Our first virtual workshop is coming next month.
Title: Fun with Braids – Create a “Goof-Proof” Braided Table Runner
Presenter: Kate Colleran of Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs in Centennial, Colorado. https://seamslikeadream.com/
Kate says, “Learn to cut and sew my goof-proof braid method with my Braid Template while making this fun and easy table runner. Table Scraps is a great pattern for using up some of your scrap strips! The braid is a creative technique to add to your quilting toolbox. You will be amazed at how many uses it has.”
- This will be a half day virtual class on Saturday, January 23, 2021 from 10:00-1:00. The workshop will be on Kate’s Zoom.
- Cost for members is $25 which will be paid by you to Kate when you enroll online. The guild will pay the additional $10.00 cost of the workshop.
- Signup at https://seamslikeadream.shop/products/fun-with-braids-class-for-merrimack-valley-quilters.
- Here’s s link to the main page for our workshop which includes information, supplies list, and available kit information. https://seamslikeadream.shop/pages/table-scraps-table-runner-class-page
- Remember, this is a great opportunity to reduce your stash and create something colorful.
- We need 12 or more participants for this workshop.
If you have questions, email Judy or call her at 978.352.221- (H) or 978.476.2525 (C).
Stay warm and stay healthy.
Someone is pretending to be our president. If you receive the following e-mail:
I need your assistance, are you accessible? I’m out of town , I need you to handle this on my behalf for “MVQ” . We need some gift vouchers for gift to assist Veterans at hospice care with preventive items due to Covid-19. Happy Holidays . Regards ,
Please delete it and do not call the number! It is spam.
We have double checked our security settings and change passwords. But I believe someone create a separate e-mail account using our presidents information.
Liz is not out of town and is not looking for gift vouchers for the Veterans Home.
Sorry if this has startled you. But spammers are trying everything these days.
This is a reminder.
The Holiday Raffle closes at 4:00 pm today.
So go get yours now. The link is in the menu above.
Looking for the link to purchase tickets? Here you go.
Tickets will be available for purchase until 4:00 pm on December 3rd. At which time the link will be removed to give Judy time to collect all the names for the raffle. The winner will be pulled during our virtual meeting on December 3rd.
Our December meeting is around the corner. Here’s an update on the programs part of our meeting.
Our guest speaker will be Sandra Golbert, an artist who works in many genre. She will be sharing her technique for making 3-D tags; just in time for holiday gifts you have to wrap. Sandra will share directions for doing this process as well as additional projects. Those directions will be available by email. Check out Sandra’s unique art work here.
Our holiday hostess raffle basket is almost complete. As soon as a few more donations arrive it will be wrapped and ready for pickup or delivery to the winner. Tickets are $5.00 each will be available on the guild’s web site. If you are not a user of PayPal, you can send me a check or drop off cash for the tickets you want. Ticket sales will be open until December 1st at midnight and the drawing will be held at our meeting. This is a fund raiser for us. If the basket doesn’t fill your needs, consider re-gifting it or its contents.
Feel free to contact me if you have questions or comments. I’m looking forward to ‘seeing’ you.