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2024 May Shae Vaughn Antique Quilt History, Show and Tell, Stash Buster Bag Workshop

In this lecture, Shae gave an overview of quilt history with a focus on how quilts fit into larger historical events and eras. With quilts spanning from the early 19th to mid-20th century, this presentation highlighted key changes in quilts over the decades, in color, pattern, technique, etc. while also fitting these changes into the […]

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2024 April 3 speakers from 3 local quilt shops

Our speakers Jill Twiss-McFadden of Quilted Memories in Montague, Kelly Kindt of Pressing Matters in Holland and Elizabeth Johnson of Birtles Fabrics of Zeeland. What did we learn from these 3 shop owners? Jill from quilted Memories learned to quilt from her Grandmother and from 4H. The name of her store came from a conversation

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2024 March Library Quilt Hop, Grand Haven Loutit District Library

These are the quilts that are in the library. Click on an image to enalrge. Marcia demonstrated hand quilting twice a week Elizabeth and Leslie talked about rescuing antique and vintage quilts They brought several of their rescued quilts, and also helped a few other people identify their quilts. Laura gave a talk on the

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2024 March Dr. susan Kruszynski Presentation

          of Quilting Fabrics in Time ART QUILTS MADE EASY –evening presentation     includes a hands-on project for everyone. CREATING ART QUILT CARDS –day time class – see blog below     We are pleased to have Dr. Susan Kruszynski, a member of LQG, as our speaker in March.  She is an award-winning art quilt designer, gallery

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