The next CQC meeting will feature Ami Simms, How NOT to make a prize winning Quilt, August 27, at the Clarion Inn, 755 Horizon Dr., Grand Junction CO. Visit Ami’s web at www.AmiSimms.com to see her works.
Ami will have you rolling in the aisles with her hilarious rendition of quilt mishaps. She will pass on some tips on what NOT to do! You'll see an assortment of quilts, from the very first to the more recent and Ami will pick them apart before your very eyes!
Topics covered include Cutting On Sewing Lines, “Mystery Batting,” Bedsheets For Backing, Pre-Washing is a Waste of Time, and the “Jam & Cram” Method of Binding Attachment.
Ami is also well known for starting the Alzheimer’s Quilt Initiative.
Members are free and guests $10. Business meeting at 10AM . Clarion Inn, 755 Horizon Dr., Grand Junction CO.
Class August 28--“Crumb Piecing”. Make patches out of those tiny scraps and turn them into a quilt. Think of piecing in a whole new way: random, serendipitous, asymmetrical, and experimental. Visit AmiSims.com for photos, supply list and details. $55 for members and $75 for non-members.
Pre-registration is required. Contact Mary Rush at 303-947-0250 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Membership for CQC is now only $12.50 for the rest of 2016. If you plan to take a class, joining will save you $$. You will get free admission to the next 3 meetings, discount class fees, access to fall retreat, an extensive library, a newsletter, etc. Join now so you don’t miss any of the fun.