Category Archives: Programs

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

Posted in Programs

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

Posted in Programs

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

Posted in Programs

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

Posted in Programs | Tagged

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

Posted in Programs | Tagged ,

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

Posted in Programs

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

Posted in Programs | Tagged

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

Posted in Programs | Tagged ,

October 2019

Debbie welcomed Sherry, a guest who came with Amy and Sue who visited with us at our booth in Mebane and decided to join as a new member. Due to a mixup with the contract and meeting date, our speaker … Continue reading

Posted in Programs

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

Posted in Programs | Tagged