Programs and Workshops for 2018

Programs and Workshops for 2018 2017-12-12T02:23:22+00:00

Programs and Workshops for 2018

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

MEETING PLACE:
BLUE ASH BANQUET CENTER
11330 Williamson Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241

 

January 20, 2018 Sew-In Salvation Army Center 

February 1, 2018   Meeting:  MJ Kinman Diamonds Divas and Drama Queens

February 2, 2018   Workshop: Treasure Hunting

February 3, 2018   Workshop: Bite-Size Gem

March 1, 2018    Demonstrations by guild members:  Cass Plott (binding), Barb Retig (mitered borders) Michele Hellman (English paper piecing), Linda Upp (paper piecing), Shelby Baxter (strip piecing demo), Kathy Saunders (machine applique).

March 22-25, 2018 Spring Retreat at Double Tree Inn, Greater Cincinnati Airport

April 5, 2018   Meeting: Mark Sherman “Man Quilter”

April 6, 2018   Workshop “Remarkable hand applique” by machine! ($50 kit fee)

April 7, 2018   Workshop: “Remarkable Fabric weaving”  ($40 kit fee)

April 21, 2018  Sew-In Salvation Army Center 

May 4, 2018 TBD

June 7, 2018    Meeting Linda Thiefoldt “confessions of a crappy quilter”

June 8, 2018   Workshop: Modern Mojo Quilting”

June 9, 2018   Workshop: Paper piecing Star

June 16, 2018    Fabric Dying 1 with Barb Grothaus

July 12, 2018 TBD

August 2, 2018    Meeting: Kathy Kansier “Color and Design”

August 3, 2018    Workshop: “Quilts with Great Edges”  ($55 kit fee)

August 4, 2018   “Workshop Simply Crazy” ($20.00 pattern/kit)

September 6, 2018   Meeting: Guild Auction/Raffle

September 8, 2018   Fabric Dying 2 with Barb Grothaus

September 29, 2018   Sew-In Salvation Army Center

October 4,  2018   Meeting: Mary Huey “An old dog can learn new tricks”

October 5, 2018   Workshop: Feathered Star

October 6, 2018   Workshop: Kaleidoscope

October 18-21, 2018  Tentative Fall Retreat

November 1, 2018 Meeting Lunn Fabrics Batik Process presentation

December 6, 2018    Meeting:  Holiday Social (Potholder/kitchen utensil)

 

2019

June 5, 2019    Mickey Lawler

September 5, 2019    Angela Walters

 

WORKSHOP & SEW-IN GENERAL INFORMATION

All Workshops and Sew-Ins are held at:
Salvation Army Center, 6381 Center Hill Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224

• Workshops:
Fees – $50 (unless otherwise noted – Fabric Dyeing Workshop is a higher fee – see below)
Times: 10am – 4pm – bring a lunch or plan to run out for a quick carry-out
Workshops may require a separate supply and/or book fee – consult newsletter or website for details
Workshop fees are non-refundable (if you cannot attend, you are encouraged to find a substitute)
Fabric Dyeing Workshops:
Fee – $85 – (non-refundable)
Supply list available on website
Times: 9:30am until you are finished (bring a lunch)
Sew-Ins:
Fee – $10 (non-refundable)
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.