Activities / Events


NOTICES OF ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

OCTOBER 2019

YANKEE QUILTERS INVITATION TO WORKSHOP –  Eva Paige Quilt Designs  – October 19, 2019 – HSTs – “The Carpenter’s Apprentice”

  • Maximize number of fabrics in scrappy HST based quilts-
  • Learn the ins and outs of the process
  • Adding WOW to your scraps
  • Take the Accordion Sewn HST technique and up the ante just a bit
  • We sew all the HSTs needed for The Carpenter’s Apprentice pattern by Eva
    Paige Quilt Designs ALMOST at once
  • Keeping it all scrappy and with no waste
  • Adapt this HST sewing method to more quilts!
  • Pattern required

Christ the King Lutheran Church,  600 Central St.,  Holliston, MA 01746
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Members of a Quilt Guild $45.00 / Non-Members $50.00
Reservations are based on availability.
For reservations email yankeequilters11@gmail.com with Programming Workshop in the subject line
Mail payment to: Yankee Quilters, Inc., P.O. Box 53, Franklin, MA 02038

If  you would like a copy of the flyer for this event, which shows a photo of the project they will be piecing, please email annedidit2@gmail.com.

NINIGRET QUILTERS 2019 QUILT SHOW 

Oct. 18, 2019 – Oct. 20, 2019
Hours will be from 10 am – 4 pm each day This year’s raffle quilt is “Ocean Sunset” based on Diane Beaubein’s pattern “Simply Stunning.” Raffle tickets are $1 Each/6 for $5.00. Tickets can be purchased both prior to the show from any member, or at the show. View over 100 member quilts, visit local quilting vendors, enjoy our snack area Basket Raffle – more than 20 beautiful themed baskets to take a chance on. The baskets will be raffled off on Sunday. Periodic demonstrations of quilting techniques throughout the show – want to learn something new or brush up on an old skill – stop by our demo area! We hope to see you at the show.

CQG RETREAT –   The CQG 2019 Retreat will be held at the Woodbound Inn in Rindge, NH from Friday,  October 25 through Sunday, October 27.  Great Fun will be had by all!  Committee members are Ruth Haynes, Judy Bachand, and Sue Therriault.

          RETREATS – DEDICATED QUILTING WEEKENDS ON THE CAPE                                                            October 31, November 1st, 2nd,  & 3rd  and November 14th, 15th & 16th and 27th.                        For more information contact Penny Bartlett at 508-477-8559 or Pam Mulveyhill at 508-                776-1280.

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NEW ENGLAND QUILT MUSEUM

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Thursday, November 7 / 12:30 – 1:30 pm / Brown Bag Thursday

Quilt artist, Sue Bleiweiss, explores how fusible web can be used for so much more than just applique. This public program is free to members and included with admission for nonmembers.  Link to Details

Saturday, November 9 / 9 am – 4 pm / Westalee Sample Workshop

Join instructor Adele Scott for this class in the NEQM Genre Gallery. Advance registration and payment required.   Link to Registration Info & Details

(Limit 12 participants) – Sashiko Workshop for Beginners / Sunday, Nov, 17 / 10 am – 2 pm

Join instructor Miho Takeuchi for this class in the NEQM Genre Gallery. Advance registration and payment required.    Link to Registration Info & Details