The following is a listing of our program schedule. More details will be revealed in our newsletter and closer to the meeting dates.
LOAFER’S LAKE LOCATION
Thursday, February 28, 2019 – “First and Last” members’ trunk show. Sharing the old and the new, yesterday and today, and what I have learned along the way. This month’s programme is a general membership trunk show! Bring a quilt from an earlier stage in your quilting journey, and one that you have quilted recently. In a few words tell us what has changed for you.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 – Finding My Way. 2018 marked my 25th year of attending Quilting By-the-Lake, an annual 2 week conference in upstate New York. My trunk show highlights how my skills have improved and my style has changed thanks to the exceptional teachers.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 – “Speed Dating” – aka. Round Robin Demo Evening. Stations will be set up around the room and we will be demonstrating various tips, tricks and techniques. Examples include, making quilt labels, binding & finishing techniques, the dreaded hanging sleeve, and tips & techniques for making mini quilt blocks.
Thursday, May 23, 2019 – An Evening of 100 Quilts Trunk Show by Margaret Makaltses. Margaret will present quilts made by family members and relate the stories about the quilts and how they influenced her work. She will present quilts from her first stitches to her current works. Margaret prefers to create her own patterns and often allows the material to lead the way. Her goal is to inspire fellow quilters to quilt outside the box.
Thursday, June 27, 2019 – AGM and Dessert – “Sew-Cial”