Tuesday, July 20, 2021

    July Meeting Recap


- Our 2021 Community Outreach quilt  'Moving in the Best Circles' quilt has been successfully donated to the Light of Life Rescue Mission. It will be auctioned at their "More Than A Meal" Gala and Fundraiser on October 19, 2021.

- We received an invitation to exhibit  at the PA National Quilt Extravaganza September 16-19 2021 

- The Modern Quilt Guild's annual show QuiltCon will be held in Phoenix, AZ February 17-20, 2022.

-Call for Entries at Local Quilt Shows

                  -Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Fiberart International 2022 - application deadline August 31,                     2021

                  -Beaver Valley Piecemakers - October 7-9, 2021

                              26th Annual Show / Theme - Two Color Quilts application deadline Sept 17, 2021

                 -North Pittsburgh Quilt Guild - 2022 Show April 22-24 

                 -PGH Knit, Crochet and Creative Arts Festival - August 12-14, 2021. Quilting classes offered

                 -Contemporary Craft quilt class, Sew Your Idea with Karen Womack - July 31, 2021

Meeting Topic : Accuquilt with Cheryl Hayes

Cheryl's presentation covered everything you need to know about the Accuquilt cutting system. She showed us how to use the machines and dies and how easily you can cut out different shapes from up to 6 layers of fabric for piecing.

Show and Tell

Our next meeting is on Saturday, August 7, 2021. It is an all day Sew Day. Bring a few projects to sew, chat with other members, play some fun sewing related games bring a few finished projects to show and tell. Bring your own lunch and snacks.

We hope to see you there.

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