Thursday, January 11, 2018

Important change: February meeting and workshop

Another Nut House Class with Laura Wasilowski is being reschedule due to conflicts with church activities.

The class will be held Tuesday, February 20, from 9:30 to 4:00 PM at St. Johns Episcopal Church. 

Guild Meeting will follow at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, February 20th, with Laura Wasilowski  and "Where did I Go Wrong: Confessions of a Serial Quilter" - http://www.artfabrik.com/

If anyone who signed up for the class, cannot make it due to date change, please contact Linda McGibbon at lindamcgibbon68@gmail.com.  Your funds will be returned.

Also, if anyone wants to sign up for the class, please contact Linda.  Cost for a member is $70 and nonmembers is $75, which includes a $25 kit.


Thursday, December 28, 2017

January 2018 Guild Activities

Please mark your calendars. 
The 2018 Quilt Show is April 27, 28 and 29.


Video of December's Show 'n Tell 
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The Show 'n Tell had a variety of items, including quilts to be given as gifts, wall hangings, found acquisitions and projects being finished and then returned to family members.

Wednesday, January 3: Block of the Month: Canyon Twilight,  a pattern by Guild member Linda McGibbon (Lakeview Quilting). For additional details please see the Block of the Month page.

Tuesday, January 9: Guild meeting with Jan Berg-Rezmer who does beautiful pictorial quilts and has been a winner at AQS shows - http://www.icebergdesigns.net/ Meeting details are provided on the About Us page.

Tuesday, January 16: Sit 'n Sew. More information about Sit 'n Sew is provided on the Program page.

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Monday, December 4, 2017

December 2017 Guild Activities

Video of November's Show "n Tell
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Wednesday, December 6: Block of the Month: Canyon Twilight,  a pattern by Guild member Linda McGibbon (Lakeview Quilting). For additional details please see the Block of the Month page.

Tuesday, December 12: Guild meeting, Show 'n Tell and share a "sweet." Meeting details are provided on the About Us page.

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

A few of the Zentangles that members drew at the November meeting with Randi Wynee-Parry.

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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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