June 2016 Meeting: Show and Tell

Below are some of the beautiful projects shared by members at our Annual Potluck meeting.

ouisa Enright

Maggie Schwamb

Maggie Schwamb

Maggie Schwamb

ebbie Morrison


May 2016 Meeting & Workshop: Show & Tell

The May Coastal Quilters meeting featured a presentation and workshop by felt artist Sue Stasiowski.

Below are some samples of Sue’s beautiful work–which includes sculptures, bowls, and wall hangings–that she brought to share:

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Above are examples of the various fibers Sue uses in her felting.

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Sue’s workshop was very popular and filled quickly.

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The 2016 Challenge Quilts were due at this meeting. Above are some samples of the quilts, which are 16 x 16 inches and consist of exactly 16 pieces of solid black, white, gray, and two complementary colors.

More work from Show & Tell:

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Mary Sue Bishop

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Mary Sue Bishop

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Sharon Flanagan

April 2016 Meeting: Show & Tell

The April meeting was an Area 2 gathering, hosted by Coastal Quilters, Friendship Sampler Quilts, and Georges Valley Quilters. Amy Friend gave a presentation and trunk show on the modern quilting movement. Below are some of her quilts, as well as member quilts.

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Amy Friend’s first quilt using negative space.

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Several people contributed blocks for this modern quilt, titled “Art Quilt,” which Amy designed and constructed.

The following three quilts are in Amy’s book:
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Amy's book-4
Amy's book-5

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Becca Babb-Brott’s triangle quilt, which she donated to Bags of Love.

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Tree quilt by Joan Herrick.

March 2016 Meeting: Show and Tell

Diana Lawson gave a demonstration and talk about her “Roll-n-Pin” quilt layering tool. Below are images showing it in action:


Show & Tell: Work by members

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Mary Sue Bishop, two quilts

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Megan Bruns, quilt and rosettes project

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Louisa Enright, two quilts

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Sharon Flanagan’s bedcover

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Joan Herrick, quilt and table runner

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Margaret-Elaine Jinno’s fingerless gloves

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Maggie Schwamb’s 2016 Quilt Challenge and string quilt

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Sarah Ann Smith, quilt from friend’s grandmother’s clothing

Show & Tell: work by guests

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Kathy Jacobs, fabric egg

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Quilt by guest from Cobblestone Quilters

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Quilt by guest

January 2016 Meeting: Show and Tell

Member Linda Satkowski discussed making quilts and quilted projects using selvages–what we used to discard from our fabrics before seeing Linda’s beautiful quilts!

Below are photos of Linda and her work:




Other members’ work:


An Advent calendar by Becca Babb-Brott

Mary Sue Bishop

Sharon Flanagan

Jane Liebler, sharing her hand-knit sweater

Ann Vanorsdol


Roxanne Wells

December 2015 Meeting: Show and Tell

The December meeting was festive, with a sumptuous Holiday Potluck and lively Yankee Swap!

Members shared the following projects:

Becca Babb-Brott
Quilt by Becca Babb-Brott

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Quilt by Mary Sue Bishop

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Margaret-Elaine Jinno’s knitting

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Mt. Battie Tower landscape quilt by Janet Kelsey

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Linda Satkowski’s log cabin quilt

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Back of Linda Satkowski’s log cabin quilt

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Quilt by Linda Satkowski


November 2015 Meeting: Show and Tell

Artist Susan Tobey White gave a presentation on color theory for quilters, using her paintings as examples:
Paintings by Susan Tobey White

Susan Tobey White paintings

Members brought in work to share during Show and Tell:
Becca Babb-Brott
Becca Babb-Brott’s 2016 Challenge Quilt.

Quilts by Megan Bruns
Quilt by Megan Bruns.

Jan Corson
Jan Corson’s finished Paper Bag Challenge.

Sharon Flanagan
Sharon Flanagan shows off her new Coastal Quilters name badge.

Margaret-Elaine Jinno
In-process knitted neck warmer and fingerless gloves by Margaret-Elaine Jinno.

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Knitted penguin hats by Margaret-Elaine Jinno.

Linda Satkowski
Gnome quilt by Linda Satkowski.

Sarah Ann Smith
Machine-embroidered table runner by Sarah Ann Smith.

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Sarah Ann Smith shares her latest published article.

Roxanne Wells
Roxanne Wells’s Lighthouse Quilt.