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October 12th Speaker

  Brett Lewis www.naturalbornquilter.com Avid Quilter and Fabric Designer, Brett Lewis, aka Natural Born Quilter, discovered his love of the craft through learning to sew and quilt in the spring of 2016. Fast forward five years and over 60 quilts later, Brett has attended Spring and Fall International Quilt Markets, with his work and original… Read more »

September Guild Meeting

We were able to have an in person meeting on September 14th; our guild followed all the provincial covid guidelines so we could have a safe and enjoyable meeting for our guild members.  Some of the exciting upcoming events are a return to in person sewing days, the annual retreat and a workshop.  The guild… Read more »

August Events

Even during the slower summer months our guild continues to have several activities.  There is a park gathering planned for August 10th at Merkley Park, 6:30pm – 8:30pm, 21970 – 124th Avenue, Maple Ridge.  Bring a chair, show & tell projects, cold drink and/or snack and enjoy some outdoor social time.  This is a great… Read more »

June Meeting

Our June meeting was a zoom social.  Games were played with prizes given out; a trivia quiz and name that block.  There was also a prize for the best decorated hat.  The guild members went into smaller break-out rooms for a short time for some “get to know you” conversations and find out some interesting… Read more »

April Sew Along

Every Saturday our guild has a sewing day and once a month there is a sew along project.  The April project was an Easter basket using the pattern from www.diaryofaquilter.com  Easter Basket and the bunny bags Bunny Treat Bags from www.sewcanshe.com 

March Sew Along

Every Saturday our guild has a zoom sewing day and once a month a sew along project.  The March project was a clover mug rug or miniature quilt using the pattern from www.thesplendidsampler.com/2017/03/16/bonus-block-little-clover/   Below are some of the completed projects our guild members created.     

April Guild Meeting

The speaker at our next meeting, April 13th, is Krista Hennebury.  She will be giving a zoom presentation on Aurifilosophy, the origin, history, production and use of all Aurifil threads.  www.poppyprintcreates.blogspot.com

March 2021 Show & Tell

Have a look at the slide show of our guild members latest quilts and projects. Our March 9th guild meeting was held via zoom.  Our speaker for the evening was Sonya Oblak and our members enjoyed listening to her process of finding thrifted fabrics; what and where to look for fabrics suitable for quilting.  We… Read more »