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March 2022 – Amy Pabst

Our March meeting was held at the Elon Community Church in conjunction with the 2022 Quilt show. We joined together with the Alamance Piecemakers for a special teacher, Amy Pabst.  She brought wonderful and amazing sample quilts of her work … Continue reading

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February 2022 – Trunk Show with Mary

Co-President Ann L began our monthly meeting by sharing updated information about March’s quilt show, including how to prepare your quilts. Volunteers are needed to greet guests at the Welcome Station, and to staff the Boutique over the 4 days … Continue reading

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January 2022 – Part 1 – Charity Spotlight

We were honored to hear directly from representatives of several local charity organizations how our WE MAKE AN IMPACT on the local community. (Before you read to the end of this post, grab a tissue!) At the end of the … Continue reading

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November 2021 – Tips of the Trade

Our guild held its November meeting on Nov. 9th, 2021. We had an in-house speaker for the first time in almost 2 years!  We started our meeting promptly, and our Program Chair, Teresa R., introduced our special guest. Check out … Continue reading

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September 2021 – Sherri Noel Presents

President Ann L welcomed everyone to our September meeting. We had members joining in person and by Zoom due to the surge in Covid cases this month. Teresa reminded us that the Leaf painting workshop is this Saturday. Supply list … 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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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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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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