If you thought we were going to meet in a different room tonight.. plans have changed and we will be our usual space in Room 204 at Bethany Community Church. Great news!! … we won’t be playing musical chairs this…

The Quilting Tips the Scales

From the landscape, a sense of scale. From the dead, a sense of scale. –Richard Siken A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.—Phyllis Diller The injuries we do and those we suffer, are seldom weighed in the same…

Modern Birds really do sing!

Birds are the theme of the month and we aim to please with our fun Challenge and block lottery!  Reminder for November that we will be meeting in the small room 207.  Our Sew-In was a great success and I’m…

Fall Stitching is here !

Our September meeting started with reminders of dates, times and events.  Our November meeting will be in room 207, with the smaller chairs and our Meetings for the next few months are Nov 9, Dec 14, Jan 11, Feb 8,…

Indigo is the way to go!

Hello Indigo ! We don’t have a scheduled meeting in August, so this year we thought we would do something a little different. Lindsay, one of our members, volunteered her parents place as an outdoor event to hold the Dye-In day…

Oh Canada!!

We opened our Canada 150 meeting with a fantastic display of 19 Canada quilts/themed quilts and red & white coloured quilts. Heck we even had twins when 2 of our members made the same wall hanging and each of them…

June - busy, busy busy!

Wow, we had quite the extensive meeting and there were lots of notes written and the pens were busy scribbling down dates/times/challenges/news and more!  Susan reminded us of our July Canada  150 themed meeting. We would like a red and…

Some Sticky Business is going On!

The month of May Blog is written by Lindsay Melnychuk. She has done the most awesome write-up including many details that I would have missed at our meeting. Well done Lindsay, this is fantastic. And if you’d like to check…

April Showers bring... Quilts!

Well we certainly hope that everyone is fairing well in this soaking rain showered month of April leading into May. The rain didn’t dampen our spirits, nor our quilting expertise as you can see from our April meeting line-up!  …

Improv Round Robin Sew-In

Written by Tara McInerney the organizer and quilter extraordinare of our Improv Round Robin Sew-In ! How do you: Work on 11 completely different quilts in one day… Stretch your improvisational quilting skills to the next level… Learn to trust…

Improv Tutorial

Our Sew-In with the Improv Round Robin, taken from Sherri Lynn Wood book The Improv Handbook for Modern Quilters, page 42 was a resounding success. We will be postings pictures within the next 24 hours. Total we had 13 participants…