2nd Tuesday of each month, September thru May at 7 pm.
Rising Stars meets at 6 pm
Sept 13th, Connie Lange
Judy Niemeyer Certified Instructor
Oct 11th, Mickey Lawler
Creating your own fabric
Nov 8th, Joen Wolfrom
Color & Pattern Drafting
Dec 13th: Holiday Party
Jan 10th: Helping Hands Workshop
Feb 14th: Colleen Wise
Mar 14th: Anna Faustino
April 11th: Flavin Glover
The care and feeding of the patchwork design
May 9th: Cathy Geier
Our Earlier Guild Programs & Classes from 2015 – 2016 year
The guild sponsors many classes and workshops through the year, usually taught by our monthly speakers. It’s a fun way to learn new techniques and to get your fellow guild members.
SUPPLY LISTS WILL BE POSTED AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE
REGISTRATION: You may register online for one or more workshops on this page and send your check by postal mail service. We do not accept credit cards or Pay Pal – just cash in person or check by mail. We must receive payment to reserve your place in the class. If you need to cancel your attendance at the workshop, we require fourteen days notice for a refund.
Class: Spring Flowers
Anna Faustino, Tuesday, March 14, 2017 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
|Anna Faustino from Tobyhanna, PA (www.newtechquilts.com): The Spring Flowers project will show you how to use the simple curvy weaving technique to create the background for a quilt; there are no seams, blocks, or patches. The quilt is made from two pieces of fabric cut into curvy strips then woven together. Appliqué and embellishments can be added on top.||Cost: $45.00
Kit Fee: $50 includes complete project materials
Class: Log Cabin Patchwork Houses
Flavin Glover, April 11, 2017 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
|A workshop designed for Log Cabin enthusiasts who want to learn the construction techniques found in original house quilts: Around the Corner, Carolina Row, Hilltop Houses, New quilts such as Elevations, Tuscany, Brownstones, Rainbow City, and Chestnut Hill provide inspiration and guidance. Start to build one of these Log Cabin House quilts, or your choice, using either a basic square or rectangular Log Cabin block. You can select the sale of the quilt houses “constructed” and personalize your own color scheme. This hands-on class enables you to machine stitch blocks are you learn efficient, streamlined construction techniques.||
Class: Strip Appliqué Landscape
Cathy Geier, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
|Successful strip pieced and appliqued landscapes require a small amounts of MANY different fabrics. I used 32 alone in Pink Azaleas at Sunset! Because of this, kits will cost between $25 – $40. You can choose to use or not use a kit to complete your landscape quilt.
Kit Fee: $25-40 depending on project choice
The good news is we do have a chairperson willing to undertake this activity! When more information becomes available the we will make sure this site is updated.
Quilters, register now for Camp Wannamakeablankie this fall!
We will gather at Camp Carol Joy Holling October 20-22, 2017 for sewing, conversation and fun! No specific project or skill is required. Just bring those projects or UFO’s and have uninterrupted sewing time.
Costs this year:
Maximum # of guests you wish in your room:
1 – $297 single occupancy (please pay $148.50 or $297)
2 – $235 per person (please pay $117.50 or $235)
3 – $209 per person (please pay $104.50 or $209)
4 – $187 per person (please pay $93.50 or $187)
5 – $160 per person (please pay $80 or $160)
You can register now!
Questions should be sent to Vicki Hoskovec at firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Spring Fling is February 3rd, 4th & 5th
This will be a great opportunity to take a mid-winter break and spend time with fellow quilters, get caught up on unfinished projects, and get inspired by the creativity of others.
Friday, February 3rd – Check in begins at 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, February 5th, – Check out by 1:00 p.m.
Bring snacks to share with everyone. There is a refrigerator and microwave. Coffee, tea, and water are provided, but no soft drinks are available, so you need to bring them if you want them.
The cost is $130.00 for a double room and $150.00 for a single room.
REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, JANUARY 10th, 2017. Space is limited, so register early.
Please make checks payable to: Omaha Quilter’s Guild
Mail registration and payment to: Gerry Cordes 711 So. Jackson St. Papillion, NE 68046
For questions please contact Gerry at 402-880-355
We hope to see you there!