Thursday, 6 June 2019

Hawberry Quilter June 2019 - Island Quilters Guild

Here is our June newsletter.  We look forward to a busy summer and hope all our members stay healthy and safe!  Our first meeting in September will be Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 at the Mindemoya  Community Hall at 7:00pm.  We will be starting the year will a great trunk show by eastern Ontario quilter Paul Leger http://www.paullegerquilts.com/home.html that evening and invite everyone to that.  The next day we will have a workshop http://www.paullegerquilts.com/workshops.html 'Patchwork Illusions'.  We anticipate a great workshop where we will learn the skills around creating 3-d blocks!  All fabrics and patterns will be supplied.  Contact Brenda (brendaepakkala@gmail.com) to register for this.









Tuesday, 28 May 2019

May 2019 - Island Quilters Guild Show & Tell

We had some beautiful quilt projects shown at our May meeting and the following photos can't do justice to them because you can't see them up close!
Brenda helped our visitor show the wedding quilt she is working on as she and her husband travel across Canada



Bonnie shows the Current Guild raffle quilt


Donna quilted this king size on her domestic machine!!

Freda made this for her son


Freda made these to take to Nova Scotia

Kathy showed what she can make with tiny triangle scraps!


Myrna finished project from Elaine Quehl workshop

Pat has been trying all the BOMs - this is the card trick block


Rolanda made this 'quilt as you go' project to show us how and for a gift

Sally made this quilt as a gift

Sheila made this star table runner

Sheila's unique placemats

Sheila hand embroidered all these ladies and then made this quilt

Vicki created this welcoming quilt banner


Friday, 19 April 2019

April 2019 - Island Quilters Guild Show 'n Tell

Our guild held a Silent Auction at our April meeting and many members 'won' terrific auctions and went home quite happy!  We also were able to choose from a FREE table and most of us have a bit of new reading material.




Our April meeting also enjoyed many Show and Tell projects.  Here are photos of some of these: