Events

CroppedWendyFlowerBasket desSNickels"Flower Basket" by Wendy Hodina, quilted by Jane Pitt, from a workshop given by the designer, Sue Nickels (guest speaker and teacher).

Meetings, Workshops and Events

Meetings are generally held on the first Tuesday of each month, September - June at:
North Central Church of Christ,  2121 N. Dunn Street,  Bloomington, Indiana 47408

Next Meeting: Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017
6:00 pm Doors Open   •   6:30 pm Show and Tell  •  7:00 pm Program

Mark your calendars!

October 10, 2017: Entries due for our Quilts from the Heartland Show:
           ENTRY RULES (PDF)     ENTRY FORM (PDF)
Oct. 26–29, 2017: Clifty Falls Fall Retreat
Nov. 10–11, 2017: Quilts from the Heartland Show
Jan. 18–21, 2018: Spring Mill Winter Retreat (Details provided soon.)

We'll be updating the below Events chart as details are finalized.

2017-18 Meetings, Workshops & Events

DATE

SPEAKER

PROGRAM / WORKSHOP / EVENT

Sept. 5, 2017
September Meeting

Opening Meeting

No program. Find out what's happening this year.

Oct. 3, 2017
October Meeting

Kathleen Tracy of Country Lane Quilts
Website: CountryLaneQuilts.com

A Small History of Quilting
Books and patterns available for purchase.

Oct. 26-29, 2017
Retreat

 

Clifty Falls Fall Retreat at Clifty Falls State Park, Madison, Indiana

Nov. 7, 2017
November Meeting

Lisa Binkley
Website: LisaBinkley.com  /  Instagram  /  Facebook    

Continuous Threads
Trunk show

Nov. 8, 2017
Wednesday Workshop

Lisa Binkley


Workshop Registration:
Bead & Button Embellishment: Simple to Spectacular
(proceeded by an introduction to bead embroidery techniques)

Nov. 10-11, 2017
Quilt Show

Our fabulous quilt show at the Monroe County Convention Center.

Quilts from the Heartland Show
Get a quilt appraisal at the show.

Dec. 5, 2017
December Meeting

 

No program. Come for the potluck dinner and enjoy good food and quilt friends!

Jan. 2, 2018
January Meeting

Lisa Dodson and Susie Goodman 
Website: SAQA.com

The latest Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) trunk show 

Jan. 18-21, 2018
Retreat

 

Spring Mill Winter Retreat.
Details posted once finalized.

Feb. 6, 2018
February Meeting

Suzi Parron
Website: BarnQuiltInfo.com

A fascinating look into part of our quilting heritage

Feb. 27, 2018
"March" Meeting

Linda Hahn, IHQS
Website: FrogHollowDesigns.com
IHQS website: IHQS.org

New York Beauty State of Mind

Apr. 3, 2018
April Meeting

Michelle Hellman

English Paper Piecing: Not Just Hexagons
Trunk Show

Apr. 4, 2018
Wednesday Workshop

Michelle Hellman

Workshop:
Tips and techniques for this popular hand piecing method 
Registration information posted once details are finalized.

May 1, 2018
May Meeting

Catherine Redford
Bernina Ambassador and Quilting Arts TV contributor
Website:  CatherineRedford.com
Instagram  / Facebook

Lessons Learned While Quilting

May 2, 2018
Workshop

Catherine Redford

Workshop:  Walking Foot Quilting — Beyond the Ditch
Learn more about using your walking foot to create modern grids, matchstick effects and spirals.
Registration information posted once details are finalized.

June 5, 2018
June Meeting

Closing Meeting

It’s our end of the year potluck with food, friends, awards, and of course, our challenge quilt winners! We'll pick a winner of this year's Scrappy Bear Paw raffle quilt.