Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Crystal Quilters Calendar - October 2017

Friday, Oct. 6 - 11:30 am Lunch will be at Oshio Teriyaki, 730 Griffin Ave, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm -  General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, October 19 - 1:00 pm Crystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  

 * Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *

Oct. 6 - 7 - "Quilting For The Art of It" Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild show.  Youth and Family LINK, 907 Douglas Ave., Longview.  $5 admission.  Friday 10 - 7, Sat. 10 - 4. 
For more info, see the website. 

Oct. 6 - 7 - West Sound Quilters Show, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, President's Hall, Bremerton. 
9 am to 5 pm.
For more info, see the website.

Oct. 6 - 8 - 20th Anniversary Festival, Pacific Northwest Quilt & Fiber Arts Museum, 703 South Second Street, La Conner, 10 am to 2 pm.
For more info, see the website.

Oct. 20 - 21 - Rainy Daze Quilt Guild Show, Southwest Washington Fairgrounds, 2555 N National Ave., Chehalis.  Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm,    Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
For more info, see the website.  

Oct 20 - 21 - "Discover Quillting" Quilt Show by The Columbia River Gorge Quilters.  Hood River Armory, 1590 12th Street, Hood River, OR. 10 am - 5 pm.
For more info, see the website.

Oct 20-22 - "Stitches in Bloom", 39th annual quilt show by Washington State Quilters, Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana, Spokane. Fri & Sat 10 - 6, Sun 10 - 4.
For more info, see the website.

Nov. 10 - 12 - "Nature in Art" quilt show, Block Party Quilters 32nd Annual Show.  Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Boulevard South, Issaquah.  Hours: Friday and Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM.
For more info, see the website.

Nov 16 - 18 - Quilt Craft & Sew Festival at the Washington State Fairgrounds in the Pavillion, 110 - 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup, WA.  Admission: $10 for 3 Days | $9 w/coupon (postcard).  Hours: 10 AM - 5 PM Thursday & Friday | 10 AM - 4 PM Saturday.
For more info, see the website. 

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

It's Quilt Show Time!

Please join us as we share our quilts with you!




Map to the Enumclaw Expo Center in Enumclaw


Monday, August 28, 2017

Crystal Quilters Calendar - September 2017


Friday, September 1 - 11:30 am Lunch @ Mariachi Alegre, 29401 WA 410, Buckley.
1:00 pm -  General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley. We will have a Guest Speaker: Maryanna Garrett from the Federal Way Crazy Quilters. 
Please bring your donations of fat quarters for the Raffle Baskets and the Country Store.  The Quilt Show Committee needs your help!

Thursday, September 7 - 1:00 pm  Quilt Show Committee meeting at the Buckley Library, 125 S. River Ave.

Friday, September 15 - 1:00 pm Crystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  We will work on items for the Quilt Show or to donate to the guild for the Country Store.

Friday & Saturday, Sept 29 & 30 - Crystal Quilters Quilt Show! at the Enumclaw Expo Center.  For more info, click here.


 * Upcoming Quilt Show and Events *

Sept. 15 - 16 - "Stitching a New Leaf" quilt show by Evergreen Piecemakers.  New Hope Presbyterian Church, 19800 108th Ave. SE, Kent, WA.  Fri, 10 - 5, Sat. 10 - 4.  $6 admission donation.
For more info, see the website.

Sept. 15 -17 - "Whale of A Quilt Show" by Sea Pal Quilters, Ocean Shores Convention Center. 10 - 5 Fri & Sat., 10 - 3 Sunday. 
For more info, see the website.

Sept 15 - 16 - "Whale of A Show" 15th Biennial Quilt Show by Evergreen Quilters.  Pioneer Pavilion Community Event Center, 2007 Cherry St., Ferndale, WA.  Friday - 10am - 7pm, Saturday - 10am - 4pm.
For more info, see the website.

Sept 15 - 17 - "Paint The Town Red" 18th Annual Quilt Show by the Walla Walla Valley Quilt Festival.  360 Orchard Street, Walla Walla, WA.  Hours 10 am—5 pm daily.  Admission:  $6 - (one charge good all weekend)  The 2017 Featured Quilter is Joe Cunningham.
For more info, see the website.

Sept 30 - Annual Duval Outdoor Quilt Show.  10 - 5.
For more info, see the website.

Friday & Saturday, Sept 29 & 30 - Crystal Quilters Quilt Show! at the Enumclaw Expo Center.  For more info, click here.

Oct. 6 - 7 - "Quilting For The Art of It" Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild show.  Youth and Family LINK, 907 Douglas Ave., Longview.  $5 admission.  Friday 10 - 7, Sat. 10 - 4. 
For more info, see the website.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Reminder - Workshop This Friday!

Friday, August 18 - 1:00 pm.  Crystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  We will be working on items for the Country Store.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Crystal Quilters Calendar - July 2017


Friday, July 7 - 11:00 am.   Annual Potluck picnic and Challenge Quilt Reveal!  We will be meeting at Clarine's house this year.  Her address is in the newsletter.
* Please bring a dish to share (with serving utensils), a chair to sit in, your Show & Tell, and your "Get Creative With Black" Challenge quilt.
* Please be there promptly at 11, so the Challenge Quilts can be hung and everyone is ready to eat at noon.

July 21 - 1:00 pm - Crystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

 * Upcoming Quilt Show and Events *

June 21 –Sept 5 -  Row by Row Experience at various shops.
For more info, see the website.

July 13-16 -  King County Fair at the Enumclaw Expo Center.
For more info, see the website.

July 21 - Sip & Paint Event @ Arts Alive.

July 21 - 23 - Covington Quilters Quilt Show at Cedar Heights Middle school, 19640 SE 272nd St/Kent Kangley/ Hwy 516, Covington.
For more info, see the website.

July 28-29 - Rotary’s Enumclaw 2017 Street Fair, downtown Enumclaw.
For more info, see the website.

August 5-6 - Art in the Garden at 46620 228th Ave SE., Enumclaw.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Crystal Quilters Calendar - June 2017


Friday, June 2 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Frankie's Pizza, 117 Roosevelt Ave, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  Please remember to bring your copy of the proposed Bylaws that were handed out at the May meeting, as we will be discussing and voting on them.

Friday, June 16 - 1:00 pmCrystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, July 7 - Annual Guild Picnic and Challenge Quilt Reveal.  We will be at Clarine's this year, or the Buckley Fire Station in event of weather. 
              * How is your Challenge quilt coming along? * 

August - no meeting!  
There will be more information coming later on a possible workshop and/or a field trip in August.

Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *
                more info coming

Sunday, May 14, 2017

May Workshop Update

Friday, May 19 - 1:00 - 4 pm - Crystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.   Pat G. will be teaching the "Nine Step Quilt".


Supply List
For one quilt top 49" x 60", you will need to bring:
Sewing machine 
Cutting mat & rotary cutter
Ruler (at least 6 inch by 12 inch)
Thread to match
Pins, Scissors, etc.
Light (optional)
Fabrics - 9 Fat Quarters each 18" x 22" ironed.  Use a variety of prints, batiks, solids, etc.  It's a good way to use up orphan fat quarters.  
You will need extra fabric if you want to add borders.

Please have your 9 Fat Quarters pre-cut before class on the 19th:

Cut each fat quarter into (3)three  6" X 21" strips.

 After cutting your 9 fat quarters into the strips, you will have 27 - 6" X 21" Strips total.

If you have any questions, feel free to shoot an email to Pat at
dcpg98022@ aol.com

If you don't want to participate in this workshop, you are always welcome to bring your own project to work on.

See you there!

Monday, May 1, 2017

Crystal Quilters' Calendar - May 2017


Tuesday, May 2 - 12:30 pm - Bylaws Committee meeting,  Arts Alive! Gallery, 1429 Cole St, Enumclaw.

Friday, May 5 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Mariachi Alegre, 29401 Hwy 410, Buckley. It's Cinco de Mayo!
1:00 pm. - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Thursday, May 11 - 1:00 pm. - Quilt Show committee @ 1:00 p.m. Buckley Library, 123 S. River Ave, Buckley. 

Friday, May 19 - 1:00 - 4 pmCrystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.   Pat G. will be teaching the "Nine Step Quilt".


Double click on photo to enlarge

Supply List
For one quilt top 49" x 60", you will need to bring:
Sewing machine 
Cutting mat & rotary cutter
Ruler
Thread to match
Pins, Scissors, etc.
Light (optional)
Fabrics - 9 Fat Quarters each 18" x 22" ironed.  Use a variety of prints, batiks, solids, etc.  It's a good way to use up orphan fat quarters.  
You will need extra fabric if you want to add borders.

Friday, June 2 - 11:30 am - Lunch.  Location TBD.
1:00 pmGeneral Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, June 16 - 1:00 pm Crystal Quilters Workshop @ the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley. 

July - Annual Potluck Luncheon.  "Get Creative with Black" Challenge quilts due!  *More info to come*

Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *

May 5 & 6 - Port Gamble Fiber & Fabric 2017, Hood Canal Vista Pavilion, 4740 View Drive, Port Gamble.  10 - 5 both days.  Quilt & Fiber Show with vendors, lectures, classes.  Sujata Shah lecture, Saturday 11am.
For more info, see the website.

May 19 - 21 - Plateau Quilters – Comforts Quilts at the VFW Hall, 44426 244th Ave SE,  Enumclaw.

May 19 - 20 - "Quilts In The City" Yakima Valley Quilters Guild quilt show.  Yakima Convention Center, 10 N 8th Street, Yakima, WA. Hours: Friday 10 - 7, Saturday 10 - 5.  $8 admission for both days, free parking.  There will be as many as 600 quilts to view!
For more info, see the website.

May 20 & 21 - 2:30 pm. - Cascade Foothills Chorale 40th Anniversary Spring Concert at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1535 Washington Ave.  Pre-sale tickets ($12) are available until day of the concert.  Children are free (12 yrs and under), Adult price is $15 at the door (13 yrs and older).
For more info, see the website.

May 27 & 28 - "Remember The Homestead" Chewelah Arts Guild annual quilt show.  Jenkins High School, 702 East Lincoln, Chewelah.  Hours: Saturday 10:00 - 5:00, Sunday 11:00 - 3:00.
For more info, see the website.

July 13 - 17 - King County Fair.  The premium book to enter quilts or other items in the fair is available here.