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Independence Day is almost upon us. I hope everyone has a happy and healthy Fourth of July. The weather has been hot and beautiful for barbequing. Hopefully you have all of your patriotic quilts out. I have one lap size and one wall hanging. I used to love to decorate for all of the different holidays.  Don’t ask […]

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We did it. We made it to our new meeting site without mishap, mischief, or mayhem. For this, I am truly grateful. I received numerous positive comments about the atmosphere and feeling of the Elk’s Lodge. The lodge staff are anxious to please and certainly open to our suggestions. About 60 of you stayed for lunch for our […]

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A Word from the President

March is a happy, hoppy month. Are you getting ready for Spring? The renewal of spring is eternal, and even Californians start seeing new leaves on some trees, and bulbs popping up for those ambitious enough to plan ahead. This is a great time for quilting for our holidays, especially including St. Patrick’s Day, when everyone is Irish. […]

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A Word from the President

A huge thank you to all of you who worked so hard on the 2015 Tea and Auction. It was fun and successful, meeting our budget objectives that allows us to bring featured quilters and workshops to our guild. It is a lot of work, and we are fortunate to have so many talented people willing to donate […]

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A Word from our President

Our quilt guild has been bustling with activity while we made baby quilts for the military, prepared for the tea and auction, attended workshops, made quilts for Wounded Warriors, and all of the other regular stuff. The guild has been a place of companionship and comfort to many of our members as they have faced personal challenges. It […]

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A Word from Our President

September and October are HUGE for our guild and it is all about the Tea & Auction on October 3, 2015. So what has to happen? Turn in your donated quilts by the September General Meeting. I know it is a hassle to fill out the form, and take the picture. I feel your pain. I have […]

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A Word From Our President

June has been a whirlwind of graduations, birthdays, and family obligations. It is always inspiring to see the graduates look forward to the future, and reflect on the journey they traveled to get to their achievement. They join others who have walked before them, and cast a shadow for others to follow. In the quilt world, there are […]

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A Word From the President

I am sitting at the keyboard wondering what in the world do I have to talk about. It Is a gloomy Memorial Day weekend. I have a quilt that has to be done in two weeks waiting for me upstairs. My dog is sick, my son is still asleep, and my husband is worrying about the Ducks playoff […]

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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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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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