Programs

The following is a listing of our program schedule.

Thurs. Sept. 28, 2017 –  Surprise Event

Thurs. Oct. 26, 2017 – Trunk show by Jennifer Houlden – Quilts by Jen  http://quiltsbyjen.ca/

Jennifer took an array of classes in the Arctic and Australia.  She developed a love for movement in her quilts or the illusion of movement rather seeing how the quilt is an inanimate object. Now lives in Oro-Medonte and is teaching quilting and design.

Thurs. Nov. 23, 2017 – Speaker Anita Zobens – Cotton Mill Threadworks  ” Choosing Threads Fearlessly”   https://www.cottonmillthreadworks.com/

19 years of industry experience of providing sales and education of Superior Threads.  Huge selection of threads and notions. Products will be available for purchase.

Thurs. Dec. 7, 2017 – Pot Luck  starts a6 6:30 pm  and Border Creek Mystery – show and tell

Thurs. Jan. 25, 2018 – Speaker Celeste Compion of Meerkat Trading http://www.meerkatshweshwe.com/

Trunk show and story of Shweshwe cotton from South Africa dating back to the 19th century.  Meerkat Trading have a store in Elora.

Thurs. Feb. 22, 2018 – Garage Sale

Thurs. Mar. 22, 2018 – Trunk show and speaker – Pauline Grondin – http://www.paulinegrondin.com/

Introducing “Piecing Together Canada’s History Through Quilts” – Showcasing handmade quilt designs from the past, stories, traditions and superstitions from long ago.  Many women felt that the female family, past, present and in the future was important and that these generations were united by the quilts that were the works of their hands and their hearts.

Pauline is the Social Historian for the South Western Ontario Barn Quilt Trail.

Thurs. Apr. 26, 2018 – Trunk show by Tracey Lawko   “Sources of Inspiration”  http://traceylawko.com/

Slide presentation with samples of her work included.  Creates finely stitched landscape art, longarmer and still life textile artist.  Her work juried in numerous national and international shows.

Thurs. May 24, 2018 – Trunk show by Laura Coia – Sew Very Easy   https://www.youtube.com/user/SewVeryEasy

Global You-tube following.  Lives in Niagara Falls.  Freelance educator and pattern designer.  Teaches all aspects of quilting and sewing.

Thurs. June 28, 2018 – AGM and strawberry sewcial.

 

 

 

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