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Community Quilt Day March 2016

It was a good day making community quilts.  Linda’s soup was heating on the stove for our lunch.  Les was busy keeping all of us busy.  Tea, coffee and treats were nearby.  Some of us won raffle prizes. Sewing machines … Continue reading

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Community Quilt Day November 2015

Nineteen smiling members participated in Community Quilt Day. A good number of quilts were finished, and quite a few unfinished ones got taken home by our members to be finished in their homes. Lots of goodies as well. All in all … Continue reading

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Community Quilt Day March 2015

With the rain teeming outside, guild members gathered in our meeting hall to work on quilts for the community.  Sharing some time with fellow quilters was an enjoyable way to spend time, and cutting, stitching, designing, and other tasks kept everyone busy.  Many … Continue reading

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January 2015

Happy New Year and Welcome to the new executive and committee members. The program was in two parts. First we heard about Stephanie and her plans for the our new shop on the North Shore — Stitch and Bobbin. Secondly, Lorna … Continue reading

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HQWT in March

Our Have Quilts Will Travel show went well.  We had quite a few attendees. We present information on the history of quilting and show at least one quilt made for the Quilts of Valour.  The one below was made by Linda … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Day in May 2013

May 8th was our Community Quilts Day.  We had a lot of fun making jelly roll quilt tops and sharing a lasagna lunch. The only quilt I know of where one person can iron the seams while another sews more … Continue reading

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HQWT in April

Here are a couple of pictures from our last Have Quilts Will Travel.  We went to Churchill House here in North Van.  Residents enjoyed hearing the short history of quilting and seeing quilts made by our members. Marianne’s Flower Quilt … Continue reading

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Community Quilts Day for Fall 2012

Thank you to Connie for organizing another Community Quilts Day. The new venue worked out.  There was plenty of room to spread out while we worked on new quilts and on unfinished ones.  Near the end of the day we … Continue reading

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