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
BLUE ASH BANQUET CENTER
11330 Williamson Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241
All Kits and Supply fees are paid directly to the instructor.
|February 2, 2019||Sew-in|
|February 7, 2019||Meeting: Cass Plott, “Quilt Master Get’erdun”|
|March 7, 2019||Meeting: Meta Van Nostran, “The Modern Art Quilt Movement of the Early 20th Century”|
|March 14-17, 2019||Retreat, Doubletree In, Greater Cincinnati Airport|
|April 4, 2019||Meeting: Claudia Lash, “Finding Joy in Quilt Design|
|May 2, 2019||Meeting: Vendor Sale|
|June 6, 2019||Meeting: Mickey Lawler, “Confessions of a Blanket Lady|
|June 7, 2019||Workshop:|
|June 8, 2019||Workshop:|
|July 11, 2019||Meeting: Kathy Saunders, Quilts of Valor; and Ruth Barry and Sue Dvorak, Kids’ Komforts|
|(Note date change due to holiday)|
|July 27, 2019||Sew-in|
|August 1, 2019||Meeting: Carole Douglas / Diane Glos, “Branching Out”|
|August 3, 2019||Workshop: Creating your fabric, surface design|
|September 5, 2019||Meeting: Angela Walters, Modern Quilts Trunk Show|
|(Note changed location for this program: Lakota Freshman School)|
|September 6, 2019||Workshop: Shape by Shape, machine quilting|
|September 7, 2019||Workshop: Dot to Dot, machine quilting|
|September 27, 2019||Sew-in|
|October 3, 2019||Meeting: Larry McKinney, Trunk Show|
|October 5, 2019||Workshop: Confetti Landscape|
|November 7, 2019||Meeting: Sewing Room Sale|
|November 14-17, 2019||Retreat, Holiday Inn, Eastgate|
|December 5, 2019||Meeting: Holiday Social|
WORKSHOP & SEW-IN GENERAL INFORMATION
All Workshops and Sew-Ins are held at:
Salvation Army Center, 6381 Center Hill Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224
Fees – $50 (unless otherwise noted – Fabric Dyeing Workshop is a higher fee – see below)
Times: 10am – 4pm – (Unless otherwise noted) 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)
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.
Round Robin: See Valerie DeLuca at the meeting for details.