Chatham Kent Quilting Guild Meeting in September 2018

CKQG Meeting in September 2018

During our September meeting at Chatham-Kent Quilters’ Guild, Marlene Wymenga from Pastime Pieces did a trunk show for us, highlighting her wool applique projects, which were absolutely fabulous. You can find Marlene’s patterns and special supplies for wool appliques on her website.     Comfort quilts are the heart of our …

International Plowing Match and Rural Expo

CKQG Meeting in June 2018

June is an exciting month for the members of the Guild who have committed to helping with the August IPM Quilt Show whether you have volunteered for a job or are entering a quilt, time is flying by! Soon we will be allocating jobs to those who have volunteered their time …

Chatham Kent Quilters Guild Meeting in May 2018

CKQG Meeting in May 2018

We were welcoming Don Oliphant to speak about Quilts of Valour – Canada Society. He talked about the early beginnings of the movement up to what is being done today. If you are thinking of helping to create these quilts you will understand how precious they are! Quilts of Valour Sewing …

CKQG Meeting in April 2018

We had such an amazing evening with David Taylor last Wednesday! The audience was filled with excitement, laugh, and good atmosphere. Needless to say, we learned many interesting topics behind David’s art of pictorial quilts. Thank you David for visiting the Chatham-Kent Quilters’ Guild and for inspiring us with your outstanding work. …

CKQG Meeting in March 2018

Our March meeting was fantastic! A member of our guild Evelyn Evers shared about her winning quilts. She presented us with a winning trunk show! We have given out 32 Comfort Quilts already this year; 8 of them going to children & 11 to men.      Do you remember the …

CKQG Meeting in February 2018

Have you purchased tickets for this Quilt Draw at our February meeting? Stay tuned, the winner will be drawn in April! This quilt is simply gorgeous, it’s hand quilted with applique & embroidery. Wishing the best of luck to all participants and thank you for supporting Comfort Quilts! Thank you …

CKQG Meeting in January 2018

What’s new at our local quilt shops? We had representatives from several different quilt shops who showed us some of their new items. Thank you Pastime Pieces,  Soft Impressions, Put It Together Quilt Shoppe. Block of the month programme has begun with instructions for the first month and fabric requirements listed in …

Chatham Kent Quilters Guild November Meeting

Happy 2018!

Happy New Year, quilters! 2017 was a great year for our guild. We were visited by many amazing speakers; we had workshops, trunk shows, and a quilt show! Our last meeting of the year (Christmas gathering) was in November – Big hats & high tea party with our guest speaker …