Author Archives: B. Taylor

September 2019: Color Theory

Jackie Russell presents Our guest speaker tonight was artist, Jackie Russell who shared wisdom about color choices that make for successful quilts. Jackie shared a bit of her background working in various capacities as an artist, taking quilting classes, and … Continue reading

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August 2019: Journey of an art quilter

What happened to my ruler? For our August meeting, we welcomed Christine Hager-Braun, an art quilter who was born in Germany and moved to Durham, NC with her husband to continue their careers as research scientists. Twenty years later, she … Continue reading

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Christmas in July 2019

As is our custom, we celebrated Christmas in July at our July member meeting, and Lisa J and her hospitality committee really outdid themselves in planning a CHARMING party for us including festive decorations, fun games with prizes, and parting … Continue reading

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Ornament workshop and sew day

What fun we had today, some of us for a sew day and others to learn from teacher extraordinare, Penny as she guided folks through creating quilted star ornaments. Ornament makers included Lisa J., Debbie, Leslie, Sylvia, and her granddaughter … Continue reading

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Quentors: Applique and Boro scarves

Social Time We began the evening by: Visiting – each other and the refreshments and information tables – many thanks to the hospitality committee for their decorations and refreshments and to Debbie for setting up and stocking the information table. … Continue reading

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Welcome Home Event with CAS

On Saturday, June 8, several guild members joined Carolina Adoption Services for a Welcome Home event to welcome adopted children to their new homes. We enjoyed watching the high energy children painting and playing in the gym and joined them … Continue reading

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May 2019: Carl Stevens presents

Social time We had quite a buzz of activity during our half hour of social time: Enjoying refreshments – many thanks to the hospitality committee. Browsing the information table – many thanks to Debbie for her huge efforts setting it … Continue reading

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