Thursday, March 31, 2011

April Meeting

Purple Tulips - this photo is from

I am impatiently waiting for spring and now wished I had taken the time to plant more

tulip bulbs last fall. You can never have too many.

APRIL MEETING: Mark your calender for April 11 at 7:00pm at the REC meeting room.

The meeting will start promptly with a guest speaker: Brenda Weed from Bedford, IA who will be bringing her antique quilts, patterns and stories to share with us. Guests are welcome.

Brenda offers quilt retreats at her home and has a blog at

Bring $10.00 for the club t-shirt if you ordered one. they are finished.

Show and Tell - bring your block of the month and other finished projects that are completed.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Red and White Quilts

New York City is the location of the American Folk Art Museum that currently has an exhibit of 650 American quilts that are all red and white. Take a peek at them at the following link from Martha Stewart's blog. Martha will also feature the exhibit on her television show on the Hallmark channel if you have cable. The quilts are all from the collection of Joanna Rose who wanted to celebrate her 80th birthday. This is the largest quilt exhibit ever held in New York City. Check out the quilts at this link:

Friday, March 4, 2011

Quilts of Valor Presentation

The three quilts completed by Clarke County Piecemaker's Red, White and Blue teams will be presented to local veterans on Wednesday, March 9 at 7:00 pm at the American Legion.
All members are invited to attend this celebration.