Thursday, January 18, 2018

Dec 2017 and January 2018

December was our Christmas potluck and party.  Dianne shows a completed charity quilt.
Virgina got some "Scribble " quilts from a local long arm shop and we are using these for our Charity quilt drive. Gifts were exchanged and a good time was had by all!

Dianne won this quilt in the drawing at the Quilt Days Auction opening.

Peggy's quilt of valor

Jan's applique project

Sandra's labyrinth quilt

Jan covered this chair with patchwork!

Virginia told us about 5 yard quilts and told us about World Wide Quilting Day and handed out reminders for Quiltfest.

Our block of the month for 2018 is this cute Row Quilt.

First row of the BOM.  Diane will be leading us in  the BOM this year.

Marsha is doing a great job as our new president

Tina's snow family with lots of embellishments.

Jan's cute wool hat with embellished flower.. Jan also told us about HB 60.
It allows for people 62 and older to take university classes for  around 10 dollars a semester!!!!!

Pam and her son have been working on different designs for long arm quilting. This piece is made up of various blocks she has made over the years.

The back shows some of the quilting designs.

Donna made a baby quilt for a friend

Peggy has made a lot of mondo bags - this one includes fabric from Ghana that her daughter gave her.

Peggy's first completed UFO of the year.  She used her scraps and is donating it to the Police Charity drive.

Emma was delighted to receive this quilt made by Sandra. Emma is 6 years old!

Back of quilt

Cathie was gifted an embroidery quilt for Christmas.

Baby quilt for friends boy completed by Cathie

Cathie's quilt top for the Police charity drive.

Diane's Sea Serpent  baby quilt

She made TWO of them! She likes to have them on hand to gift to new mother's she knows.

Tina's table runner - she also made one that she donated to the Festival of  Trees.

Marsha has been busy making pillowcases - she even did french seams on them!

These dogs were made by Marsha's daughter.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

November 2017

Donna showed Sandra's quilt from retreat

Table topper Jill did at retreat. 10 people were at retreat and had a great time with tons of prizes. Everyone raved about the food done by Donna.

Sampler by Ruthie

Sampler with Ruthie's colors

Cathie's progress on six inch blocks

Sherri's basket quilt challenge was delayed due to a flood she had

30's quilt by Tina

Appliqued wool blocks.. addicting Tina says!

More tote bags by Dianne

Cute fleece hats done for Dianne's church Boutique on 9th Dec. 10-3

Pam made a Christmas gift with machine embroidery

Peggy designed this shower gift using fusible

Peggy made this quilt for a graduation gift

She got the panels on her trip to Sister's.

She learned a lot doing this quilt... it is for her nephew

At retreat Marsha worked on squaring up all her half square triangles
Sandy Stitcher's Gingerbread Man Quilt sold for 800 dollars at the Intermountain Health Care Auction.
Many thanks to Tina for donating the top, Dianne for putting it together and to those who helped quilt it!

Our lovely president, Jill!

Jill presented the program on how to resize blocks. It was very informative and she included handouts.

Finished Block of the Month by Shelley

Cathie's miniature BOM

Tina's BOM

Diane's completed BOM

Dianne showed our two options for the Auction Quilt for 2019.
We voted on the row quilt

Virginia completed a 20 year old UFO and told us about the UQG UFO challenge for 2018

Dianne's  completed Charity quilt for the 2018 drive

Lurdes won this prize at retreat and enjoyed working on it

Block of the month 2017 - biggest to smallest