- Monthly Charitable Gifts – West Chester Food Cupboard food donations
- Block of the Month – White stars on blue or red background
- Fat Quarter – Stars
Speaker – Melissa Averinos
Melissa Averinos paints, makes quilts, designs fabric, and writes craft books. She won a Judge’s Choice Award at QuiltCon 2015 for her quilt ‘face #1’ and won Best In Show at QuiltCon 2016 for her quilt ‘My Brother’s Jeans’. Melissa loves Atomic Fireballs, pie, unicorns, rust, gardening, yoga, thrift shopping, sad songs and summertime. Melissa is an imperfectionist, a hugger and a good listener. She lives on Cape Cod with her Adorable Husband Stuart and their two golden retrievers.
You can read more about Melissa by visiting her website: www.MelissaAverinos.com
August 9 – Linda Poole
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.
You can read more about Linda by visiting her website: www.lindampoole.com