Programs and Workshops for 2017
GUILD MEETINGS ARE THE FIRST THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH
MEETINGS BEGIN AT 6:30PM WITH A BUSINESS MEETING
SHOW & TELL CONCLUDES THE BUSINESS MEETING
PROGRAM BEGINS AT APPROXIMATELY 7:30PM
NO MEETING IN JANUARY
BLUE ASH BANQUET CENTER
11330 Williamson Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241
–Meeting: Cynthia Amneus from the Cincinnati Art Museum – “Cincinnati Dressmakers: A Legacy of Labor”
– Museum tour of Iris Van Herpen (artist) dress exhibit at the Cincinnati Art Museum
– Museum tour (same as above)
Consult newsletter and/or website for details
Social- Join us for the evening of Hot Chocolate, coffee, and tea along with some cookies. Christmas mug and Mug rug exchange.
Programs and Workshops for 2018
February 1, 2018
Meeting: MJ Kinman Diamonds Divas and Drama Queens
February 2, 2018
Workshop: Bite-Size Gem
February 3, 2018
Workshop: Treasure Hunting
WORKSHOP & SEW-IN GENERAL INFORMATION
All Workshops and Sew-Ins are held at:
Salvation Army Center, 6381 Center Hill Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224
o Fees – $50 (unless otherwise noted – Fabric Dyeing Workshop is a higher fee – see below)
o Times: 10am – 4pm – bring a lunch or plan to run out for a quick carry-out
o Workshops may require a separate supply and/or book fee – consult newsletter or website for details
o Workshop fees are non-refundable (if you cannot attend, you are encouraged to find a substitute)
• Fabric Dyeing Workshops:
o Fee – $85 – (non-refundable)
o Supply list available on website
o Times: 9:30am until you are finished (bring a lunch)
o Fee – $10 (non-refundable)
o Times: 10am-4pm – bring a lunch or plan to run out for a quick carry-out
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON WORKSHOPS,
PLEASE CONSULT NEWSLETTERS AND/OR WEBSITE
OR CONTACT OVQG VICE PRESIDENTS
Monthly meetings include:
Show & Tell – Please limit your presentation to 2 items.
Fat Quarter Drawing: Bring a quilt shop quality fat quarter to enter in the drawing for a chance to win the entire stack! Theme varies by month.
Sew-To-Win: Spend a buck or two for a kit to make a block. Bring your completed block back the next month for a chance to win a quilt’s worth of blocks!
Block Swap: Make blocks and swap with others for increased variety in your quilt. Click here for the Modern Knot block instructions, due June 1.
Kids Komforts: Pick up a kit to put together a Kids Komforts Quilt.
Library: Check out our library and borrow a book or two for the month.
Name Tags, Guild Pins: Order name tags and guild pins.
Quilts of Valor: The mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor.
UFO Challenge: Incentive to complete Unfinished Fabric Objects throughout the year. See Valerie DeLuca at the meeting for details.