2018 Calendar Program

2018 Calendar Program

Please scroll down to the end to see those who wanted to show their complete calendar block collections.

Program Co-chair Holly P and friends with all of Holly's block from the program

November and December Finishers

October block Finishers

August block Finishers

July block Finishers

June Block Finishers

May 8 Block Finishers

April 10 Finishers of the April Blocks

March 13 Finishers of the March Blocks

February 13 - Finishers of the January and February Blocks

Working on the March Block with Louise S

January - getting started!

This year our Monthly Program is planned to be a wall hanging calendar that has decorative panel using hook & loop tape to change each month. The calendar that hangs in the pocket below the panel will be given to each member. The first project is the Calendar Holder Background and is available to work on now or anytime. An alternative choice can be that each month the block or blocks made could become a quilt top that represents all the seasons or another project style for your blocks. 

Each month a choice of two blocks is presented. One is a Traditional pieced block and the other is a Foundation Paper-pieced Block. You may do either block or both. The list for fabrics and cutting will be given at the meeting preceding the block. For January we are planning for the January block and the February. Then in February we will present the March block, etc. If you bring your pieces you should have plenty of sewing time during the meeting to make good progress. At 1 pm each time a drawing for a random prize is to encourage you to stay and sew will us.

A few times throughout the year we will have guests speakers/teachers from out local quilt shops an community. Please stay tuned for some of these extra events.

Calendar Holder Background

Materials Needed
1 1/8 yards main fabric
1/2 yard backing
4” x 15” Peltex by Pellon (optional)
1/2 yard twill tape or grosgrain ribbon
18” x 31” batting
13 1/2” Hook and Loop tape
Cutting Instructions 

Main Fabric:
Three 2 1/2” selvage to selvage strips.
One 28” x 15” rectangle.
One 15” square.
Backing Fabric:
One 18” x 31” rectangle
One 6” x 13” rectangle

For complete instructions please contact Holly P at holika1313@gmail.com to receive the instructions via email in pdf format.

 Holly P

 Ruth P

 Claudia S

 Shelly M

 Bernadette H

 Cindy G

 Nancy F

 Marilyn G

 Kristi K

 Carol A

Congratulations on all the fun choices you all made!

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