Piecing Curves Workshop by Cassandra Beaver

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Cassandra Beaver of The (not so)Dramatic Life will be doing a workshop on Piecing Curves.

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August Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The August Guild Meeting will be in person at New Life Church at 6:30pm and will feature our Quilt Divas, which are guild members who are going to share some knowledge with our whole guild.

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October Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Cassandra Beaver of The (not so)Dramatic Life. She will be doing a lecture titled “The whole is Greater than the sum of its parts”, and a workshop the following Saturday on Piecing Curves.

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In-Town Retreat (August)

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The In-Town Retreat is a retreat located in Columbus over a weekend. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only. Pricing for our In-Town Retreat this August is $25 and covers the entire weekend.

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Franklin County Fair

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Located in the heart of Hilliard, Ohio, the Franklin County Fairgrounds has been home to the Franklin County Fair for more than 100 years and also hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year, from car shows to craft shows and 5k races to harness racing. More importantly, there are a good number of beautiful quilts shown and judged.

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Flower Seeds by Artelas Quilt

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Imagine a curvy design made entirely from fabric squares and rectangles! Some say it’s like Cathedral Windows by machine … and while the motif is similar, the process is completely different and new. Advanced beginners and more experienced quiltmakers alike will delight in how easily these curves appear – a result of strategic fabric manipulation, of course. The magic is in the blocks running right down the middle, set off with a double border in this 42” x 14” piece. Finish as table runner or wallhanging perfect for spots the typical square just won’t work.

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July Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The July meeting will be in person at New Life Church at 6:30pm. Our speaker will be Nelly Vilekis of Artelas Quilts. She will be speaking on Nature Quilts.

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June Annual Picnic and Trunk Sale

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Our June Guild Meeting will be in-person and features a “Trunk” sale (garage sale out of your car’s trunk) and catered hot dog roast in the lower parking lot at New Life Church. Cost of being an open trunk will be TBD, payable to the guild. You will keep the proceeds from anything you sell.

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Fall Retreat (2023)

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The Fall Retreat is an out-of-town, weekend retreat that takes place at the Berlin Resort. We schedule our out-of-town retreats to correspond to local activities in the Amish community in and around Berlin, Ohio. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only.

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Fall Retreat

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The Fall Retreat is an out-of-town, weekend retreat that takes place at the Berlin Resort. We schedule our out-of-town retreats to correspond to local activities in the Amish community in and around Berlin, Ohio. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only.

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Spring Retreat (2023)

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The Spring Retreat is an out-of-town, weekend retreat that takes place at the Berlin Resort. We schedule our out-of-town retreats to correspond to local activities in the Amish community in and around Berlin, Ohio. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only.

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May Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

This month’s speaker is Sandy Fitzpatrick of Hissyfitz Designs. Sandy focuses on fun appliqué, that puts a smile on your face. She will be doing a lecture titled “Why didn’t I think of that?”.  She will speak to us on different tips, tricks, and shortcuts to make your sewing and quilting easier and more enjoyable. She will show us how to sew a sleeve to your quilt quickly and easily, tricks to add dimension to your quilts, and organizational tips.

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In-Town Retreat (June)

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The In-Town Retreat is a retreat located in Columbus over a weekend. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only. Pricing for our In-Town Retreat this June is $25 and covers the entire weekend.

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July Social Sew

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Bring your projects and make some great headway while having fun, sewing with like-minded friends.

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June Social Sew

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Bring your projects and make some great headway while having fun, sewing with like-minded friends.

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May Social Sew

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Bring your projects and make some great headway while having fun, sewing with like-minded friends.

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Wayward Transparency Workshop

By Jennifer Chiappisi

In April we will have our first workshop of 2022!!! This will be a two day workshop from Yvonne Fuchs out of Hawaii. She will be teaching her Wayward Transparency Workshop. The workshop dates will be Saturday 4/30 and Sunday 5/1 from 1:30pm – 4:30pm.

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Quilt Show

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Our 2022 Quilt Show will be on September 27, 2022 from 6-8pm at New Life Church in Gahanna. Entry rules and logistics will be similar to what we put together in 2018. There will be no admission fee, The entry fee for each quilt entry from members will be $5.00, and there will be a limit of three entries per member.

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Spring Retreat

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The Spring Retreat is an out-of-town, weekend retreat that takes place at the Berlin Resort. We schedule our out-of-town retreats to correspond to local activities in the Amish community in and around Berlin, Ohio. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only.

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In-Town Retreat (April)

By Jennifer Chiappisi

weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only. Pricing for our In-Town Retreat is $35 and covers the entire weekend.

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April Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

For the April Meeting, via Zoom, we will host Yvonne Fuchs, Quilting Jetgirl, and hear her discuss transparency quilts.Transparency quilts are a favorite design technique, and Yvonne will talk about what inspires her to design using the technique and how to approach fabric selection when you are working with or wanting to make a transparency quilt.

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March Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

For the March meeting, we will be meeting via Zoom. More details will be coming.

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February Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

For the February meeting, via Zoom, we will host local quilt shop Quilt Beginnings’ owner Cathy Daum and her daughter, Caity, and hear how the pandemic affected their business.

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March Social Sew

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Bring your projects and make some great headway while having fun, sewing with like-minded friends.

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April Social Sew

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Social sews are 9:30 am until 3:30 pm. Bring a project, visit socially and pack a lunch or grab fast food nearby. Parking is close to the door, ramps available for sewing machine transport.

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February Social Sew

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Bring a project, visit socially and pack a lunch or grab fast food nearby.Parking is close to the door, ramps available for sewing machine transport.

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January Guild Meeting

By Jennifer Chiappisi

For the January meeting, via Zoom, we will have a short business meeting, and approval of the 2022 budget.After that, we will be breaking into small groups to discuss a myriad of quilt topics.

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2022 Birthday Swaps Registration Due

By Jennifer Chiappisi

Registration for the 2022 Birthday Swaps is open through December 30th. Guidelines remain the same. For more information on Birthday Swaps, please check out the details on our Unsewn Swaps page.

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In-Town Retreat

By Jennifer Chiappisi

The In-Town Retreat is a retreat located in Columbus over a weekend. It is a super fun weekend, full of sewing and fellowship! This retreat is open to members only.

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