January Program-UFO Challenge 2019
Congratulations to all participants who salvaged neglected projects and brought them back to life with beautiful results! Winners of the drawing ($30) for completing their 3 UFOs were: Jane Darin, Kathee Secor, Faye Kunz, Dawn Thompson and Linda Klyman. Maureen Conrad was awarded the Over-Achiever Award, (a gift certificate for a David Taylor workshop or workshop of her choice) for completing all 5 UFOs on her list!
February 4th Program Quilts of Valor Sew Day
Bring your machines, irons, press mats, extension cords and 2 ½” strips of red and blue fabrics. We will be cranking out blocks for Quilts of Valor at both meetings. Terri Austin and Clayton Peterson will lead us. You are welcome to leave your supplies set up between meetings and return to sew at the 7:00 meeting. Please find complete info, plus the pattern and cutting instructions on page13 in this newsletter.
Bring fabric to make your autograph block for Diana. We will take 5 minutes before starting QoV sewing to make these blocks!
March 3rd Program MVQG Quilt Historian Catherine Noll Litwinow Lecture/Trunk Shows, March 3, 2020 1:00 pm – Calico Cathy meets Sunbonnet Sue and Overall Sam “Little girls with hats have never gone out of style. See a wide range of Sues and her friend, Overall Sam. People either love them or hate them.” 7:00 pm – Red Work and Friends Quilts have been embroidered for hundreds of years.
April 7th Program – Christa Watson Lectures 1:00 pm – “Tips and Tricks for Better Machine Quilting” 7:00 pm – “Free Motion Quilting Tips” Christa Watson Workshop, Wed., April 8 – Modern (Domestic) Machine Quilting christaquilts.com Christa’s workshop is FULL and we have a waiting list of 4. Add your name to the list, at the sign-up table. You will be contacted, should space become available.