March 14, 2024
Quilt as you go
Elayne West from the Sewing Basket in Plymouth will be presenting Quilt as You Go techniques. Elayne is also teaching a class on quilting as you go Friday, March 15. Class will be a quilt-as-you-go placemat made from fat quarters and/or scraps. Contact Sue Coatney or Beth Petrie to sign up for class.
March 21-24, 2024
Spring Retreat at Pine Lake
Our Spring retreat will be held at Pine Lake campground. This is a great opportunity to have dedicated sewing time. We play a few games and is a wonderful way to meet our fellow guild members. Please watch website and newsletter for updates.
Please contact Sue Coatney or Beth Petrie for further information and to reserve your spot. Registration form can be found here.
April 11, 2024
All About our 2024 Quilt Show!
Discussion on the upcoming quilt show with Chery Sweeney, our 2024 Quilt Show Chair.
May 9, 2024
Organizing your Quilting Stash
Sarah Gallagher from The Quilt Shop of Two Rivers will be sharing information on different ways to organize your quilting stash.
June 13, 2024
Making it your own thru Embellishment
Annie Neville, Darting Needles guild member, will have an interesting talk on ‘Embellish and Make it your own!’
July 11, 2024
Creativity within Us
Pat Bishop will share with her thoughts on finding creativity within all of us for our quilting projects along with a trunk show. Pat is a fiber artist who currently lives in Shawano, Wisconsin and has a connection to the Appleton area having lived here for many years.
August 8, 2024
2024 Quilt Show Preparations and quilt drop- off at Fox Valley Lutheran High School
Quilt Show Prep. The 2nd Thursday is the meeting where we will be setting up for our bi-annual quilt show. The show dates are August 10-11. Please watch website and newsletter for updates.
September 12, 2024
Making a French Braid Quilt
Birgit Ruotsala, fiber artist, illustrator, and storyteller will be presenting about French Braid quilts.
Birgit will also be teaching a class on French Braid class on Thursday, Sept 12. Please watch website and newsletter for updates. Contact Sue Coatney or Beth Petrie for further information and to reserve your spot.
October 10, 2024
Christopher Weinhold, from Quilt-agious in Mukwonago, WI will be sharing about Escher Quilts. There will also be a class during the day on Thursday, October 10 to create an Escher technique table runner. Contact Sue Coatney or Beth Petrie to sign up for class.
November 14, 2024
Making a Round Robin Quilt
Linda Pujo, Darting Needles guild member, and friends will be sharing information and the quilts from a recent Round Robin Quiltalong.
December ??, 2024
Guild Holiday Party
More information will be provided in fall 2024.