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!
Have a look at the Program page to see information for Month 2!
See picture below of 4 Carpenter’s Wheel blocks made at a recent retreat by guild members. Bring your creations to guild on March 6 to share and be entered into a draw for a wee prize!
Check out the Outside Events page for a list of upcoming shows taking you from Orillia to Etobicoke to Mount Forest and a few places in between!
Here are some guest speakers arranged for upcoming meetings:
June Chambers Tuesday March 6, 2018 Quilt’s & Other Comforts.
Kerry Burke Tuesday April 3, 2018
Bring a friend!
Hello everyone! Please see the correction from Donna listed below for Skill-builder Month 1
The pattern should read: Cut 12 – 2 1/2″ green squares and 8 – 2 1/2″ pink squares. Our apologies for the error.
Take a look at the link below for more information on Days for Girls.
Days for Girls Donation Items
Please check out the link on the Project page! It is for the Medallion Skill Builder – Month 1!
Check out the Community Outreach page to see an update on the number of donations made!