November 20, 2014 -Joanie
Zeier Poole creates original patterns
for quilting, appliqué and embroidery for her
company, Heirloom Quilting Designs. She has
authored three books about heirloom quilting and
design elements. Using a home sewing machine ,
she has designed many award-winning quilts,
earning Best of Show at both Road to California
and Pacific International Quilt Festival.
Background Bonanza -- Joanie will
discuss how to design, mark, and sew
interesting background patterns that could take
command with a distinct purpose, or create a
silent foundation that allows other images to
Nominations - it's that time of year.
Please download the form, fill in and return at the
November or December meeting.
CLICK HERE for form and
IMPORTANT MESSAGE: Please do not
bring any hand-sewing or hand-binding to guild meetings.
NO PINS OR NEEDLES will be allowed in our meeting place.
HELP! Philanthropy needs more quilts!
Please consider making one. Here is a
that is QUICK and EASY! Make a top in 2-3 hours
flat! No fancy quilting required - straight
line-quilting is fine. More Philanthropy Ideas
New 2014 Quilt Challenge! 2-color quilt or
quilted object. Must be completed by Feb 2015 guild
meeting. Details of the challenge
QUILT-A-PALOOZA! Members earn tickets for
finishing UFO's or new quilts.
Click here for more info
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Zion Lutheran Church
11007 Book Road
Thursday of each month (except June & December)
Meetings begin at
Arrive early (6:30 p.m.) to check-in
Map and Directions
Zion Lutheran Church is located
at the north-east corner of Book Road and
111th Street in Naperville. Click here to
go to the
Rand McNally website to print a map and exact
directions from your location.
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