The fine print: All one-day workshops are *$35 for guild members, *$55 for non-members, *fees may change depending on workshop expenses. Workshop location, unless otherwise noted, is Trinity United Church Hall in Mahone Bay. Doors are open by 9:00 a.m. for set-up with workshops scheduled to begin at 9:30. We need a minimum of 12 participants to cover our costs; you must be prepared to pay when you register for a workshop.
Billets are needed for our guest instructors over the coming months. Please consider whether you could accommodate a visitor for a few days. Typically, a bedroom with a private bathroom would be ideal. Most guest instructors request wi-fi access as part of their requirements. Members of the executive can help out with entertaining for dinners and sight-seeing. Lunches on workshop days are provided by the committee. If you would like more information or would be interested in providing a billet, please contact Debbie at email@example.com
Workshops for 2017
Saturday March 18, 2017 - Cuddle Quilt Day - Everyone is welcome!
Trinity United Church Hall, 9am - 3pm, everyone is welcome!
Join us for our annual Cuddle Quilt Day when we come together with members of our community to make cuddle quilts for many charities such as Harbour House, the IWK NICU, Ronald Macdonald House, local nursing homes, the Veteran's Unit at Fisherman's Memorial Hospital etc.
Saturday April 1, 2017 Seasonal Wreath with Anna Davison
Mahone Bay Legion 9am - 3pm
Perhaps you admired the Christmas wreath wall hangings at the Welcome Centre during the Father Christmas Festival. Anna has kindly offered to lead this workshop. The instruction will be geared to beginners, although all quilters are welcome to attend. Choose a holiday or season to guide your colour selection. The size is 26" x 26" square.
The Log Cabin pattern is used to make this distinctive floral wreath for any season or decor accent. Detailed drawings and instruction provided at registration. With some simple precutting, this top could be made in the workshop session.
Register at the February or March meetings or by mail to Marjorie Skinner (5202 Highway 322, Middle LaHave, NS B4V 3L9). $35 for members, $55 for non-members
April 26, 27, 28, and 29, 2017 - Dessert Party and Workshops with an Extraordinary Quilter - Krista Hennebury, Vancouver BC
We are very excited to be having Krista Hennebury as our 2017 Extraordinary Quilter. Krista will be our guest and speaker at our 17th annual Dessert Party and will be teaching two workshops for us. Read more about Krista at http://poppyprintcreates.blogspot.ca
Dessert Party tickets are on sale now Members -$7, Non Members -$15 contact firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve tickets
Contact Debbie Breeze for more information or to register for a workshop: email@example.com
Quilter's Yard Sale Saturday May 6, 2017 from 9am - 12 noon
Join us at Trinity United Church Hall from 9am - 12 noon for our Quilter's Yard Sale. Lots and lots of bargains fabrics, books, notions, quilt/craft related items. Free admission, no early birds please!