August 2017 Meeting

We enjoyed a pot luck with an assortment of side salads brought by members, and dessert was provided by Ruth S. at this month's meeting. Eight String Challenge projects were presented, and Kate S. was the winner of this challenge. Cleota T. presented a Trunk Show after our business meeting adjourned. We were reminded to get our 2017 Quilt Show Registration forms to Sandi H. as soon as ... [Continue Reading]

July 2017 Meeting

Demo stations were set up in the meeting room for this month's CBQ meeting. Demonstrations and how-to advice was found all around! Marilyn W. showed us three different 9-patch variations, Mary Kathryn B. showed us how she bastes her quilts using 505 Spray Glue instead of pinning, and Cleota T. showed us an easy way to sew Cathedral Windows. Many thanks to our Hostess Committee; including Kate ... [Continue Reading]

June 2017 Meeting

Tony Jacobson shared tips about preparing quilts for show presentation in his "Fair Quilts" presentation. He brought along lots of lovely quilts as examples. Two guests, Violet and Bonnie, were welcomed at this month's meeting. Our hostess committee, including Marilyn D., Janet C., and Marilyn G., treated us to goodies and drinks. Luella delivered 68 baby quilts in May.  That makes our ... [Continue Reading]

May 2017 Meeting

Our May meeting was sweetened by this month's Hostess Committee, including Merle S., Pat K., and Annette W. We were entertained by Marilyn G.'s presentation on String Quilts. We saw many examples of the lovely way string-pieced blocks can enhance a quilt. Next month Tony Jacobson will talk about Fair Rules. There will also be all-day sewing before the meeting, starting at 9:00 am. Take a ... [Continue Reading]

April 2017 Meeting

We enjoyed a presentation by Rob Freeman of Black Border Quilts, at our April meeting. The Hostess Committee, including Pat K., Annette W., and Elaine N., provided refreshments. ... [Continue Reading]