CQ Meetings–Current Year

Coastal Quilters Program Schedule 2017-2018

September 9
Speaker: “The Resurgence of Garment Construction,” by Leah Ondra, owner of Clementine apparel fabric boutique in Rockland. This program was postponed from last year, plus: Welcome-Back Potluck.

October 14
Speaker: “Clothesline Bowls & Baskets,” by Judy Sala.

November 11
Speaker & Trunk Show: Contemporary quilter Timna Tarr. Afternoon workshop on map quilts, in preparation for our 2018 Challenge.

December 9
Annual Holiday Party Potluck, with activity TBD.

January 13
Speaker: Marjorie Hollowell, owner of Maine-ly Sewing quilt shop in Nobleboro. Program TBD.

February 10
Speaker, Trunk Show & Demo: “Ice Dying Fabric,” by member Jim Van Der Noot.

March 10
Speaker & Trunk Show: Modern-quilt pattern designer Kathryn Simel of MidCoast Cottage Design. Kathryn will also bring patterns to sell.

April 14
Speaker: “Shibori Silk Dying” by textile designer Amelia Poole of Ecouture Textiles. Amanda’s textiles are hand printed using dyes made from plants and other natural materials. Afternoon workshop TBD.

May 12
2018 Challenge Reveal: Maps
Pay in May (Dues also due).

June 9
Annual Potluck. Membership vote on slate of officers for 2018-2019.