Ben Franklin's Quilt-A-Thon is Coming Up SOON (March)
We will be helping the staff at the Oconomowoc Ben Franklin store prepare for their annual Quilt-a-thon. If you are available to help, we'll be helping prepare quilts and backings on the following dates:
Friday February 7th from 9 AM to 8 PM;
Saturday March 7th from 9 AM to 5 PM; and
Thursday March 19th from 9:30 AM to 7:30 PM.
Please come and help as you are able, come and go as you need. There's generally some yummy snacks available on which to nosh, and always lots of good conversation and laughs! Hope to see you there!
Join Mary Hiemke at Oconomowoc High School (East campus board room) on October 17, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 1 PM for another "Boom-a-Rang Bag Sew! This a a great project where experienced sewers teach new sewers how to make fabric shopping bags.
Here are some of the quilt tops that were available for you to bid on at our "IT" sale on Thursday September 22... ALL have found new homes (and their new owners are ecstatic)!!
Here is our display (including our raffle quilt) at the Oconomowoc Festival of the Arts, August 17 & 18 near Fowler Park. Some of our Lady Liberty Panel Challenge Quilts of Valor were also displayed!
Here is a sneak peek at the Oconomowoc Quilt Guild's 2019 Raffle Quilt - "Waves of Glory"! YOU can purchase tickets to win this quilt - $5 for 6 tickets, or $1 for a single ticket - from Quilt Guild members.
Some of our guild members visited The Pines in Oconomowoc and put on a wonderful quilt show for the residents. The quilts and stories were wonderful!