November 16, 2017 – Quick Gifts for the Holidays
Nov.16th will feature fast and quick Gift ideas for the Holidays. Any suggestions are welcome and even better if you would like to demo one e-mail or call me at email@example.com or 630-257-6769—Terri Karls.
December 14, 2017 (2nd Thursday of the month)
Our December meeting will be our Holiday Treat which will be a Potato Bar and Silk Scarf Dying by Sara Hochhauser. You will be able to dye 1 scarf free. If you would like additional scarves, they would be $5.00 each. You also need to sign up for this event so that we have a count of people.
January 18, 2018 – Thimbles, Lockport
Program to be determined
February 15, 2018 – Benzies Designs, Plainfield
Program to be determined
March 15, 2018 – Susan Knapp
Susan Knapp of The Quilt Branch (http://www.quiltbranch.com/ ), designer of the Creative Grids House Rulers. Lecture: “Branching Out”; workshop: “Bow Tie Gala”.
April 19, 2018 – Quilt Show Wrap-up
May 17, 2018 – Celine Perkins
Celine Perkins of Perkins Dry Goods (www.perkinsdrygoods.com)will do a lecture entitled “Dinner Plate”. A workshop will be held – Twist and Shout Tote
June 21, 2018 – Picnic and Silent Auction
July 19, 2018 – Annette Ornellas, Southwind Design
Annette from Southwind Design (www.southwindquilts.com) will give a lecture entitled “Dimensional Curved Piecing or Peeled-Back Patchwork” A workshop will be held entitled “Waves of Glory”
August 16, 2018 – Melinda Bula
Melinda Bula (www.melindabula.com) will present a lecture and workshop on her Fabulous Fusible Flowers technique. Workshop will be determined at a later date.
September 20, 2018 – Penny Sturges
Penny Sturges of Quilts Illustrated (www.quiltsillustrated.com) is a bag designer and will share her knowledge of fusibles and stabilizers and give a bag workshop (specific workshop determined at a later date)
October 18, 2018 – Jacquie Gering
Jacquie Gering (www.jacquiegering.com) will give a lecture entitled “Honoring Tradition” and a workshop entitled “Creative Quilting with the Walking Foot.”
November 15, 2018 – Karen Kay Buckley
Karen Kay Buckley (www.karenkaybuckley.com) – Lecture and workshop TBD
December 13, 2018 – Rhonda Pierce
Rhonda Pierce is the Marketing Director of Euro-Notions (Schmetz Sewing Machine Needles). A delightful speaker, Rhonda will tell us everything we need to know about machine needles.
January 17, 2019 – Schoolhouse
February 21, 2019 – Val Schiller
Val will give a lecture entitled “Gizmos and Gear for Adventurous Quilters”