Upcoming Guild Meeting – August 9, 2017

August 9 – Linda M. Poole

If you haven’t already done so, please pick up your membership card when you sign in!

Linda M. Poole lives in a beautiful region on the outskirts of the Pocono Mountains, in Milford, Pennsylvania, overlooking the Delaware River. She has taught throughout the United States and internationally, across Europe, Asia, and French Polynesia. She has developed a new approach to applique called Painted Applique. Her lecture will take us around the world with quilts.


Workshop Updates

  • August 8, 2017 – Linda Poole – Little Bird Painting Workshop.    No sewing machines needed for this workshop!
  • September 12, 2017 – Nancy Mahoney – Gumdrops
  • October 10 & 12, 2017 – Thomas Knauer – “The Meaning of Things:  The Importance of Quilts in an Era of Excess.”
  • November 7th – Melissa Sobotka – “Picture Perfect Applique”

If you would like to sign up for a workshop or need more information about workshops please see our Workshop Page



New Kids Quilt Committee News

We would like to thank the Kids Quilt Committee members for their dedication and generosity over the past 7+ years.  These ladies: Lorna Milano, Edith Shooster, Sally Wright, Linda Harris, Lin Buchta, Roni Connor, Judy Newby, Marilyn Holmstrom and Mary Ellen Carey have done a wonderful job and it is our hope to carry on this great tradition.

The new Committee consists of: Betty Campbell, Susan Kester, Jacki Frye, Barbara Hays, Janis Zeglen and several members of the Hearts to Hands Quilting Group at the Ridley Park Presbyterian Church.  The group will be meeting on the third Monday of each month for cutting, sewing and any other matters that need attention.

Calico Cutters members are welcome to join the group on the third Monday of each month beginning Monday, August 21st at:
Ridley Park Presbyterian Church
300 N. Swarthmore Avenue
Ridley Park, PA  19078
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

KIDS QUILTS WILL BE ON VACATION IN JULY and resume collections in August!