April State of the Guild Meeting
The Annual Business Meeting is Monday, April 26, 2021 at 7 pm.
Hear about the State of the Guild one year into our new world!
Nominate your BFF for a Board position!
Vote for the Board candidates!
Volunteer for a new committee!! We become the best we can be when you particiapte!!
Don’t see any committes that interest you? Create your own committee! The possibilities are endless.
The Zoom link will be sent out the weekend before the meeting.
May is for Melinda! (Bula, that is)
Flight Attendant? Check!
Wall paper designer? Check!
Interior designer? Check!
Fabric designer? Check!
Business owner? Check!
Quilter? Check! Check! Check!
Our speaker for May has truely ‘done it all’ and will be sharing her passion with us for a lecture and workshop. Read more…
Fabulous Fusible Flowers
Saturday, June 5, 2021 10 am-4 pm
Make this fun and easy SUNFLOWER quilt that even the beginner can master. Learn how Melinda creates these amazing fusible flowers that look like a painting without any paint. She will show you how to build your flower in layers, how to choose just the right values in your fabric, and how to make your flower look real.
Melinda will also be demonstrating how to do her Renegade Thread Play technique so you will feel confident finishing your quilt. NOTE, Finishing the flower in class is not required. Read more…
May is Annual Banquet time...
but… it’s not quite time to meet in person. However, stay tuned!! Our fabulous Activities Chair is planning something fun! The meeting is Monday evening, May 24, 2021 6:30pm-8:30pm. Even though we are not meeting in person let’s keep up our tradition of donating to the area food bank by donating $10 to the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Your $10 donation buys $80 dollars of groceries.
This & That
Our Mission is to foster the art and craft of quilting by providing Education, Fellowship, Inspiration, and Service to the community.
Our guild has so much to offer! Even our Zoom meetings are chock full of opportunities for our members! From Educational videos, an outstanding Library, Community Project opportunities, Drawings, Bees, enrolling in our awesome classes. And let’s not forget our Nationally recognized speakers presenting Zoom programs and workshops!