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San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

The San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles has asked us to share this information with our membership. Insights into Quilt National ’11 Sunday, March 18, 2012, 1-2:30pm   Nelda Warkentin, Quilt National ’11 juror and artist, will offer information and observations about the exhibition and the jury process. As a way of introducing herself, […]

Challenge Quilt & Opportunity Quilt – What is the difference????

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Subject: Challenge quilt Hi Sharon. I must be having a bad day, but what is the challenge quilt? Is it the same as the Opportunity Quilt. I went into our website and couldn’t find it there. Hi Guild Members ~~ especially newer members, The Challenge is very different from the Opportunity Quilt. The Opportunity Quilt […]

Sonoma Rose by Jennifer Chiaverini

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

February 21, 2012 Subject: Announcing “SONOMA ROSE: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel”, by Jennifer Chiaverini “Dear Elm Creek Readers, Today is the official publication day for my nineteenth Elm Creek Quilts novel, SONOMA ROSE. I’m thrilled to share this exciting historical adventure with you, and I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I […]

East Bay Heritage Quilters – February Newsletter

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

East Bay Heritage Quilters Guild announced a change of location for their Quilt Show – “VOICES IN CLOTH 2012” Plan your visit to EBHQ’s extraordinary quilt show, Voices in Cloth 2012. Our new location is the Craneway Pavilion at Ford Point, 1414 Harbour Way South, just off the I-580 Freeway in Richmond, California. On the […]

Healdsburg Senior Living Community – Antique Quilt Show, Speaker Julie Silber – Wants your quilts to show

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Dear Members, Note: attached is the flier for the Antique Quilt Road Show as well as the release form needed to enter your own quilts in the show. FLYER Quilt Show Release Form Healdsburg Senior Living Community is hosting an Antique Quilt Road Show with Special Guest Speaker, Julie Silber This will be held on […]

Some of the Upcoming Quilt Shows/Exhibits

Monday, January 30th, 2012

There are several Quilt Shows/Exihibits. I’ve listed the names, dates, and contacts below. The flyers/postcards will be in the Quilt Show basket in the back of the room for the next meeting. Folsom Quilt and Fiber Guild’s Annual Quilt Show — 2/10 through 2/12 San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles Quilt National 11 […]

SRQG Award Winners at the Sonoma County Fair

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

SANTA ROSA QUILT GUILD SONOMA COUNTY FAIR 2011 AWARD WINNERS Helen Anderson: Best of Show,Best of Section ,First Carol Jarvis w/daughter Ellen Swedberg: Best of Section (group quilts), Peoples’ Choice Linda Morand: Dorrie Whipple Award (best machine quilting), First Christy Detweiler: Best Color and Design (MQSC),Third Carol Jarvis: Fourth Joyce Marty: First, Second, Fifth Nancy […]

A Few Notes from Our 2011 Workshop Chairs

Friday, November 26th, 2010

We would like to thank everyone for their positive comments regarding the 2011 workshop lineup! Workshop fees are $45 for quilt guild members including Moonlighters and Petaluma Quilt Guild. Occasionally there will be an additional fee for patterns or materials supplied by the teacher. In the back of the meeting room is a binder which […]

Rollin’ Rhonda Reports: Sylvia Davis Workshop

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010

Sylvia Davis is one talented and funny gal! Her lecture on ‘Ethnic Fabric Quandary’ was delightful, engaging, and inspiring. I’ve been sitting on a stash of “ethnics” for a while and I am pleased to have some direction. The ‘African Triad’ workshop the day after the program was just this side of a hoot and […]

Rollin’ Rhonda Reports on PIQF

Monday, October 18th, 2010

The bus trip down to the Pacific International Quilt Festival was an absolute pleasure. I’m still a little overwhelmed by the whole experience. I feel like every moment had purpose and goodwill. There were more smiles than can be counted and so many lovely works of art and labors of love. Due to great excitement […]