Programmes


At each meeting, we enjoy presentations by speakers on a wide variety of quilting-related topics, coordinated by our Programmes Team. Questions? Contact Programmes.


November

Our annual Christmas Social.  We will be having a Show & Tell of our special Christmas Theme Quilts.  A Secret Santa Draw for all Guild members that would enjoy to participate. Details in the November Newsletter.


Earlier Programmes in 2018

OCTOBER  Shannon from Skunk Hollow Fabrics in Squamish.  Carol Piercy introduced the Animal Quilt-a-long and names were drawn for ‘Secret Santa’ gifts.

SEPTEMBER  Berene Campbell of Happy Sew Lucky  presented her trunk show. She talked about collaborative community projects and craftivism work, and the inspiration behind it. One of Berene’s statements is “Busy Hands Make Happy Hearts”.

JUNE  Strawberry Social and Quilt Show Wrap-up before our Summer break

MAY  Uschi Greiner of Wool Penny Rugs is a textile artist, designer and instructor in wool applique.  She incorporates various hand embroidered stitches, she also hand dyes wool, silk-velvet and linen. She presented her Trunk Show of beautiful wool creations and also a Pop-up Shop.

APRIL  Carola Russell of Carola’s Quilt Shop Threads and Trunk Show spoke about the latest trends in thread. After the presentation there was an opportunity to shop.

MARCH  Paul Krampitz from the Vancouver Modern Guild gave a trunk show on his journey from traditional to modern quilting, with examples of lessons he learned in traditional quilting and how he has adapted these lessons in making modern quilts.