Program for 2016-2017

September 14
Brenda Miller of Among Brenda’s Quilts is coming to speak with us about “Developing the Designer in You”. You can see some of her design creations on her website at http://www.amongbrendasquilts.com/

October 12
Elaine Theriault is coming to speak to us about scrap quilts. Elaine, who works for Northcott, is a quilter, teacher, blogger and avid cyclist. Her presentation will provide a new and exciting look into the “old art” of scrap quilts. In addition to a trunk show with different styles of scrap quilts, Elaine will share some ideas for storing fabric, especially scraps. http://crazyquilteronabike.blogspot.ca/

November 9
We continue our exploration of design continues with a presentation by Mary Elizabeth Kinch entitled “Where Do Your Ideas Come From?” Mary Elizabeth loves to guide people to tap into their creative abilities.


January 11
To be Announced

February 8
To Be Announced

March 8
Joni Newman of Quirks & Quilts will be speaking. She is a quilter and designer. http://www.quirksandquilts.com/

March 18
3rd Annual Worldwide Quilting Day

April 12
To Be Announced

May 10
To Be Announced

June 14—Annual General Meeting/Pot Luck


2015-2016 was exciting. Here's what we accomplished:

September: Annual General Meeting and Sharon Coxon: techniques, demonstrations, and displays.

October: Andrea Vander Kooij: What makes a modern quilt

November: Heather Stewart: Tips and Tricks for Quilters

December: Christmas Festive Market

January: Members' Demos and Trunk Shows

February: Lucy Anne Holliday Quilts of Love Collection

March: Debra Anger: Trunk Show of traditional quilts

April: Celeste Campion: Demonstration of Shweshwe fabrics from South Africa

May: Mini Quilt Auction

June: General Meeting and Year End Potluck

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