Upcoming 2017 Programs

June:  “Sharp Points the Easy Way.”  Trunk show by Rosemary Summers, Certified Instructor for Deb Tucker’s Studio 180 Design.  The trunk show will feature quilts made with Studio 180 Design Tools and highlight how to use the tools with any quilt pattern.  Selected tools and patterns will be available for purchase.  Checks or cash only.
 
July:  “Every Quilt Tells a Story”  Trunk show of mini quilts based on Civil War events, trips to historic places and family history, by Susan Pierce of High Point.  Patterns will be available for purchaseCheck her out on Facebook at Miss Susie Quilts. 
 
August:  “Finishing UFOs”  Lecture by Karen Comstock.  Karen loves to come visit guilds to talk about quilting and finishing UFO’s. By showing samples of her work and discussing the creative process she poignantly and humorously illustrates with stories from her own life, emphasizing the role of her friends and family in her quilt design.  http://www.quilttricks.com
September:  “A Behind the Scenes Look at Quilt Judging” Ever wonder what goes on behind closed doors when you submit a quilt for judging? Curious about what the judges are looking for? Want to know what makes a winning quilt? Evelyn Judson and Suzan DeSerres will walk us through the process, show us how it’s done, and answer those nagging questions.
 
October:  Challenge Quilt reveal and vote/Social/Annual business meeting
 
November:  “Everyday Artistry:  Stories of Quilts and Their Makers” lecture by Diana Bell-Kite of the NC Museum of History.
 
December:  Annual holiday party
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