Author Archives: Marilyn

April 2018 – Pitcher Block

Congratulations to Barb McG for winning the house blocks.  Members told me they were fun to make. Thanks again to everyone who made Hourglass blocks for the January Block of the Month.  They came together very well to make the … Continue reading

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March 2018 Block of the Month

Thanks to everyone who made blocks. Linda F won all the 31 blocks!  Congratulations, Linda.

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February 2018 Block of the Month

Wow, we received 30 Hourglass blocks!  Barbara McG and Marilyn C won the blocks.  Congratulations!

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January 2018 Block of the Month

Thanks to everyone who made blocks.  The 14 blocks were won by Anne W.  Congratulations Anne. The January block is the Hourglass block.  The directions are …

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December 2017 Block of the Month

The eleven Tree blocks were won by Linda.  She already has plans for them.  Congratulations Linda. The December Block of the Month is a star.  I have seen it called 

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November Block of the Month

Congratulations to Irene T who went home with about 16 Migrating Geese blocks.  Have fun putting them together Irene. The November Block is on 

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Quilt Canada 2017

Report from Marilyn: In June I went to Quilt Canada 2017 in Toronto.  It was a four day conference put on by the Canadian Quilter’s Association and I decided to go because I had a quilt accepted into the National … Continue reading

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May Meeting with Karen Johnson – Embellishments

Inspiration Karen Johnson kept our meeting agog with her many embellished quilts and her foil demonstration. The first hour was a showing of her many techniques in small and medium sized quilts. She easily gave credit for these ideas to … Continue reading

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May Executive Meeting in Yaletown

Our May meeting was at the home of a member who lives in Yaletown in Vancouver so we went out to lunch afterwards.  It was an excellent lunch followed by a bowl of gelato. We are hoping this will encourage … Continue reading

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Camano Island Retreat

From Diane “Lots of intense quilting going on at the retreat.  Gorgeous setting and fun group.” Over the Rainbow Retreat Center, Camano Island, Washington, USA

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