Learning and teaching the art of quilting together in friendship, piece by piece, hand in hand.

Calendar

Next Guild Board Meeting = November 11th @ 7 PM

Next Guild Meeting  = November 21st

Please click HERE to access a .pdf of the guild calendar

 

DateMeeting / Program / ActivitiesOther ActivitiesSnacks
January 14 - Board Meeting / January 17 - Guild Meeting / January 27 - 10 AM - 4:30 PM Popcorn & a Movie! DVD on History of Quilting Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm): Easy Hexagon Quilts / Help at Ben Franklin for upcoming Quilt-a-thonTerry M., Amy R., Dawn T.
February 21 - Guild Meeting Presentation by Julie from Patched Works: Quilts to make from 12 Fat QuartersFebruary 21 - Helping Hands Sew Group (2-5 pm): Four Patch Quilts / February 22 - Help at Ben Franklin for upcoming Quilt-a-thon (10 AM - 9 PM)Carole H., Carolyn P., Carol G.
March 11 - Board Meeting; March 21 - Guild MeetingSheri Liesch will present "The Color Wheel" - see below for her PowerPoint presentationHelping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - Scrappy Lone Star QuiltsHeather H., Kim N., Pat C.
April 18 - Guild Meeting**In Community Room at Waukesha State Bank** Gayle Bong - "Duet Quilt Blocks"Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - Pat Parks' Happy BlocksSandi F., Patty O., Terri.
May 13 - Board Meeting; May 16 - Guild Meeting Donica Litner of the Log Cabin Sewing Co. will present "How to Prepare Quilts for a Long Arm Quilter"Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - BricksDenise D., Pat R. Mary H.
June 20 - Guilld Meeting AT 6 PM***QOV Challenge DUE!*** Pot Luck supper! Helping Hands Sewing Group (2-5 pm) - Nested Churn Dash; bring your own sewing; OR sort/count/kit fabrics for Comfort quilts
July 18 - Guild Meeting - Remember that the 1st round of the Round Robin is due! Bring your 12 1/2" QOV blocks, along with recipes for the treats you brought to our June potlock. HAVE ANYTHING FOR THE AUCTION? BRING IT ALONG!We're having an ICE CREAM SOCIAL! and Playing STRIP Poker - bring bright- and jewel-colored 2.5" strips (as many as you want!)Bring your own sewing; OR Sort/Cut/Kit for Comfort Quilts - Amy is presenting how to make fabric-covered journals (see info below!)Guild Board
August 15 - Guild Meeting HAVE ANYTHING FOR THE AUCTION? BRING IT ALONG!Rebecca Lidstrom - "Secondary Patterns from Quilt Blocks" www.studioquilts.com"Strippers"; Bring your own sewing; OR Sort/Cut/Kit for Comfort QuiltsBrenda S.; Carol P, and Bette W.
September 19 - Guild MeetingMake it/Bake it/Grow it/Sew it Auction FundraiserSet up for Auction; Sort/Cut/Kit for Comfort QuiltsCindy B., Pat P.; and Gwen
October 17 - Guild MeetingLori Dickman - The 3Ds: Use, Organization, & Storage of ScrapsAmy's sister, Connie, will be teaching applique techniquesJody G.; Ann T.; and Iris
November 11 - Guild Board Meeting November 21 - Guild MeetingRetreat ReviewBev will be teaching how to create Sweater MittensBev S., Linda S.; and Sharon
December 12 - Guild MeetingCookies & Gift Wrapping Pat Richman will be working with us on QOVsEVERYBODY brings snacks and treats!

Upcoming Retreats

Dates - October 31 through November 3, 2019
The Retreat cost is $240, split into 3 payments (in April, June, and August)
We currently have 23 people signed up to participate in the upcoming retreat -
but only 18 have paid the full fees!
If you still owe money for the retreat fee, please get your $$ to Heather ASAP.
Thanks!!!

Click HERE for a link to the retreat webpage, with additional info!

October 19 - Edgerton Quilt Show - Edgerton, WI

October 25/26 - "Treasures of Tomorrow" Quilt Show by the Piecemakers Quilt Guild of Central Wisconsin in Marshfield

November 2/3 - Patchwork Harvest Quilt Show in Hudson, WI

Please check back for more info  as these dates approach!