We had a nice birthday party and have enjoyed the trunk show from Yvonne Phenicie, "I love a challenge". Yvonne's Round Robin and Challenge quilts were inspiring and would give everyone a good idea for the next challenge quilt.
Quilt members sharing their finished UFO Challenge
Show & Tell: Nanette Ettinger, Cindy Martelle, Gail Coyle, Suzanne Hoyt, Linda Debolt, Tina Maldonado, Jo Syphax, Quepha Arnold
APRIL 2023 Meeting
Our speaker in April was Eileen and Melissa, from Melissa and Mom Quilts. They have shared with us their extensive trunk show of quilts, pattern collections, and how to start a small business.
Sharing UFO Challenges:
Show and Tell: Tina Maldonado, Carol Maxwell, Pam Ayle, Phyllis Tapia, Marjean Evan, Nanette Ettinger, Suzanne Traver, and Leanne Harvey
march 2023 meeting
The highlight of our March meeting was "Crazy Quilt".
Kerrie Hershey gave us a brief history of Crazy Quilting and demonstrated a modern paper pieced Crazy Quilt method.
Barbara Haddon demonstrated traditional and freestyle methods.
Kris Nelson shared her extensive collection of antique crazy quilts, fabric, laces, buttons, and other beautiful objects used on crazy quilts.
Several other members also shows their collection of crazy quilts.
Show and Tell: Art works shown by the following members: Jane Ahrens, Linda Debolt, Quepha , Suzanne Hoyt, Darleen Severn, Barbara Haddon, Kerry Hansing, Kris Nelson
Beginner quilters shared their Maple Leaf quilts made in "Beginner Quilt Class" taught by Kerrie Hershey
february 2023 meeting
January 2023 meeting
Merri Caywood shows us how she does magics with border fabrics and another great and delightful trunk show.
Show & Tell: A sample quilt from Dora Cary (February speaker) was shown. Art works were shared by Jo Syphax, Megan Parker, Debbie Strickler, Linda De Bolt, Marj Sweeney, Quepha Arnold, Nanette Ettinger, Marjean Evans, Kris Nelson, Suzanne Lee
December 2022 meeting: christmas party
The Christmas party was wonderful with big feast, games, gift exchange, and give-away few dozens of quilt tops that were made by former guild member, Julia Close, who passed away 6 years ago. Everyone had a great time.
2023 mystery quilt: Samples of the Twisted Star blocks were shown for member to sign up
Show and Tell - Art works were shared by: Jean Elsa, Kerry Hansing, Nanette Ettinger, Pam Ayle, Renee Schultz-Hein, Jo Syphax, and Marj Sweeney. December Christmas Tree block of the month was shared by Carol Corwin Weiss, Barbara Peebles, and Betty Fessler,
november 2022 meeting
Show & Tell: Kerrie Hershey, Lianna Burger, Kris Nelson, Betty Fessler, Suzanne Hoyt, Barbara Haddon, Linda Morrison
August 2022 Meeting
We showed case "Hawaiian Quilting History and Method" by Carrie Fondi in our August meeting.
BOM: July Tall Ship block shared by Betty Fessler and Renee Schultz-Hein
2023 Mystery Quilt completed by (from left to right): Shirley Liskey, Pam Ayle, Gail Coyle, Barbara Peebles, Gretchen Moore, Renee Schultz-Hein, Marj Sweeney, Shery Loewen
Show & Tell: Rebecca Scroggins, Marjean Evans, Nanette Ettinger, Linda Morrison, Christy Thompson, and Kathy Davidson
july 2022 meeting
Mel Beach was our speaker for the month of July. We got to see her amazing quilts focus on free motion quilting as a painting with threads.
Mystery quilt partially completed by Suzanne Hoyt, Renee Schultz-Hein, Shirley Liskey, and Barbara Peebles
Show & Tell: Rich Scroggins , Kathy Davidson, and Lianna Burger
june 2022 meeting
In the June meeting, we had Kim Bromwell for a speaker and workshop. Her trunk show was whimsical and fun to watch.
Show & Tell:
Marj Sweeney, Shery Loewen, Suzanne Hoyt, Rebecca Scroggins, Shirley Liskey, Martha De Leon
Our active guild is filled with talented quilters who love to share their love of quilting. This is the place to see and share what we are up to.