Tag Archives: Smiles & Chuckles

Our June Luncheon

Food, fabric, friends, fun. Thinking of a few members who are enjoying Quilt Canada 2016 in Toronto. Getting greener by recycling some of our luncheon debris. Looking forward to fall workshops. Sharing a laugh.  I heard something like this … … Continue reading

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Dianne Stevenson – Caring for Quilts

Dianne Stevenson came to our April meeting with her presentation “C.P.R. – Conservation, Preservation, and Restoration: Breathing New Life into Old Textiles.”  We learned how to care for old quilts and how to prevent damage to newer quilts. Dianne referred … Continue reading

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Quilt Haiku

April is Poetry Month.  You can read more about it at poets.ca.  Here are the Haiku poems members wrote.  So many different views on quilting! My quilt-y pleasures Colours, textures, talks, and shows Endless enjoyment by Marilyn C Do the colours … Continue reading

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Sewing Advice – Try Not to Laugh

Thanks to Elaine D. for sending this along for the website. And thanks to Pam C. for sending this response to the above!

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Married to a Quilter

Pam C. found a funny speech online which was written by the husband of a quilter and delivered at Quilt Canada 2010.  It was posted recently on the blog of The Sewing Lawyer.  As Kay the blogger says, “It’s long but amusing, and … Continue reading

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A Tip on Clutterbusting

Clutter – that haphazard assortment of things that somehow take over your space.  This internet tip gave me a new spin on quilting and sewing clutter.  Buy a rotating desk organizer at a stationery store and fill it with some … Continue reading

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Trunk Show

Caught! A few of our members caught having a trunk show of their own rows after the April meeting.  It was very exciting – and inspiring!   We are all looking forward to seeing quilts from our members’ rows in … Continue reading

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March Machine Travel

WoW – Have machine will travel!  Go Diane!

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