naples quilters guild   1983 - 2018  35 YEARS!
meetings calendar
Our regular monthly evening MEETINGS are held the third Thursday of each month at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church at 777 Mooring Line Drive in Naples.  Doors open at 6:00 and a short business meeting begins at 6:30 PM   followed by an interesting educational program and Show and Tell.  Please join us!         

In addition, we often sponsor Friday and/or Saturday WORKSHOPS led by the Thursday evening speaker. Our workshops are held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church Naples. See Workshops page for prices and information. 

Our GATHERING STITCHES group meets at 10am on the last Saturday of most months for fellowship and informal sewing at Emmanuel Lutheran.  Bring a project and your lunch and join the fun!  


RYANS CASE  formerly CONKERR PILLOWS -  see PATTERNS in side bar

Please refer to the calendar below for exact dates and program information.

Naples Quilters Guild calendar 2018/2019
 
ACCUQUILT CLUB: If you own or are thinking about owning a die cutting system,
                 please join us @ Emmanuel Lutheran Church                                                                                               during GATHERING STITCHES on the last Saturday of the month @ 10 a.m. 
                AccuQuilt Homepagehttps://www. accuquilt.com/
                Free AccuQuilt Patterns: https ://www.accuquilt.com/shop/ patterns/free-quilt-patterns. html

                PROMOTIONAL CODE: GUILD2017






                     QUILTS OF VALOR      &   BLUE STAR MOTHERS

                    BLOCK OF THE MONTH    click here
   


April 2018  

Apr  19           Philippa Naylor
                    We are so excited to have Philippa visit with us. Philippa lives in the UK and she was                     the recent winner of Best of Show in the Birmingham quilt show. 
                    Also, she just won the Superior Threads Master Award for
                    Thread Artistry for her quilt “Wearable Art” in the Houston quilt show. 
                    Website: www.philippanaylor.com
 April 20 – 21 – Two day class – Machine Applique Masterclass - $70   click here
                    9:30 - 4:30pm Emmanuel Lutheran

 April 23 – Trapunto and Corded Trapunto - $35               click here
                    9:30 - 4:30pm Emmanuel Lutheran

 April 24 – Finishing Techniques - $35                                click here
                    9:30 - 4:30pm Emmanuel Lutheran

April 28        GATHERING STITCHES   10am Emmanuel Lutheran
                    ACCUQUILT CLUB            10am Emmanuel Lutheran

Our Program Chair is busy contacting teachers for 2018 (and beyond).
When she knows, then you will know……and the news will be announced here and in the newsletter.

TEACHER REQUESTS
​When you filled out your membership application in the spring, many of you also indicated quilt teachers that you would like to see lecture and teach for our guild.                                                                                     These requests were all passed along to me and I wanted to let you know the status on most of your requests.

Barbara Brackman is no longer teaching for quilt guilds.
Bonnie Hunter is booked through 2018 and is not currently taking booking beyond that date.
Caryl Bryer Fallert is not teaching for guilds.
Angela Walters came to teach for our guild in 2016.
Edyta Sitar was contacted by email with a request but she did not respond.
Gwen Marston is no longer teaching for individual guilds.
Kathy Sandbach died in 2012.
Kim Deihl is not taking new teaching engagements.
Susan Carlson came to teach for our guild in 2016.
Mark Lipinski class and lecture cost is not economical for our guild..
Vicki Bellino does teach classes.

Machine Quilting/Free Motion Quilting – Cindy Needham and Sharon Schamber will each offer a machine quilting
class.


I just thought you should would want to know that I do pay attention to your input.  
Feel free to send me your ideas at any time. 
  We’ve got some pretty exciting things coming up
Check on the SHOW tab (left margin) for the quilt show rules, entry form and category definitions