Edmond Quilt Guild

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Guild Calendar
Check here to stay informed about upcoming guild meetings, speakers, workshops, and events...

Remember, you must pay the workshop fee to receive confirmation of a seat and to receive the supply list for your selected workshop(s). Some meetings and workshops may require a $5.00 fee for internationally known speakers/instructors. Please make checks payable to Edmond Quilt Guild. You can send your check to Edmond Quilt Guild, PO Box 1843, Edmond, OK 73083.

For other area quilting events, see the current newsletter.

2018 EQG Upcoming Events


 

February 20th - Martha Spark's “Quilt Documentation”. Martha will provide a slide lecture on the Quilt Physical Data Study Guide she compiled for training the Primary Documentation Team for the Oregon Quilt Project, based on the Quilt Index’s List of Core Fields. She’ll teach you how to complete documentation on your own quilts by illustrating with antique quilts from her own collection.

 
 

March 20th - *Edyta Sitar from Laundry Basket Quilts will lecture “Reasons for Quilting” and present a trunk show of 50 or more quilts from her collection. Fee for visitors is $10.00
      Workshop--"Stars in Quilts" - Edyta will help you to create beautiful star blocks and inspire you by sharing her thoughts, knowledge, and star quilts. The "Star in Quilts" workshop features 15 different star patterns. Through these patterns we will look at star blocks, layouts, sashing and different techniques to set stars in quilts.

 
 

April 17th - Vicky Beasley - Lecture “Scrappy Farmer”

 
 

May 15th - *Joe Cunningham - MY LIFE IN QUILTS (fee for visitors is $10.00)

      Workshop--“Rock The Block” Album Style (Tentative Choice-may change) How can a quilt that looks so complex be so simple? Joe shows how to rock the block with a simple process that leads to unavoidable originality. You can’t help it. 6 Hours. All Levels

 
 

June 19th - NO MEETING

 
 

July 17th - Member Showcase - Member of the guild will present a trunk show of their work and discuss their quilting journey.

 
 

August 21st - Lesa Erlandsand - “Thanks to Eli, Issac and Tom” A fast-paced look at quilting in the 19th Century/Trunk show

      Workshop--“Quilt History: From Fabric to Quilt, From then to Now” 6 hours. Learn as you see fabrics and quilts from the early 1800s to the 1940s. Learn to recognize colors, techniques and quilting styles that will help you to place fabrics and quilts in the right time period. Emphasis in this class will be on seeing and touching the fabrics, quilt blocks, tops and quilts. This will be a hands-on approach to studying quilt history.

 
 

September 18th - Shannon Brinkley “Scrappy Applique” Trunk Show

      Workshop--Scrappy Applique Menegarie

 
 

October 16th - Studio Art Quilt Association - Presentation regarding the organization. Cindy Parry and Cindy Rendzel will be sharing a rare opportunity to see about 50 pieces of the members’ art.

 
 

November 20th - Tentative - Meg Callahan of M Callahan Studio, a native Edmond Quilt Artist and designer will discuss her art and show examples of her work.

 
 

December 18th - EQG Christmas Party

 
 
*$10.00 fee for non-members

- Programs and speakers subject to change -
Please review the EQG Workshop Guidelines prior to signing up.

 


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