ Show & Tell:

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

April 2016 Guild Meeting

Karen Kay Buckley, award winning quilter, teacher, lecturer and author, gave a lecture on how to select the best border for your quilt. Her talk was accompanied by a trunk show of her fabulous quilts. Program: Members’ Show & Tell:

May 3, 2016   Posted in: Board Meetings, Comfort Quilts, Monthly Meetings, Northern Rivers Family Services  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 everyone on. Kits will be provided. Bring your own lunch and beverage. Contact Pat Terry (rterry3@nycap.rr.com) for more information or to sign up. You do not need to commit for the whole day. Any amount of time would be much appreciated.

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