Program 2016-2017

Program calendar

September 13, 2016 – Welcome back and Show and Tell

Featuring our Summer Challenge Quilts and Show and Tell of our summer work. For our first meeting of the year, we also invite members to bring guests for free to introduce new quilters to QQ.

October 18, 2016 – Speaker
Diane Loomis presents Listening to Your Quilts

Showing a great variety of her own quilts, Diane illustrates how “most quilts have lessons to teach if you just listen to them!”

November 8, 2016 – Susan Polansky presents Evolution of An Artist

Using humor, determination and emotion to inspire her audience, Susan describes how her own quilting evolved and how the environment inspires her quilts.

December 13, 2016 – Annual Holiday Party

January 10, 2017 – Comfort Quilt Workshop

This is our annual comfort quilt marathon when we all work together on quilts for children and families in need.

February 14, 2017 – Michelle Benton presents Concept to Conclusion

Michelle discusses the process of designing fabric, having it printed and then delivered to your local quilt shop.

March 14, 2017 – QQ Membership Technique Demos

Returning again after popular demand, QQ members demonstrate and teach some of their favorite techniques. Please contact Evy Megerman if you are interested in being one of our teachers this month.

April 18, 2017 – Lisa McCarthy presents Compare and Contrast

Lisa is an authorized/certified instructor for Jacqueline de Jonge and Judy Niemeyer. Her lecture explores how each designer takes a different approach to designing, creating, and constructing quilts.

May 9, 2017 – Maureen Blanchard presents Beauty and Beast

It’s all how you look at it! Explore some vibrant and beautiful quilts made from the “beastiest” of fabrics!