Author Archives: Valerie

Meeting in March

It’s not too late to take a workshop and expand your skills: Our final guest instructor, Al Coté, will be teaching us the Quilted Rug project on Tuesday, April 18.  Check out his website: http://www.imaginationtextile.com/. His technique opens up all kinds of … Continue reading

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February meeting

What a great group of community quilters we have! Thanks to their ongoing efforts we are able to provide comfort and a sense of welcome to those in need. Attached is a Thank-You from the Stouffville Habitat for Humanity. Our guild … Continue reading

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All About Giving

Our January meeting is an important part of who we are as a guild. We honour our community and those in need by contributing our talents as quilt makers to those less fortunate than ourselves, whether through health, age, or … Continue reading

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Baby It’s Cold Outside…

And that makes it perfect quilting weather! Here is the current newsletter: Newsletter January 2017 Hope you all have a happy holiday season, and see you in January.

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Naughty or Nice?

Have you been a good girl or boy and entered you quilt in the T.G.I.F. Challenge? Forms -and a photo- are due by January 31st 2017. Not that far away now! Download a form here! Details for the challenge can … Continue reading

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What a Great November

Quick question: Do you know anyone who can help repair a quilt? If yes, please email contact information to Rose at roseshapir@gmail.com. Thanks in advance! Our November meeting was SO much fun.. First, each member of our executive showed an example … Continue reading

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October Meeting

YHQG had another exciting meeting..  it started with Quilter of the Month. This month was a group challenge, making a Becky Goldsmith pattern called Everyday Best. Here are the stunning quilts: This was followed by Show and Share.. here are the … Continue reading

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Cooler Days = More Quilting Time!

  Got Questions or comments? Email us!  yhqg.president@gmail.com Reeze Hanson: There is still space in both October workshops with Reeze Hanson. Reeze  is a prolific designer, entertaining speaker, and an award-winning teacher whose company, Morning Glory Designs, features an eclectic variety … Continue reading

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September Meeting

Our first meeting of the new guild year, and what a fun evening it was- and wonderful to see all those familiar faces, with lots of new ones too! Elisabeth Bacque gave a talk on Pioneer Women and Paper Patchwork. She … Continue reading

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September is coming…

Our new quilting year starts in a few weeks.. September 2oth at 7 p.m. You might want to check out the community quilting table, new books at the library, and lots of friends to catch up with- best arrive early! Your … Continue reading

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