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Thursday, March 24, 2016

Remember that the  Library Quilt Show is next month.
Quilts are due to the Library no later than 3 p.m. on  Friday, April 29. 
For more information and entry forms click here.

The Quilt Show Speaker will present on April 30 at 2 p.m
 A reception will follow.
Check out the link above for the rest of the details!


Show and Tell!

Mary brought "That Damn Silk Quilt" so named by her Mom.

Pictures really don't do it justice.  It has the loveliest shimmer.


Chiska brought a partially put together Cathedral Window Quilt


We had a great demonstration of the Press and Seal Quilting method by Joyce.

She used this lovely quilt to show us how to trace the pattern on the press and seal
and then place it on the quilt.


She shared a tip with us:  
 If you make a knot in the end of thread
 that comes off the spool your thread won't twist and get knotted up.

Here is the Press and Seal applied to the quilt


Here is a sample of a quilted piece.


The pattern extended:



We also began talking about doing a day long quilt retreat in June.  
A chance to sew together at the Rectory.

See you next month on April 27 at 7p.m