Monday, April 29, 2019

Crystal Quilters Calendar - May 2019


Friday, May 3 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Maguey's Grill, 352 Griffin Ave, Enumclaw.
1:00 pmGeneral Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Wednesday, May 15 - 12:30 pm.  Guild Advisory Board (GAB) meeting and Quilt Show Committee meeting. Buckley Library, 123 S. River Road.

Friday, May 17 - 1:00 pm  Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  We will have a Trunk Show by RoseMary Keene.  

Friday, June 7 - 11:30 am Lunch. Location TBA.
1:00 pm. General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Monday, June 10 - 12:30 pm GAB meeting and Quilt Show Committee meeting, Buckley Library, 123 S. River Road.

* There are links to some new quilt patterns on the Internet Resources page (click on the tab at the top of this page) Be sure to check them out!

  ** Upcoming Quilt Show and Events**

Friday and Saturday, May 3-4 - "Stitches Of Love" Kitsap Quilters 33rd Annual quilt show.  President's Hall, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, Bremerton. 
For more info, see the website.

Thursday - Saturday,  May 16 - 18 - "Quilts in the City" Yakima Valley Quilters Guild quilt show. Yakima Convention Center, 10 N. 8th St., Yakima.
For more info, see the website.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

Crystal Quilters Calendar - April 2019

Friday, April 5 - 11:30 am - Lunch at Krain Corner, 39929 264th Ave SE, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Wednesday, April 17 - 12:30 pm Guild Advisory Board (GAB) meeting
1:30 pm - Quilt Show Committee meeting at the Buckley Library, 123 S. River Rd, Buckley.

Friday, April 19 - 1:00 pm - Guild Workshop at Trinity Lutheran Church,  1535 Washington Ave, Enumclaw.  Judy will be teaching the Laura Heine-method of Fabric Collage.
This will be information for 16” x 20” wall hanging size. No sewing machines will be needed. Nine patterns will be available to purchase.
For ideas/examples of what we'll be learning/doing, please see the website of Laura Heine and also see the website of Susan Carlson.  (Danny Amazonas does similar work, but has no website.  You can do a Google search for his images or view him on Facebook.)

Friday, May 3 - 11:30 am Lunch, location TBD.
1:00 pm. General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Wednesday, May 15 - 12:30 pm Guild Advisory Board (GAB) Meeting.
1:30 pm - Quilt Show Committee meeting at the Buckley Library, 123 S. River Rd, Buckley.

Friday, May 17 - 1:00 pmGuild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley. 

                           ** Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events **

April 12 - 13 - "Needles and Stitches" Camano Island Quilters Quilt Show, Stanwood Middle School, 9405 271st Street, Stanwood, WA.
For more information, see the website.

April 26 - 27 -  “It’s Raining Quilts” The Everett Quilt Show Experience, Edward D Hansen Conference Center, 2000 Hewitt Avenue, Everett, WA.
For more info, see the website.

April 26-28 - "Fabric of The Forest" quilt show, Piecemakers Quilt Club, Forks High School Auxillary Gym, Forks, WA.  Featured Quilter will be Mary Lou Weidman, who will give classes during the show.
For further info, see the website.

May 3-4 - "Stitches Of Love" Kitsap Quilters 33rd Annual quilt show.  Due to bad weather, the show has ben rescheduled.  
For more info, see the website.


Sunday, February 24, 2019

Crystal Quilters Calendar - March 2019


Friday, March 1 - 11:30 am -  Lunch will be at The Mint, 1608 Cole St., Enumclaw.
1:00 - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Please bring your 4 Leaf Clover Block Lotto blocks to the meeting.  Judy will be die cutting pieces for the April umbrella Block Lotto block before and after the meeting, so if you'd like some cut for you, please bring 3 color-coordinated six inch by twelve inch rectangles of fabrics. Judy will also bring patterns for you to trace to cut your own if you prefer to needle turn. This’ll make three blocks, you’ll also need three 13 inch square background blocks for the block.

example block

Friday, March 15 - 1:00 pm - Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  Charlotte will be sharing Crazy Quilt ideas with us.

Friday, March 15 - 4 - 7pm - Empty Bowls event. Enumclaw High School. Tickets available for Pre-Sale at Brown Paper Tickets.  $20/person pre-sale, $25 at the door. 

Saturday, March 16 - National Quilting Day!  How will you celebrate?

April 511:30 am -  Lunch location TBD.
1:00 - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

April 191:00 pm - Guild Workshop at Trinity Lutheran Church,  1535 Washington Ave, Enumclaw.  Judy will be teaching the Laura Heine-method of Fabric College.
See Laura's website here.



              ** Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events **

Feb 28 - March 3 - Sew Expo, Washington State Events Center, 110 Ninth Avenue SW, Puyallup, WA 98371.
For more info, see the website. 

March 15 - 17 - "Color Dance in Fabric and Thread" Quilters Anonymous 38th Annual Quilt Show.  Evergreen State Fairgrounds, Monroe.
For more info, see the website.

April 12 - 13 - "Needles and Stitches" Camano Island Quilters Quilt Show, Stanwood Middle School, 9405 271st Street, Stanwood, WA.
For more information, see the website.

April 26 - 27 -  “It’s Raining Quilts” The Everett Quilt Show Experience, Edward D Hansen Conference Center, 2000 Hewitt Avenue, Everett, WA.
For more info, see the website.

May 3-4 - "Stitches Of Love" Kitsap Quilters 33rd Annual quilt show.  Due to bad weather, the show was rescheduled.  Please check the website for confirmation of dates and times.


Monday, February 11, 2019

February 15th Workshop is Cancelled!

Due to the predicted snow coming this week and in an abundance of caution, we are cancelling our February 15th workshop.  We will try to reschedule RoseMary Keene for a later date.  Stay safe everyone!  Thank you for understanding.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Crystal Quilters Calendar - February 2019


Friday, Feb 1 - 11:30 am - Lunch.  Location will be at Kelly's Resturant and Lounge, 1444 Cole St, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, Feb 15 - 1:00 pmGuild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  We will have a Trunk Show by RoseMary Keene, a serger specialist, all about batting, needles and thread.

                            ** Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events **

February 15 and 16 -  "Stitches of Love"  Kitsap Quilters 33rd Annual Quilt Show, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, Presidents Hall, 1200 Fairgrounds Rd NW, Bremerton.
See the website for more info.

Feb 28 - March 3 - Sew Expo, Washington State Events Center, 110 Ninth Avenue SW, Puyallup, WA 98371.  
For more info, see the website. 

March 15 - 17 - "Color Dance in Fabric and Thread" Quilters Anonymous 38th Annual Quilt Show.  Evergreen State Fairgrounds, Monroe.
For more info, see the website.

April 12 - 13 - "Needles and Stitches" Camano Island Quilters Quilt Show, Stanwood Middle School, 9405 271st Street, Stanwood, WA.
For more information, see the website.

April 26 - 27 -  “It’s Raining Quilts” The Everett Quilt Show Experience, Edward D Hansen Conference Center, 2000 Hewitt Avenue, Everett, WA.
For more info, see the website.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Crystal Quilters' Calendar - January 2019



Tuesday January 1 - Happy New Year!

Friday, January 4 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Mariachi Alegre, 29401 Hwy 410, Buckley.
1:00 pmGeneral Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, Jan. 18 - 1:00 pmGuild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  The workshop will be a Jelly Roll sweatshirt taught by Vonda Snope.  Please see the newsletter for the supply list and pre-workshop directions or click on the tab at the top of this page.

Note:  Lori of Humble Quilts blog has put out a call for 10 inch "House" blocks to be put into quilts for the Camp Fire survivors in California.  Please click here for the link for more information and a pattern that can be used. 

                                   ** Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events **


February 15 and 16 -  "Stitches of Love"  Kitsap Quilters 33rd Annual Quilt Show, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, 1200 Fairgrounds Rd NW, Bremerton.
See the website for more info.

Feb 28 - March 3 - Sew Expo, Washington State Fair, 110 Ninth Avenue SW, Puyallup, WA 98371.  
For more info, see the website. 

March 15 - 17 - "Color Dance in Fabric and Thread" Quilters Anonymous 38th Annual Quilt Show.  Evergreen State Fairgrounds, Monroe.
For more info, see the website.

Monday, October 29, 2018

Crystal Quilters' Calendar - November 2018


Friday, Nov. 2 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at The Lee, 1110 Griffin Ave, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, Nov. 9 - 10 am- New Member Orientation at Membership Chair Nancy A.'s home.  Please contact Nancy if you would like to attend.  Her phone number is in the Guild Directory or in the newsletter.

Friday, Nov. 16 - 1:00 pm - Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  Sherrie A. will be leading us in making pillowcases.

Note: There are new listings of some Online Quilt Alongs for 2019 on the Internet Resources tab at the top of this page, if you want to do some planning ahead!

                               ** Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events **

Nov. 9-11 - Friday - Sun. "Without Borders" 33rd Annual Quilt Show by the Block Party Quilters.  Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Boulevard South, Issaquah, WA. Hours: Fri & Sat 10 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM .
For more info, see the website.

Nov. 16 - 18 - Fri - Sun - Festival of Crafts and Gifts, Enumclaw Expo Center, Les Schwab Hall,  45224 284th Ave SE.  Fri 10am‑6pm, Sat 10am‑6pm, Sun 10am‑4pm. $5 admission  80 exhibitors.
For more info, see the website.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Crystal Quilters' Calendar - October 2018


Friday, October 5 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Jackson's, 1537 Cole St, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Friday, October 19 - 11:00 am.  2018 Quilt Show Wrap-up Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.
1:00 pm - Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  Cathy D. will be teaching us how to make Organic Scarves.

Note:  The Comfort Quilts Committee needs navy fabric for boys/men.  (no flowers!)

** Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events ** 

Oct. 5 - 6  - Fri & Sat - "Coming Up Roses" Quilt Show by West Sound Quilters, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, ​Presidents' Hall. 9 am to 5 pm.
For more info, see the website.

Oct. 5 - 6 - Fri & Sat - "Quilting For The Art Of It" Quilt Show by Ladies of the Lake Quilt Guild, Youth & Family Link Building, 907 Douglas Ave., Longview, WA 98632.
For more info, see the website.

Oct 12 - 13 - Friday & Sat - "Quilts Ahoy" Quilt Show by Gig Harbor Quilters. Gig Harbor Yacht Club, 8209 Stinson Ave, Gig Harbor.

Oct. 12 - 14 - Friday - Sunday - Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival by the Pacific Northwest Quilt and Fiber Arts Museum.   Edward D Hansen Conference Center, Everett. 10am-5pm Fri & Sat; 10am-4pm Sun.
For more info, see the website.

Oct. 18 - 20 - Quilt Craft and Sewing Festival, Washington State Fair Grounds, 110 - 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup, WA 98371.  $10 for three days. 10 AM - 5 PM Thursday & Friday | 10 AM - 4 PM Saturday.
For more info and for a coupon, see the website.

Oct 19 - 21 - Friday - Sunday - Washington State Quilters 40th Annual Quilt Show - Ruby Jubilee, Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N Havana, Spokane, Washington 99202.
For more info, see the website.

Oct. 26 - 27 - Friday & Sat - "Stitches" Quilt Show by Stray Threads members.  IUOE Union Hall, 18701 129th Ave NE, Bothell, Washington. 
For more info, see the website. 

Nov. 9-11 - Friday - Sun. "Without Borders" 33rd Annual Quilt Show by the Block Party Quilters.  Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Boulevard South, Issaquah, WA. Hours: Fri & Sat 10 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM .
For more info, see the website.

Nov. 16 - 18 - Fri - Sun - Festival of Crafts and Gifts, Enumclaw Expo Center, Les Schwab Hall,  45224 284th Ave SE.  Fri 10am‑6pm, Sat 10am‑6pm, Sun 10am‑4pm. $5 admission  80 exhibitors.
For more info, see the website.