December 14th – Potluck Lunch
A paper and pencil game was played called ‘Do you Know Your Quilt Acronyms?‘ If you Click Here you will find two pages: one page with the acronyms, followed by a page with the answers. Enjoy!!
Season’s Greetings from your program committee! Join us this month for our annual Christmas potluck lunch. Arrival time – after 11:30 please, so we have time to set up the room.
- Here’s what you need to remember:
- A non-perishable food item (or monetary donation in a sealed envelope) for the Manna Food Bank
- Cutlery, plate and mug (you may want a 2nd plate for dessert)
- Your generous food contribution to the potluck table (we will be thanking the “arena guys” by having them go through the line first.
- Show and Share for after the lunch and activities – especially those Christmas gifts you have created.
- Your Christmas spirit!
October 12th – Workshop – Janet Slater facilitated her “Bugle Boy” Square in a Square workshop.
If you took Janet Slater’s workshop last month or have ever taken a Square in a Square class you will find the following links to Jodi Barrows youtube videos very helpful. Many of the techniques Janet taught at the workshop but if you need a refresher – these videos are great!
- What is an Option 1 triangle unit?
- What is an Option 4 triangle unit?
- What is a “Double Square in a Square?”
- 3 Most Popular Triangle Units in a Quilt
- Flying Geese – make them ANY SIZE
October 11th – Speaker – Janet Slater – presented her trunk show. Janet is a professional longarm quilter with 20 years of quilting experience and many more of creative sewing. She has a studio in a historic school house in Mono, Ontario – one hour north of Toronto.
Janet’s website is: www.createwithjanet.ca
Janet is a certified “Square in a Square” instructor who has taught at the Creativ Festival in Toronto, and she has provided workshops across the province.
September 14th – Speaker – Catherine Timm. Catherine presented a slide show and trunk show of her fibre arts. Photos.
Here’s the link to Catherines website. http://www.catherinetimm.com/
September 15th – Workshop -Catharine Timm. Catherine conducted a 1/2 day workshop during which participants created a fused art postcard. Photos.