Monday, 11 July 2016

June's Ice Cream Social

Show and tell was a treat for the eyes leading up to the Ice Cream Sundays a treat for the taste buds. Having an Ice Cream Social to close off Guild for the summer was both tasty and very enjoyable. Got to chat with a lot of the members that normally we wouldn't have a chance to at a regular meeting,
Ice Cream Table  with toppings ready to serve

Another table for Ice Cream for those who don't want sugar  

Prizes for the draw

More pizes

Three beautiful hanging baskets
to also go as prizes 

Some of the lovely and imaginative sun hats

June with a couple of her runners

And Allison with place mats and bird wall hanging

2 baby blankets made by Sandra 

Baby blanket 2

Ruth batik quilt top called Turning 20 Again 

Kim's Stack of Hay

Jackie's purple house from Karen Henry workshop 

and Jackie's flower appliqué piece from
 the Elaine Quehl workshop

    Red and white Star quilt by Doris 

Bertha's blue batik double slice quilt

    Margie C'S black and white quilt called
 shadow flowers

Margie also made a cute pencil case

      Beth's hockey quilt

green and orange quilt top called Jacobs Ladder

top called Garden Party

    Cecile has used a panel in the center with ducks
 to make this quilt top

Peggy block in a block quilt top

    Joyce Newman used the accu cutter to cut
 the pieces for this wall hanging 

And a closeup of one of June's runners

Well that is it for another Show and Tell. We really do have a lot of great talent within our guild. Can't wait to see what is being created over the summer. Have a safe and wonderful summer and I will see you on September 7th for our next meeting when we will greet our new executive. Marj

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

May Guild Meeting

A great meeting in May. A lot of business was taken care of, a new executive was announced and accepted for the fall 2016 to Spring 2018 term. Then there was a wonderful showing of our guild talent. We are a very talented group.

A quilt for "Quilts of Valor" using blocks made by guild members

    Art pieces done at Karen Henry's workshop

   Christine's 'lucky stars' quilt 

    Allison made this bag with lots of sections 

June's amazing Lemoyne Star quilt

Gail\s Disappearing Four Patch

  Liz's quilt called Paint Box

Anita made the string quilt using scraps..

Peggy's disappearing 9 patch 

Kim D's scrappy child's quilt

And a second quilt by Kim for a child

Susan M cleaning up those UFO's finished a sweet fall runner

Another UFO completed Attic windows using a pannel 

And a third maybe finished? Susan might put another border on?

Diane has made casserole carriers 

Margie made the maple leaves quilt from a
fabric exchange class taught by Gail Mitchel

Margie's Spool Quilt from the book
"Friendship Strips & Scraps"

Joyce's mini quilt 

Flower Garden Maze quilt by Joyce

Another example of a Maze quilt by Joyce
This one is Under the Sea

As you have seen we are a talented bunch. Keep those creative juices flowing. 

Friday, 6 May 2016

April Meeting

Another successful meeting with so much accomplished and  as always our very talented members put on a great Show-N-Tell.

Joyce with her representation of OZ and the yellow brick road

Doris's Beautiful stars

Another quilt by Doris K, with all
Asian inspired Fabrics 

    Lucille's kaleidoscope quilt 

Jennifer's cute design with bird

    Beth t-shirt quilt 

    Beth's Garden Party quilt

Peggy has been making dresses for her Granddaughters

More of Peggy's dresses

Heather O's quilt - country colors 

Heather's Quilt of Valor for her friend

A quilt top for Victoria Quilts

Storm At Sea by Marge R

Another quilt top for Victoria Quilts made by Sandra D.