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

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

October 2017

Dianne's completed BOM 2017 with great borders.

Sandy Stitchers challenge quilts for 2017

More challenge quilts... quilts had to have at least 5 baskets on the quilt.  The
2018 challenge was announced... quilts can be any size but must have 3 forms of embellishment.

Jan demonstrated a super, accurate way to do a machine binding

Jill showed us an easy way to splice a single fold binding. She also said if you go to Connecting Threads online and type "tutorials" in the Search tab you will find many helpful tutorials. 

Bags by Dianne

Sandy Stitchers entry for the Ruby Jubilee Quilt Show

Dianne's completed Gingerbread Quilt.. our BOM for 2016

Marsha has gotten into the coloring book craze.

She has finished many beautiful drawings.

Virginia calls this her "Miracle Quilt" It is a quilt all ready to be bound from a class she took at Quiltfest with Joe Cunningham.

VA got a blue ribbon with this State Fair challenge quilt

Pam has been taking embroidery classes at Nuttalls

Cathie's fish for a new grand nephew

Trick or treat bag for grandson

Cathie's entry into the Ruby Jubilee quilt show for Quiltfest... also a finish on the 2015 BOM.

Cozy flannel quilt for Cathie's brother

Barbara tried machine quilting on her charity quilt.

Floating 4 squares

Jill's finished basket quilt.

Close up of Tracy's basket quilt.