Program Schedule for 2019-2020 :
Weather cancellation policy: We follow the lead of the Husdon, NH School system. If the Hudson Department of Education cancels school due to weather, the guild meeting will be rescheduled for the following Monday. If by chance, the following Monday is canceled, the guild meeting will not be rescheduled a second time.
September 9, 2019
September Surprise! That’s all the details you’ll get!
October 7, 2019
Bonny Peters (CatDenMountainQuilts.com) Bonny’s lecture will be on “Fundamental Units of Design” based on Doreen Speckmann’s “Pattern Play” book. Bonny will show us how simple design units combine to create so many different blocks. Workshop following. Details at the September 9 meeting.
November 4, 2019
Diane Harris (StashBandit.net). Diane comes to us from the plains of Nebraska. We are sharing her with the Squanicook Quilt Guild, but she will be conducting different lectures and workshops to both guilds. For Hannah Dustin, the workshop will be “Fowl Play”. There was a sample block at our June luncheon and you can see it again at the September meeting. A number of people signed up for this workshop at our June luncheon, so a limited number of spaces are still available. Cost: $35.
December 9, 2019
David Taylor (DavidTaylorQuilts.com). David is quite well known in the quilting world for his wonderful and realistic appliqued works of art which are often based on nature. David will give us a presentation that he calls “Applique Through Artistry”. (No workshop this month)
January 6, 2020
Jessica Van Denberg (SewManyCreationsNY.com). Jessica is a bag, pattern and fabric designer with a flair for colorful and fun. She will give us a trunk show with workshop following. We will have information about the workshop at the September meeting.
February 3, 2020
David’s House. We will devote this meeting to creating quilts for David’s House. Details to come from the David’s House coordinators.
March 2, 2020
Techniques, Part Deux. Once again, our own guild members will demo some of their favorite techniques. Everyone seemed to enjoy going from station to station to learn from our own talented members. If you have a technique that you’d be willing to share, PLEASE contact Michelle or Susan.
April 6, 2020
Due to the Covid virus – the April meeting has been cancelled.
May1 & 2, 2020 (Quilt Show) –Cancelled
May 4, 2020
Kathy Graves (NextGenerationQuilting.net). Kathy is president of the Rhode Island Modern Quilt Guild and will share with us some of what’s going on in the Modern Quilt Movement. Workshop following. Details coming later.
June 1, 2020
End of Year Luncheon. Details forthcoming, but hope you’ll plan on attending.