Sheboygan County Quilt Guild

Sheboygan County Quilt Guild is an organization for people who love to quilt.

Upcoming Events

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2018 SCQG PROGRAM SCHEDULE

January 10, 2018 1 PM

Sit, Sew and Share 9AM- 1PM

Sarah Gallager, from The Quilt Shop of Two Rivers, will present wonderful information and where to start organizing our stashes and stash buster projects. She is also vending so we don’t have to travel in
the cold. She will also share more information about the trip to the Missouri Star Quilt Company in October.

February 7, 2018 7PM

Lee Heinrich Trunk show and Lecture Lee is a modern quilt designer and has her own line of quilt patterns and co-authored the book Vintage Quilt Revival: 22 Modern Designs from Classic Blocks in 2013. Her work has been seen in Quiltmaker magazine, Fons and Porter’s Easy Quilts, Quilt Magazine,
Sew Mama Sew, the Moda Bake Shop, and many more. She is a Bernina Brand Ambassador, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts. More information
about her is available on her website http://freshlypieced.com.

March 14, 2018 1PM

Chris Lynn Kirsch’s lecture is on “Gradation Play”
Gradations can produce lovely effects in your quilts. Discover fun ways to use the gradation fabrics you may already
own. Learn how to choose a gradation of colors and/or values for your next quilt. A trunk full of quilts will be shared.
We will meet in the sanctuary. Chris will have items to sell along with her during our break.

April 11, 2018 7PM

Joan Cain is back with a terrific presentation, “Confessions of a Serial Quilt Killer: When Good Quilts Go Bad”. Learn about the common reasons your beloved projects tend to end up stuffed into plastic bags
hidden under your bed…and what to do about it! Warning: you may laugh until tears are flowing!

WORKSHOP May 9, 2018 10 AM – 4:30 PM

“Sneaky Piecing”

**May 9, 2018 7PM** TIME CHANGE

Beth Ferrier Lecture and Trunk Show “Will You Make Me a Quilt?”.  Quilter are a funny lot, with our special vocabulary and odd habits when it comes to buying fabric.  Beth’s humorous look at what it means to be a quilter will have you in stitches.

June 13, 2018 7PM

Patricia Simmons from Quilter’s Rule International from Waterford, WI. Patricia is Vice-President of this family business and will have a slideshow presentation entitled “The Wonderful World of Quilter’s Rule” showing
how they make their rulers, mats and templates. You can visit their website at https://quiltersrule.com. She will also be vending many of their
products so we don’t have to travel to Waterford.

July 11, 2018 1 PM

Sit, Sew and Share 9AM- 1PM

We are very pleased to have our friends and favorite quilt appraisers, Linda Honsberger and Jayne Steffens, return to share their historical textile knowledge. They are American Quilter’s Society Certified Quilt Appraisers and have appraised many beautiful quilts at our annual quilt show. They love to work together sharing their joy of heirloom quilts and assisting quilters with appraisals and quilt restoration. These two talented ladies from Racine will do a lecture/presentation on “Queen Victorian Blacks to the Bright Lights”. This wonderful and changing era in fabrics will be highlighted in their trunk show.

August 8, 2018 7PM

Kim Schaefer lecture: “Fabric Design, from Initial Concept to Finished Product” and trunk show. Books, patterns and other Little Quilt Company items will be for sale. More info about Kim is online at http://www.littlequiltcompany.com

September 12, 2018 1 PM

Back by popular request is our Guild Sharing and Teaching Round Robin.
Get ready for Quilt Show Quilt Show Prep

**October 10, 2018 6 PM** TIME CHANGE

Potluck and Quilt Show Slide show. Hospitality Committees is Nimble Thimbles. The contact person is Terri Koch. Beverages will be provided by the hospitality committee. A-M should bring a main course and N-Z should
bring salads and desserts.

November 1,2,3,2018  9 AM- 4 PM

UFO Workshop  $5.00 per day

November 14, 2018 1 PM

Sit, Sew and Share 9AM- 1PM

Mickey Depre’s lecture/ trunk Show “Quilts – Young and Old, Timid and Bold”. An eclectic gathering of quilts from her studio. Some made by Mickey. Some Vintage. Some Traditional. Some Art. There will be something for everyone. Because after all, “There is enough fabric in the stash to make both art and traditional quilts”. Mickey will have items to sell along with her during our break.

**December 12, 2018 6 PM** TIME CHANGE

Laura Krasinski from Menomonie Falls, will lecture about “Thread Sketching and Embellishing”. She will show us how to embellish our quilts with threads and beads as well as bring along some of her amazing
quilt works of art.
Christmas Social Hospitality Committee  is Fabric Fanatics. The contact person is Ruth Madden. Each guild member is asked to bring 6 items of either a sweet or savory snack. A – L brings appetizers and M – Z brings cookies.

 

 

 

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