Author Archives: B. Taylor

November 2020 – Jackie Russell’s puffy star

We gathered for our third virtual meeting via Zoom on Tuesday. After visiting with one another for about 30 minutes, Sylvia shared the slate of nominees who have agreed to serve on our 2021 board of directors – including both … Continue reading

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October 2020 – Catherine Redford presents

We hosted our second virtual meeting via Zoom on Tuesday and welcomed guest presenter, Catherine Redford. Catherine shared her quilting journey in her presentation, Lessons Learned while Quilting. She shared photos of her early quilts and more recent ones, many … Continue reading

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September 2020 – We did it – Zoom!

Tonight we held our first Zoom gathering. Barbara T. was an anxious host supported by her very able co-host Joan. This was the first time we were together since our February in-person meeting, and it was good to see friendly … Continue reading

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March 2020: Creativity and Design

Valerie Paterson Our guest speaker for the evening was Valerie Paterson who showed us many of her quilts and talked about her inspiration for each, her design decisions, her journey with free motion quilting and embellishments. Many of her quilts … Continue reading

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Feb 2020: Selvage Diva

Save those selvages For our February meeting, we welcomed selvage diva, Rosemarie Ameen who wowed us with what she can do with selvages. Originally from Canada, Rosemarie made lots of baby quilts and t-shirt quilts for co-workers as a nurse … Continue reading

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January 2020 – Planning for a new year

Taking care of business Our first meeting of the year is generally about planning and getting organized for the coming year. This year it included a report from each committee chair about the work of her committee so that members … Continue reading

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Holiday Party 2019

Food and fellowship Lisa J. and her hospitality committee really outdid themselves planning a fun evening for our annual holiday party, and members did not disappoint with their holiday attire and yummy food. We were excited to have lifetime member … Continue reading

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Winter 2019 Boutique events

As the holiday season approached, we participated in two event where we welcomed buyers of beautiful items made by our members and displayed and sold tickets for our 2019 raffle quilt. Our tables at these events sported our new lavender … Continue reading

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November 2019: Finding your voice

Welcoming guests We welcomed guests Hollie and her daughter Avonmare. Hollie and Avi visited our booth at the Mebane Autumn Fest, and Avi is an enthusiastic young sewer and quilter. We also welcomed Carol and Cathy from the Greensboro Modern … Continue reading

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Fall 2019 Retreat

Lots of fun and interesting happenings on our second annual fall retreat held October 24-27 at the Summit Center located in the Haw River State Park in Browns Summit, NC. On Wednesday Barbara T, Ann A, and Lisa R took the scenic … Continue reading

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