MonthActivity
Description
 January 17th

IT
New Year Challenges and
Charity Makes
S&T

 Blocks for Linus - two by two.
Challenge - the Log Cabin Challenge using one fabric given, plus own fabric, maximum 20" x 20".  Raffle Block details.
Booking starts for March workshop


 February 21st

IT

Grandmother Flower Garden Evening
Group work making hexagon flower blocks to be made into Linus Quilts
 March 18th

Saturday
Workshop

 Gail Penberthy

Birdhouse or Robin Tissue Box Cover

Join Gail to make either of her delightful tissue box covers, either would make a lovely gift.
Twelve places available

 March 21st

Open Meeting


Creative Quilting Shop Visit

An Open Meeting when visitors and friends are especially welcome, £4.00 entrance.  A raffle will be held during this meeting

Izzy will be bringing along her lovely fabrics and goodies for us to purchase and giving a short talk
 April 18th

IT

 Variation Block Evening

S&T

Demonstrations of blocks that have different variations.
Raffle Block collection

 May 16th

IT

AGM followed by Strip Poker Evening

S&T
After the AGM, we will be enjoying some light entertainment by playing strip poker with 2 1/2" strips.  How many could you win?
 Booking starts for September workshop

 June 20th

Open Meeting


 Janice Gunner gives a talk entitled

"Japan: A Textile Journey"

An Open Meeting when visitors and friends are especially welcome, £4.00 entrance.  A raffle will be held during this meeting

Janice's talk will be an entertaining and informative insight into her exploration of the traditional textile technques of Japan
 July 18th

Open Meeting


Lynda Monk gives a talk
entitled
"Creative Surfaces"

An Open Meeting when visitors and friends are especially welcome, £4.00 entrance.  A raffle will be held during this meeting
Mixed Media Textile Artist

After the talk there will be an opportunity to "have a go" and take your sample home
 August 15th

IT

Makes and Sharing Evening

S&T
A collection of items to make and some sharing ideas to expand our quilting skills
 September 19th

Open Meeting


Tanya Bashford gives a talk entitled "Tales from my Scrapbag"


 An Open Meeting when visitors and friends are especially welcome, £4.00 entrance.  A raffle will be held during this meeting
Cancelled
This meeting will now be a sewing evening for members only
 September 30th

Saturday Workshop

Julia Gahagan

"Little Villages"
 Join Julia to make a miniature quilt.  Several choices will be available to make on the day. 

Sixteen places available


 October 17th


IT
Xmas Make Evening

S&T
We will be makiing a traditional Chistmas decoration
 November 21st

Open Meeting

Mini Exhibition

An Open Meeting when visitors and friends are especially welcome, £4.00 entrance.  A raffle will be held during this meeting

An exhibition of the Challenges set in January 2017 as well as a display of the Linus Quilts worked on by Shirley Quilters during the year

 December 19th


Christmas Social Evening

S&T

Relax and Enjoy!
   

Shaded dates are Saturdays or Special Events
S&T - Show and Tell Evenings
IT - Ingredients Table Evenings