Friday, August 8, 2014

Celebration of Quilts is next month : 13-14 September

The club's Celebration of Quilts show is held every 2 years. Come and visit us at our new venue.
There are 2 club challenges this year : (challenges to be handed in by Thursday 4th September)
  1. A Row by Row challenge, with the theme "The Manawatu". Each of the 6 row clues appeared consecutively in club newsletters September 2013 - March 2014. To measure no more than 1.5m in any direction and include three layers.
  2. Theme –Inspired by a Film Title. A3 size quilt - 11.5” x 16.5” tall (30cm x 42cm tall). The quilt must consist of three layers and be all your own work.
Club members will also be showing quilts they have completed in the last two years, and there are special exhibitions too. One of these is Erilyn McMillan : Bespoke and personalised long-arm quilting service for all quilt sizes and styles. Here's one of her quilts :
Hope you can come and enjoy our display.
 

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