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".

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Supply List
For one quilt top 49" x 60", you will need to bring:
Sewing machine 
Cutting mat & rotary cutter
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.


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