Wednesday, April 26, 2017

April 2017 Guild Meeting

Angie gets things started

Joyce talks about the Closing Social on 5/9

RuthAnn showed her Halloween Block Jack quilt

Ronene and her group halloween quilt

Shanna's adorable project

Alice's quilt for her granddaughter

Nearly Insane progress

more Nearly Insane

Jolene showed how she put her Nearly Insane blocks together

Alice & Deb show a Quilt of Valor

another Quilt of Valor

The Red Fox quilters showed their group projects (I think that's Angie back there)

Kate's snowman friendship quilt

Ineke's postage stamp

Angie's postage stamp

"blue" (maybe Judy's?)

Another Blue - Debi's?

patriotic friendship quilts


flower friendship quilts



Emily's friendship Swoon

Joleen's friendship Swoon

Judy's friendship santa

Valentine friendship

round robin, I think

Kate's planes

Kate's owls (that are headed to Canada)

Sue's friendship quilt

Carma's flowers

Colette's Easter quilt

Colette's cute houses

Kathryn's holiday minis (she made 11 sets!)

Lisa's bunnies

Amy M's 30's quilt

Amy M's sewing circle quilt

Darcy's halloween cats

Angela holding Ineke's challenge quilt

KaraJo & Emily's challenge quilts

the Block Jack Kim Diehl squares (sorry it's blurry). Brenda O won them!

Colette & Lori's Block of the Month quilts

Joyce & RuthAnn's Block of the Month quilts

Marilyn did Tips & Tricks 
-Don't go to the Quilt Museum in Lowell, Mass
-New Hymn lyrics: "We are sewing, daily sewing", "Where can I turn for piece?", "Piece, be still.", "Let us all PRESS on" lol
-She gets her quilting books spiral bound so they'll lay flat
-Wear an apron to keep the threads off of you, then shake it outside for the birds to use in their nests
-Label clear plastic project boxes with packing tape

her handy magnetic strip from Harbor Freight

lining up to pick prizes

Marilyn's swirled seam instructions

Friendship Blocks - they turned out great! Thanks, Lyn!

yummy snickerdoodles!