Directions for this great block can be found here!
February – Party Hats!
The February fat quarter theme is WINTER. Think snowflakes, winter sports, hot cocoa, warm mittens! Bring a winter-themed fat quarter and get your FQ raffle ticket when you sign in at the meeting. You could win a lovely collection of wintery fabrics!
Please wear your name tag to every meeting! Your raffle ticket could win you a half yard of beautiful fabric.
Huntington Quilt Guild Workshop
March 5, 2016 With Michelle Renee Hiatt
Diamonds in the Sky
Cost : $50 ($60 for non-Huntington Quilt Guild Members)
Mail check to: Jean Ruvel – check your directory for her address!
Where: St. Francis of Assisi Church, 29 Clay Pits Road, Greenlawn, NY 11740
Start Time: 10 AM SHARP (so come 30 minutes early to set up)
There is a pre-class fabric cutting requirement. Specifics will be forwarded by email when your check for the class is received. Scraps can be used for this class. You will need to purchase the pattern, Diamonds in the Sky, which Michelle will have available
to purchase at cost ($5.50) plus the Design Corner Beam Ruler for the class itself.
Michelle will be vending at the Tuesday night meeting.
Basic equipment needed: sewing machine, thread, rotary cutter (new blade suggested), cutting mat (12” x 18” suggested),fabric marking pen (she recommends Sewline) Invisigrip recommended for back of tool, Studio 180 Design Corner Beam, Tucker
Trimmer 3 or 9 1/2” square or larger, general sewing supplies.
Diamonds in the Sky Pattern
Huntington Quilters are excited to host Sara Lawson of SewSweetness. Sara has several published books and many bag/purse patterns.
Sara started designing free bag sewing patterns for Pellon Projects, in late 2011. They include detailed instructions and step-by-step photos. Her book, Big-City Bags, was published by Martingale on November 5, 2013. She also produces pdf and paper sewing patterns. In 2012 Sara wrote 26 bag patterns and, in 2013 wrote 22 bag patterns. This year, she is working on her second book.
Sara will be doing an Interfacing Lecture and Trunk show at the November 3rd meeting. She will provide one interfacing charm pack (11 interfacings) for each person attending-as supplies last, as well as a handout. You can learn more about Sara on her website, Sew Sweetness.
You are welcome to bring a guest to this meeting. However, guests will be asked to pay a $10 fee to attend this meeting. If you have not yet paid your membership dues, you would also be asked to pay this fee.
As a reminder the Fat Quater of the Month is Fall Colors!