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Quilts of Valor

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Below are three videos featuring Santa Rosa Quilt Guild members, Linda Hooper, Genellee Voorhees and Jan Nilsen talking about their quilts during the pledge breaks on Quilts of Valor.

Update from the School of Blessings, Haiti

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Good and Important Work The Haitian School of Blessings is continuing their mission to lift people out of poverty by providing tools and education to women. There are 4 women in the program who are now trained and making beautifully crafted hand made purses and bags that will be sold on a website that is […]

Donation Opportunity to School of Blessings in Haiti

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Helping Hands in Haiti   We recently received an email from a school in Haiti appealing for help with supplies for their vocational program. The purpose of the program is to give the students a skill that could raise them out of poverty, and contribute goods and services to their community.   The concept of […]

Lebkucken Recipe (German Cookies) from Cathy Conover, March 6, 2014

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Lebkucken (German Cookies) 1 ½ lbs brown sugar 3 eggs ½ cup dark molasses ½ cup honey 1 Tbsp cloves 1 Tbsp allspice 2 Tbsp cinnamon 1 teas salt 3 cups chopped walnuts ½ lb (8 oz) dried fruit blend (King Arthur) 6 cups flour Dissolve 1 ½ Tbsp soda with ½ cup water. Cream […]

Sharon’s Block Enlargement/Reduction Chart

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

At a recent guild meeting I mentioned that if someone liked a pattern but it was the wrong size it could easily be enlarged or reduced with the help of a copy machine. I am attaching a primitive chart that I made showing the “math” (a four-letter word for some). Examples: If you have a […]

About Color Catching Sheets & More…

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

There have been some emails about making color catchers and other hints for helping with running colors…. #1 – Here is a link to making your own “Color Catcher Sheets” as provided by Lori Platt. #2 – “So instead of reinventing the “wheel,” here is my suggestion: check out synthrapol in the washing machine with […]

Bishop’s Ranch Quilt Retreat – Feb 2013

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

Attached is a Flyer & Registration Form for a quilt retreat February 10-14, 2013 at The Bishop’s Ranch in Healdsburg

Petaluma Quilt Show – August 11, 2012

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Debbie Loewenthal, President of the Petaluma Quilt Guild, announced the Petaluma Quilt Show at our 7/5/12 meeting. This flyer explains it all. Quilt Show

Future Events

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Dear Members, The attachment is in regard to future quilt events being offered in the area. As always more information can be found in the basket behind the library table. For those of you traveling to Portland, Oregon in October or Marion, Indiana in July there is info. about these events as well. Janice Juul […]

Jonathan Shannon Fabric Stash Sale – Aug. 4th & 5th

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Please direct any of your questions to Linda Morand as she is the one who sent this flyer: Special Event – Jonathan Shannon Fabric Stash SALE! AUGUST 4 & 5, 2012. Jonathan Shannon is an award winning quiltmaker and the first man to win Best of Show at the American Quilt Society show in Paducah, […]