The New Tecumseth Times published our article about the quilts for Matthew’s House. Here is the link. Go to: Our issues – current issue – page 5.
We apologize for the typo in the Quilts for Humboldt poem written by Jan Pettit Please see link below for updated version.
Some have been asking for the directions to make one of these. Check out the link on the Program page!
Check out the Projects page for the link to this month’s pattern!
For those members interested in sewing Days for Girls bags, revised (and hopefully simplified) instructions, including fabric restrictions and cutting directions, have been posted to the website. There will still be kits available and we have lots of twill tape if needed. Continued thanks to everyone who has sewn bags or donated fabric, thread, toiletries, panties, Ziploc bags, etc etc. Click below for the pattern:
…has been updated to include an upcoming show! Check it out!
Check out the program page to see information for Month 3!
Another full meeting was enjoyed by guests and members. Our guest presenter provided a look back in time at textile comforts; sharing her collection and expertise.
Our guild executive will continue for another year with many things in the works for program.
As always members never cease to lend a hand with our community outreach projects. Our evening collection included:
– 8 completed quilts of comfort
– 10 quilt tops
– 3 quilts to bind
– 2 lined drawstring bags
– liners for DFG
– 2 bags of donated fabric from a guest
– 3 bags of donated batting.
Kits that were given out included:
– 2 quilting kits
– 6 quilts for binding
– 3 kits to make quilt tops.
We currently have 15 completed quilts of comfort for Christmas in July. Also, progress is moving forward completing the ten quilts of comfort for Mathews House Hospice for their Spring opening.
Thanks to everyone for their ongoing contributions toward our community.
Check out the Outsid Events page for an updated event!