7:00 - 8:30 pm Bring your auction items, cash, credit cards, checks and your competitive spirit! The perfect time for picking up Christmas items, especially for yourself!!
11:30 am - 1:30 pm Guild holiday party luncheon and end of the year wrap up!
Quilt Con 2023 in Atlanta - Thursday - Sunday, Feb 23-26. Thursday will be the official guild day.
Retreat 2023 March 30-April 2
25th Anniversary Celebration Luncheon Saturday, April 29, 2023
Community Service Sew-In - Make pillow cases for Bloom Closet.
1:30 - 3:00 pm "Quilts In The Community" - Featured spokespersons from the organizations to which we donate quilts shared about contributions they make to the community.
Program, trunk show and scrap swap. Overview of scrap quilts, including tips on how to organize and store your scraps. Bring your scrappy quilts for show & tell.
Nancy Mahoney, published author and quilt designer, will share more than 50 scrap quilts and expand your thoughts on making them.
Nancy Mahoney workshop. Create a dynamic design with the off-center Pineapple block quilt while learning all the tricks of foundation paper piecing. www.nancymahoney.com
Be inspired and learn all about the new 2022 Quilt Challenge!! Stretch your creative boundaries as you are inspired by the indigenous African fabrics and Teri's creative process!
Candace Hassen will share 20 of her large quilts and how she got the idea to make each one. She will also discuss strategies she uses to stay organized, get things finished and have fun while doing it! www.quiltdesignsbycandace.com
*ZOOM meeting* Learn Freddy Moran's technique for creating a small face collage. Taught by one of our own members.
Spend a long weekend sewing with your favorite guild members! Sew something for yourself or finish a UFO, optional mystery quilt project and mini-challenge, participate in the community service project, grab bag exchange, gift drawings and much more. Sew much fun!!
Speaker Diane Knott for a lecture & trunk show including new books and scrappy quilt ideas. www.dianedknott.com
*Zoom meeting* Speaker Eleanor Levie will share how to inject originality and unique style into your quilting. www.eleanorlevie.com
Speaker Tammy Silvers will keep us in stitches sharing her humorous thoughts of interrogating your quilt. www.tamarinis.com
*ZOOM meeting* Sew from the convenience of your home while visiting with guild friends! Block instructions can be found in the Members Only Resources section #10
*ZOOM meeting* Guest speaker Lilo Bowman will help us build a creative place to sew. www.lilobowman.com.
Guest speaker Marquetta Bell Johnson returns in person for a trunk show, hands on activity and fabulous fabric merchandise. www.marquettabquilting.com
Join us for a sweet snack and some social time! Action Item: Challenge quilts are due tonight.
Don't miss the opportunity to see and hear about the beautiful, interesting and colorful 2022 challenge quilts in person. Activity includes a Christmas in July project.
Last chance to see the display of the challenge quilts. Final voting, ribbon presentations and a some surprises!
Community Service Sew-In- Bring your sewing machine, some basic supplies and your lunch as we make Irish Chain blocks. "Meet & Greet Guild Members" during the regular meeting time.
*Zoom meeting* Speaker Carol Wilholt will share how the hexagon is successfully used in both traditional and contemporary quilts. www.carolquilts.com.
Rona the Ribbiter trunk show & presentation on traveling, budgeting and safety for a quilter. www.ronatheribbiter.com.
Tour the guild library and join us for a scavenger hunt using clues found in some of our own library boohttps://websites.godaddy.com/registration-linksks. There will be a few surprises and an amazing hand made prize or two!
Learn about the history of the museum, information about upcoming classes and events and so much more. The Southeastern Quilt & Textile Museum is located in Carrollton, GA. https://www.southeasternquiltandtextilemuseum.org
*Zoom meeting* Quilt fiction writer, Bestselling and critically acclaimed author of Dovey Coe, quilt fiction writer, Frances O'Roark Dowell, will share with us. www.francesdowell.com/quilt-fiction.
Show & Tell and Awards. You won't want to miss this one! Bring the scrappy quilts you have completed this year or in recent years and be ready for some fun activities.