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Another well attended Sit n Sew was held October 14 with 19 participants and a visitor who brought more three quilt tops. An industrious group enjoyed socializing, sewing and nibblies. The following items were done:3 fleece blankets9 tops3 completed quilts of comfort13 Christmas stockingsAssorted personal projectsThe next Sit n Sew will be in the Spring of 2018. We will post the date once it has been confirmed.Thanks to everyone for their participation, and help with set up and clean up.In Stitches, Senora
As there was so much interest in the serged liners for the Days for Girls kits, Senora has tested out the pattern and prepared a demo for Sit ‘n Sew – August 19th at Living Faith Presbyterian Church, Baxter.
If you’re interested in sewing up some liners, please bring your serger along to Sit ‘n Sew. If you have any appropriate flannel you are willing to donate, please bring that along, too. The flannel CANNOT have animals, people, bugs, snakes, camo, military, flags or words and cannot be yellow. It should be a medium or dark colour or print to help disguise stains and should be pre-washed.
There are a few steps in the construction process that require a regular sewing machine, so even if you don’t own a serger, you will be able to help out.
As always, bag kits will be available also.
Your executive has been busy working to provide webmaster with updates to some of the pages on our website. Check out pages such as “About Us”, “Links” and “Outside Events” pages to start!
This is the Quilting Corner’s Guild biannual raffle quilt called “Modern Hourglass”. It has been created by members of the guild. Proceeds benefit Matthew’s House Hospice, My Sister’s Place Shelter and the Quilting Corner’s Guild. Draw date is Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5.00 and are available from guild members or email email@example.com
On July 4 Community Outreach made another Christmas in July donation to My Sister’s Place of 45 quilts of comfort. This brings a total number of quilt donations to MSP of 506.
Please check the Program page to see the list which has been recently updated.
You are invited to check out the Outside Events page for a link to an upcoming show in Lindsay, ON.
Join us for a day of dedicated sewing on March 25, 2017 – 9:00 to 4:00 at Living Faith Presbyterian Hall. Work on a project of choice, a quilt for the June show or a community outreach project. Morning snacks and beverages provided. Bring a brown bag lunch. There is lots of room for everyone. Always a productive day mixed with good company and laughter.