A Word From Our President

I have appreciation on my mind this month. Our guild runs due to the labor of love by so many volunteers and participants. That means taking on a job or responsibility that requires time and attention. I am proud to serve with so many dedicated women. Just last month, we did not have a Tea & Auction committee, […]

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Workshops

MAY 14TH WORKSHOP With LEORA RAIKEN Join us for Leora Raiken’s African Folklore Embroidery Workshop on Thursday, May 14, 2015. This class will concentrate on Leora’s unique patterns with the addition of felt, fabric, and bead embellishments to enhance the embroidery. (Note: $30 Materials fee to be paid at the Workshop). The workshop is held at […]

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OGQG LIBRARY

Read any good books lately? One of the more popular sections of our library is Fiction. We need more books! Not just any kind, we need books where quilters, knitters, embroiderers, shop owners or the like seem to find themselves in the middle of solving mysteries. If we get duplicates, the library will keep the book of […]

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UFO Challenge

As of April, we have  – TOTAL QUILTS FINISHED…. 73 ! DUE AT THE MAY MEETING YOUR QUILT # 4. QUILTED, BOUND AND LABELED ! THE NEXT QUILT NUMBER WILL BE PICKED AT THE MEETING…. I am so proud of all of you! I can’t believe how all of you have jumped into the challenge. […]

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Susan G. Komen for The Cure

The winners of the 3 incentives I had were Nancy Post, Pat Morrison, and Taffy Harper. Congratulations ladies! The AccuQuilt Starter Set, graciously donated by Darci Bodin, was won by Mary Van der Lubbe. Flo MacMillan crocheted a chemo cap and gave it to me at the meeting. She does the crocheting during the meeting. […]

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Boutique Items Needed for the Tea & Auction!

The Tea & Auction will be coming October 3, 2015. We will again be having a boutique of handmade items for sale. The sale will take place before the auction and we would like to offer items made and donated by our guild members. Please start thinking about what type of items you could make for the […]

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2015 Tea & Auction Opportunity Baskets

We have selected the following four themes for the 2015 Opportunity Baskets: Halloween, Christmas, Romance & Fat Quarters. All we need to make them wonderful are your donations of preferably new or very gently used items. Some suggestions discussed at the meeting were fabric, patterns, books, notions, & decor for the Halloween & Christmas baskets. […]

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March Philanthropy Sew Day

Inviting all members to come out for the next sew in on April 2nd at the Driftwood Mobile Home Park Clubhouse, 15621 Beach Blvd., Westminster, CA. There is plenty of room and we are able to get so much done by having lots of hands to work to make as many quilts as possible. The […]

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A Word from Our President

February has rushed by so fast. I hope everyone had a wonderful and loving Valentine Day, spent with friends and loved ones. Isn’t quilting just another way to express your love and affection for another? So many quilts shared at Show and Tell are made for someone specifically as a gift. Not only are you using your creative […]

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