Tuesday, April 25, 2017

This week: the Guild's Pass the Tiara - Shores of Michigan Quilt Show

 Pass the Tiara - Shores of Michigan Quilt Show:
This week:
Friday, April 28, 10am - 5pm

Saturday, April 29, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, April 30, noon - 4pm
at Heritage Park's Carriage House Hall
Admission: $5

Cassie Cuthbert, the Show's featured quilter was featured in an article, Midland quilter displays works of love, on the front page of the Midland Daily News Accent section on Saturday, April 22.

The Show will have Challenge (Water Wonderland), Round Robin, Mystery, a variety of sizes from Miniature/Wall to Large, Two Color quilts and Miscellaneous items.

There will be demonstrations, a silent auction, door favors until gone and the Quilters Squared Bazaar!

In the nearby Carriage House, there will be a Blacksmith exhibit and demonstration,

Directions and a flyer are available on the Quilt Show page.

Monday, April 3, 2017

April 2017 Guild activities


The Show's featured quilter is Cassie Cuthbert. In addition the Show will have quilts created by members in a variety of categories: Challenge (Water Wonderland), Round Robin, Mystery, a variety of sizes from Miniature/Wall to Large, Two Color and Miscellaneous items.

There will be demonstrations, a silent auction, door favors until gone and the Quilters Squared Bazaar!

In the nearby Carriage House, there will be a Blacksmith exhibit and demonstration,

Directions, hours and a flyer are available on the Quilt Show page.


Some of these quilts may be displayed at the Quilt Show. They were shown at recent Guild meetings.  Click on the images to view larger versions.


Please check the Program page for additional information for the following activities. Also, more information is provided in the newsletter distributed to members.
  • Tuesday, April 11: Guest speaker will be Jamie Wallen from Jamie Wallen Workshops
  • Wednesday, April 12:  two classes: Mystical Shapes and Thread Fusion 1 with Jamie Wallen  from Jamie Wallen Workshops

  • Tuesday. April 18: Sit 'n Sew. Share ideas, work on projects, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy! 

Friday, March 3, 2017

March 2017 Guild activities

Please save the date for the Guild's 2017
 Pass the Tiara - Shores of Michigan Quilt Show: April 28, 29 and 30.
Directions and a flyer are available on the Quilt Show page.



Two versions of a similar pattern that will be displayed at the Quilt Show. See if you can find the ghosts, spiders, web and more that are in the quilting! Click on the images to view larger versions.


Please check the Program page for additional information for the following activities. Also, more information is provided in the newsletter distributed to members.
  • Tuesday, March 14: Work on Quilt Show giveaways!

  • Tuesday. March 21: Sit 'n Sew. Share ideas, work on projects, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy! 

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Directions to Quilt Show in Carriage House

Go to the Quilt Show Info page for more information about the Show

Click the image of the map for a larger view
    1. From downtown Midland or from Saginaw Road take W. Main St. to the Herbert D. Doan Midland County History Center at 3417 West Main St., Midland MI
    2. Just north of the Doan History Center turn onto University Dr. and go approximately 0.2 mile. (At the corner of W. Main and University Dr. there are markers indicating you are entering Northwood University. That is the correct corner.)
    3. Turn left onto Whiting Dr. and go approximately 0.1 miles.
    4. Turn left onto N. Tittabawassee River Road and go approximately 0.1 miles
    5. Turn onto Cook Rd.  Carriage House Hall is in Heritage Park.
    Handicap parking is available adjacent to the Carriage House.

    Tuesday, January 31, 2017

    February 2017 Guild activities

    Please save the date for the Guild's 2017
     Pass the Tiara - Shores of Michigan Quilt Show: April 28, 29 and 30.


    Breast pillows completed at a recent work session
    by Guild members. Last year 159 pillows were donated.


    Please check the Program page for additional information for the following activities. Also, more information is provided in the newsletter distributed to members.
    • Tuesday, February 14: Guest speaker: Ban Burke Quilting by the River.

    • Thursday, February 16: Hawaiian Quilting class with Leslie Peterson (lagpeterson@gmail.com). Sign up beforehand with Leslie or a supply list and class description will be available at the meeting. Cost is $30 which includes the book. Note the location has been changed to Material Mart. It will be from 10 am to 3 pm.

    • Tuesday. February 21: Sit 'n Sew. Share ideas, work on projects, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy! 

    Tuesday, January 3, 2017

    January 2017 Guild activities

    Please save the date for the Guild's 2017 Pass the Tiara - Shores of Michigan Quilt Show: April 28, 29 and 30.


    Projects displayed at December's Show 'n Tell. (photos may appear small; click a photo to enlarge it.)

    Block of the Month: Celestial Stars meeting.

    Please check the Program page for additional information for the following activities. Also, more information is provided in the newsletter distributed to members.
    • Tuesday, January 10: Meeting canceled due to weather. It will not be rescheduled. Look forward to seeing everyone in February.

    • Tuesday, January 17: Sit 'n Sew. This is an opportunity to share ideas, work on projects, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy! 

    Sunday, December 4, 2016

    December 2016 Guild activities


    Photos are from recent Show 'n Tells and Sit 'n Sews. (photos may appear small; click a photo to enlarge it.)

    Block of the Month: Celestial Stars meeting.

    Please check the Program page for additional information for the following activities. Also, more information is provided in the newsletter distributed to members.
    • Tuesday, December 13: Christmas Banquet, short meeting, show & tell and fun at CafĂ© America. Social will be at 6 pm and dinner at 6:30 pm. Signups must be made with Sylvia or Linda no later than December 7.

    • Wednesday, December 14: Sit 'n Sew. Please note the day/date were changed because of Christmas. This is an opportunity to share ideas, work on projects, ask questions, have lunch together at a local eatery or bring a lunch. Enjoy!