March Quilt Guild Meeting

Join us on Monday, March 21, 2022 at 7 p.m. for our next guild meeting. The program, “An Introduction to Judy Niemeyer Quilting” will be given by Donna Mather. She will present a trunk show of her amazing collection of breathtaking Judy Niemeyer quilts. Donna will include some of the techniques used in a presentation to inspire quilters from beginners to advanced to create their own heirloom quilts using the Judy Niemeyer Foundation Paper Piecing method.

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QUILT SHOW “It’s All About Love” on April 28 & 29

The Country Crossroads Quilt Guild, will be putting on a fabulous quilt show on April 29th & 30th. We’ve had to postpone it the past two years due to Covid which only means that it will be even better than ever this year!!!
Our members have been creating some gorgeous quilts for the show, as well as creating some beautiful items to sell in the boutique. And your ticket to the show will automatically enter you in the drawing for a chance to win the stunning raffle quilt shown in the picture below. Additional raffle tickets are also for sale at $1 each or 6 for $5.
So please mark your calendars now for April 29th & 30th. Our quilt show “All About Love” will be held in Oregon, IL, at the Rock River Center. Only $5 entrance fee and with that, you get a raffle ticket for our Beautiful Raffle Quilt. Hope to see you there!!

January Quilt Guild Meeting

Join us on Monday, January 17, 2022 at 7 p.m. for our next guild meeting. The program is Every quilt has a story behind it–why you made it, who it was made by or for, etc. Wouldn’t it be something if in 100 years someone discovers a quilt with your name on it? At our January program, Ruth Whitney and Carol Bellows will be sharing many ideas and suggestions for quilt labels.

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March Guild Meeting

Our guild meeting & all activities scheduled for Monday, March 16 have been CANCELED due to concerns of the coronavirus. We will revisit the situation in April.

Join us for our next guild meeting on March 16 at 7 pm. The program, “My Favorite 3-D’s: Dresden’s Diamonds & Drunkards Paths” will be presented by Lori Dickman of Rockford IL. A trunk show features over 30 of Lori’s quilt designs with styles that will cover every quilter’s favorites: from traditional to applique to modern and everything in between! In this lecture, Lori will inspire you to pick up those template rulers and have fun designing and piecing fabulous quilts! Quilting templates have always been Lori’s “go-to” tools for piecing fast and fun quilts. The Diamond, Dresden & Drunkards’ Path templates are versatile tools which she has used to create literally dozens of different designs in quilts, accessories & wearable art!