Thursday, November 9, 2017

November 2017 Meeting and Sit 'n Sew

Fall colors and themes were among the many October Show 'n Tells. Photos may appear small; just click a photo to enlarge it.
  • Monday, November 13: Randi Wynee-Parry. She is a certified Zentangles teacher.  She will be giving a lecture on Zentangles and how they can be used in quilting. Please note due to a conflict this month, the meeting is Monday rather than Tuesday. More details are provided on the About Us page. 

  • Tuesday, November 21: Sit 'n Sew. More information about Sit 'n Sew is provided on the Program page. At the October Sit 'n Sew (as shown to the left), several projects for the Guild were worked on - pillowcases and coasters. 

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Important change November 2017 meeting

The November meeting will be held on Monday, November 13 due to a conflict at the meeting facility. The newsletter will have more information about the speaker and topic and will be posted on the blog also.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Coasters, Nov. meeting, Sit 'n Sew, 2015 ArtPrize

Follow-up notes from October meeting

  • All members are asked to make 4 to 6 coasters that will be gifts for the attendees to our 2018 Quilt Show. This is a link to the pattern.

  • Update October 19: The November meeting will be held on Monday, November 13 due to a conflict at the meeting facility on the 14th. 

  • Tuesday, October 17: Sit 'n Sew will be held at St. Johns Episcopal Church to work on projects, for fellowship, and to have fun with your fellow Q2 members. A donation of $5 to the church is appreciated.

  • Ann Loveless spoke at our October meeting. She and her husband, Steve, won the People's Choice at ArtPrize 2015. It is on display until December 15 at University of Michigan Hospital, UH main lobby, floor 1.

Monday, September 25, 2017

October 2017 Guild Activities


A few of September's Show 'n Tells. Photos may appear small; just click a photo to enlarge it.

Friday, October 6: Please let Rebekah know by Friday, October 6, if you are interested in participating in this year's Round Robin so she will have enough materials on hand at our meeting on Tuesday, October 10. Details were sent by e-mail on September 21.

Tuesday, October 10: Guild meeting with Ann Loveless, known for landscape quilts, has been 1st prize winner of Artprize in Grand Rapids for two years - http://www.quiltsbyann.com/. Meeting details are provided on the About Us page. 

Wednesday, October 11 (second Wednesday): Block of the Month: Canyon Twilight,  a new pattern by Guild member Linda McGibbon (Lakeview Quilting). For additional details please see the Block of the Month page.

Tuesday, October 17: Sit 'n Sew. More information about Sit 'n Sew is provided on the Program page

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Sunday, August 27, 2017

September 2017 Guild activities

Photos are from last year's Show 'n Tells
Wednesday, September 6: First meeting of this year's Block of the Month: Canyon Twilight,  a new pattern by Guild member Linda McGibbon (Lakeview Quilting), who is chairing the Block of the Month project.

Tuesday, September 12: Guild meeting. This is the first meeting of the new year. Dues will be collected and must be the exact amount payable by a check or cash. Meeting details are provided on the About Us page. Hear about upcoming programs, activities and a Show 'n Tell. New members are welcomed. Additional details will be provided in the newsletter distributed to members prior to the meeting.

Tuesday, September 19: Sit 'n Sew. More information about Sit 'n Sew is provided on the Program page

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Summer Sit 'n Sew

Come join us once a month at St. Johns Episcopal Church to work on projects, for fellowship, and to have fun with your fellow Q2 members. A donation of $5 to the church is appreciated. This is an opportunity to share ideas, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy!
  • Tuesday, June 20
  • Tuesday, July 18
  • Tuesday, August 15
Other activities will be shared this Fall as meetings resume beginning in September.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

June 2017 Guild activities


Photos are from May's Show 'n Tell. (Click a photo to enlarge it.)
Canyon Twilight
Block of the Month

The 2016-2017 Block of the Month Celestial Stars is wrapping up.

The 2017-2018 BOM pattern, Canyon Twilight (displayed on the left), will begin in September. More details are on the Block of the Month page.

Please check the Program page for additional information for the following activities. Also, more information is provided in the newsletter distributed to members.
  • Tuesday, June 13: Spring Banquet, meeting, show & tell and fun. Signups occurred at the May meeting. 

  • Next Sit 'n Sew dates will be provided in the newsletter and at the meeting. This is an opportunity to share ideas, work on projects, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy!