Questions? Contact Marilyn Hoenie and Maggie Scott, Programs - Hosting Chairpersons
July 9: Kathy K. Wylie
Guild Presentation: Art of Appliqué
This will be a Zoom presentation at our Guild meeting, no recording, no broadcast.
Appliqué quilts are among the most beautiful, jaw-dropping, crowd-pleasing and award-winning of all quilts. This lecture is all about appliqué. Do you marvel over beautiful appliquéd quilts and wonder how they were accomplished? You might be surprised at the number of techniques and methods that can be used to create these masterpieces. This lecture will give you some insight into the various types of appliqué along with stunning photographs and real-life examples.
Visit her website at kathykwylie.com
July 8: Thursday Class
August 13: Cindy Blackberg
Cindy will discuss her latest book and quilt collection. One of our own members, award-winning teacher and hand-piecing expert Cindy Blackberg presents an absolutely stunning collection of quilts for your stitching pleasure. All but one project can be machine pieced, but most include helpful tips and templates for hand piecing too. Truly inspiring quilting with 11 traditional patterns, ranging from a small table topper to a twin-size quilt. So collect your favorite fabrics, settle in, and learn to sew your way back to a simpler time.
September 10: MJ Kinman
Gems & Joy
This slide lecture and trunk show chronicles MJ's 20-year adventure in learning to create the biggest diamonds in the world in cloth. In addition to showing the diamond quilts, she'll talk about how she selects gems that qualify as "divas and drama queens" and what they teach us about how to add sparkle to any art quilt. She'll also talk about the techniques to create and assemble the hundreds of pieces in each diamond, materials she uses to create the wash of color and light across a gem's surface, and the quilting techniques that enhance a gem's facets.
October 8: White Elephant Sale
All that stuff you have been wanting to get rid of now will now have a place to go.
Table sign-ups will begin August.
November 12: Deb Heatherly
Guild Presentation: Creative Grid Lecture/Trunk Show
December 10: Jingle Bell Luncheon
Guild Presentation: What's Coming Up for 2022??