Let's Quilt Day
Marilyn Speight is hand sewing her Lori Smith patterned project and plans on hand quilting, as well.
Christine Van Dyk is designing the blocks for each calendar month. When hand sewing her folk art, Christine also prefers to hand quilt her work. Here are January and March.
Dale Box worked on another set of her "Bowl Pillows".
Linda Cox uses a website with excellent prices for Gutermann thread, zippers, needles etc: wawak.com.
Sherry Milne is a new member in our club, as well as a fairly new quilter. She is making placemats to perfect her quilting skills.
Irene Philip is new to our guild but has been quilting for over 22 years.
We found Meribeth Dunkerley currently calling this one "her cursing quilt".
Wilma Jansen is another long time quilter (25 years) who has recently joined our guild.
Marlene Dunlap is working on her music themed quilt.
Two more quilts came in today for the Outreach Program.
November 9th Meeting
Textile artist illustrator, Tania Denyer presented her work sharing her thought process and interesting backgrounds on each item.
Anita Kreek made the cute sign holders on the table with our treats and coffee.
Lisa St. Marie talked about her collage quilting technique sharing these 2 beautiful examples of her work.
Marlene Dunlap provided an update on Outreach: 35 quilts were delivered this month, 18 quilts came in today and 88 quilts were distributed since September.
Marlene also let us know, Margaret from the Westview Sewing Group developed a label from the TVQG logo that can be ironed on to Outreach quilts donated to various charities.
Members Show & Share
Thank you to Carol Tracy, Jette Collins and Maureen Kirkland for volunteering to act as back up photographers when needed.
The Thames Valley Quilters Guild
We hope to stay connected with all TVQG Members and anyone interested in quilting.
We're a Member of the Canadian Quilters' Association!