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March 14, 2018 – Goshen Fire Company


Upcoming Programs

March 14, 2018 – Lisa Calle – A Trunk Filled with Anything but Junk
Come spend a little time with Lisa Calle, the Bernina Ambassador and award winning quilter!  With her humor and down to earth attitude she will share with you her personal and professional journey of quilting.  Lisa will illustrate how she earned renowned success from her initial piece using a 3/8″ seam allowance, to her latest quilt that won awards at the Houston International Quilt Festival.  As you gain insight into Lisa’s amazing craft and her 3 step Divide and Design method, any doubts you might have regarding your own patience or talent for quilting will quickly disappear.  So, if you wonder whether or not you can quilt with pride, Lisa will give you the confidence and knowledge needed to start.  The world of quilting can be yours, too!

April 11, 2018 – Anne Loveless
Ann’s inspiration and designs come from nature and the beautiful lakes and woods of Northwest and Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Ann works from photographs and has developed three distinctive quilting techniques.

May 9, 2018 –Sarah Bond Lecture and Trunk Show:  Inspiration and Execution.  Putting Your Best Self into your Quiltmaking. Where do the best Quiltmakers get their ideas?  How does a quilter go from a novice to a master?  How can you take your craft to the next level?  Join us for a discussion  of these and other questions with Sarah Bond.
                          ALSOCCQG Annual Luncheon

June 6, 2018 – Ann Holte  AND Ways and Means Raffle Baskets

July 11, 2018 – Mark Sherman
Join Mark for this hilarious and inspirational look at what it’s like to be a man quilter. He will take you to guild meetings, quilt shows and more. Mark discusses how he became a quilter, what quilts he’s currently working on and where he’s going with all of his art in the future. This lecture includes showing you his quilts (not slides). This lecture promises you will have more fun than a barrel of “quilters”.

August 8, 2018 – Cindy Grisdela – Playing with Colors
Cindy Grisdela is an award-winning artist who’s happiest in her studio surrounded by piles of colorful fabrics. In this lecture and trunk show, she’ll use examples of her work over the last 25 years to take away some of the mystery about choosing colors effectively for your quilts. Not sure what colors “go” together? This is the lecture to reduce your stress about color!


Past Programs