Quilters United in Learning Together

Q.U.I.L.T., Inc.

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 Our 2017 Quilt Show:

 Celebrate Quilting!


Q.U.I.L.T. Snow Policy:  
If Bethlehem schools are closed or delayed 2 hours due to weather, there will be NO QUILT meeting; if schools are delayed for 1 hour, the meeting will be held.

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Q.U.I.L.T. Meeting Information


Meets on the second Friday each Month (September - June) at
   Delmar Reformed Church, 386 Delaware Ave., Delmar, NY  
   9:45 - about noon ( Doors open at 9:15 am)
Meeting day workshops generally take place during the afternoon of the meeting .  Guests are welcome at the monthly meetings; a $5 donation is requested. Click HERE for directions.

The annual membership fee for the guild year is $25.

To join, send name, address, phone, SASE, and your check (payable to Q.U.I.L.T.) for $25 to:
    Q.U.I.L.T., Inc.
    PO Box 523
    Delmar, NY 12054-0523

Click HERE for Membership Registration form, which you can return with your check.

Read our updated Member GuideRead our updated Guild Brochure.

Workshop Registration Forms are on the Workshop Information Page.

NOTICE:  Quilting is good for your health - as if anyone needed to tell us that!  See article from Kiplinger's Personal Finance.

 Special Soon to happen events

QUILT AFTERNOONS-Quilt 101 in 2016-2017: 12:30-1:30 after guild meeting
 no registration necessary - just come! Watch for details.

Oct. 14, 2016 - TA Lasinski - Missouri Star's "Disappearing Pinwheel" and "Disappearing Hour Glass"
Nov. 11, 2016 - Judy Goodwin - Needle Turn Appliqué
Jan. 13, 2017 - Kathie Greenwold - Quilt Labeling
Feb. 10, 2017 -Tina Raggio - "Landscape Quilts"
May 12, 2017 - Carol Zych - "Prairie Points, The One Strip Method"

Other programs will be listed as details become available.   If asked to help with a session, please say yes.   Contact Connie Danko, connie917@aol.com,  or Sally Bauer, bauersal@gmail.com, if you can help.

Capital Region Textile Artists (CRTA)

The Capital Region Textile Artists (CRTA), a group made up mostly of members of Q.U.I.L.T., Inc.,meets on the third Saturday of each month at the Bethlehem Public Library from 10:15 a.m. until noon. The group explores ways to use fabric, fiber, color and embellishments in unique ways.  In addition to sharing work during meetings, members provide one another with comments and suggestions for next steps on pieces they are working on.  Sometimes meetings provide time to play with  ideas using new techniques.
For more information contact Nancy Schlegel ( nancysch@nycap.rr.com).
Capital District Modern Quilt Guild meets 2nd Monday of the month, 7 pm, Bethlehem Town Hall.  Contact Amelia's Garden for more information.

Other things to do:

Make placemats (approx. 14” x 18”) to be distributed in December to various organizations which serve the elderly and home-bound.  The placemats will be collected all year at guild meetings.  Members who wish theirs to be judged for prizes must submit them by November each year, with the member’s name taped or safety-pinned to the back. 

2016-2017 Program

See Workshop Information page for Supply lists for the various workshops, as the lists become available.

DATEMeetingWorkshops -if applicable
See Workshop Information Link for supply information as available
September 9General Meeting
Meet our Members
Giant Show & Share
September 15Open Sew (9:30-3:30)
October 14General Meeting and Lecture My Journey from Teacher to Designer - Kristin Thomas workshop Oct 13 (9:30-3:30) Constellation with Katrina Thomas
workshop Oct. 14 (12:30-3:30) Flying Geese with Katrina Thomas
November 11General Meeting and Lecture - "A Walk on the Wild Side: Finding Your Style in Contemporary Quilting" with Pat Pauly Workshop Nov 10(9:30-3:30) - New Big Leaf: Using Freezer Paper Templates
Nov. 11 Workshop(12:30-3:30) - A Dozen Ways: Design for Art Quilts
December 8Open Sew (9:30-3:30)
December 9 General Meeting, Cookies, Guild Challenge, Demonstrations
January 13General Meeting/Trunk Show with Jessica VanDenburgh Workshop Jan. 12 (9:30-3:30) Stella Sling Bag
Jan. 13 Workshop(12:30-3:30) - Gaslight
February 9Open Sew (9:30-3:30)
February 10Meet our Members
March 10General Meeting, Guild Birthday Party, and Service Project Work Day
April 14General Meeting & Lecture "Japanese Traditional Textiles with Sue Ball Faeder
Quilt Challenge
Deliver quilts for Quilt Show
Workshop April 14(12:30-3:30) Japanese Sashiko (a Meditation)
April 19Quilt Show Judging at DRC
April 21Quilt Show Setup
April 22-23Quilt Show - Celebrate Quilting: 40 Years as a Guild
May 12Annual Meeting , General Meeting
Jacquie Gering will not be at the meeting during health issues
The meeting will be held.
Workshop May 12 (9:30-3:30) - Slice and Insert Improvisation-Cancelled
Workshop May 11 (12:30-3:30) Scrappy Improvisation- Cancelled
June 9General Meeting
Potluck Luncheon - Bring something to share based on first letter of last name: A-F Main Dish;G-N Salad; O-Z Dessert
Special 40-year show and share
June 28Special Workshop
"Hand Applique and Reverse Needle-turn Applique" by Margaret Brewster Willingham, Eye of the Beholder Quilt Designs
More info on Workshop page

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2015-2017 Contact Information

  Position email
  President Ardyce Elmore ardyelmo@nycap.rr.com
  2nd VP/Program Chair Julie Stump awedinalbany@yahoo.com
  Membership Chair Barbara Metzger bmetzger52@yahoo.com
  Workshop Coordinator Kathy Ewart kje269@aol.com
  Newsletter Editor Carole Ju carole.ju1744@gmail.com
  Publicity Lynn Cummings lynn.m.cummings@gmail.com
  LibrarianKathy Burke kburke18@nycap.rr.com
  Service ProjectsKaren Gutterman karen151028@yahoo.com
  Quilt ShowSusan Cortesi
Patty Burch
  Website Mary Phillips mphill2@nycap.rr.com

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