SQUAMISH QUILTERS GUILD

This is the quilt that was donated for the hospital drivers’ recent “Drive for Cancer” fundraiser

The quilt raffled at the September 2016 Brackendale Fall Fair was won by Eleanor B
eleanor-bowcock

Squamish Guild Members please note: For September 2016 ONLY, sew day and meeting evening has been moved. We will be meeting on Wednesday 14th September 2016.

The Squamish Quilters Guild endeavours to provide an environment that will foster, nurture, develop and promote the Art of Quilting among its members and throughout the community. The Guild shall aim to create an atmosphere that promotes the concept of learning, laughing, caring and sharing.


squamishquilters@gmail.com


The quilters of the Squamish Quilters Guild donated this quilt to the Squamish Hospital (located just to the left of the Admitting desk at the main entrance)

Quilt for Hospital

plaque

 

The quilt “donation” for the September 2015 Brackendale Fall Fair was won by Emily S. of Squamish, BC

fall fair winner

Thank you to Wendy W. and Karen C. for the time and effort for organizing the Squamish Quilt Guild’s booth with the quilt displays, and another huge ‘Thank You’ to all the Squamish Quilt Guild members who gave of their time to ‘man’ the booth and to the Guild members (and their husbands & friends) who helped to set up and take down the booth.

The Guild shares its efforts with the communities within the Squamish Valley by way of contributing bed quilts and wall-hanging quilts to a variety of local services, including Sea to Sky Community Services, Victim Services, Women’s Centre, Howe Sound Women’s Centre, Brightbill House, and Hilltop Seniors Residence.

The Squamish Quilters Guild is a member of the Canadian Quilters Association (CQA).

12 thoughts on “SQUAMISH QUILTERS GUILD

  1. Anonymous

    welcome to 2016 and into another good year of quilting, community quilts are accumulating and we will be organizing to give more away in 2016 to community emergency services and the women’s center to give out as needed, Arlene and I delivered 30 preemie quilts to lions gate hospital on Jan 26 and Karen F took some to our Squamish hospital, kits have been put together with cordinating fabrics and will be available to take home and put together for community quilts, the New year;s baby also received a quilt which was well received,
    Happy quilting to all and see you at meeting,
    Nancy Moore

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  2. Karen Fecho

    Thank you to all the guild members for a fantastic year. It has been fun. Looking forward to seeing you in September. Let’s keep the creativity alive! Have a great summer!

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  3. Karen Fecho

    All I’m going to say is: Thank You Cory! You have done an outstanding job And I appreciate it!

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  4. karen fecho

    I would like to extend a big thank you to Greta Tapp and her daughter Karen for the donation of fabric and notions to our quilt guild. Bless you.

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  5. karen fecho

    I would like to extend a big thank you to Greta Tapp and her daughter Karen for the donation of fabric an
    d notions to our quilt guild. Bless you.

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  6. Anonymous

    thanks to Phyllis for doing such a great job with the origami tree, look forward to seeing some finished ones next meeting,
    Nancy

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  7. Anonymous

    Thanks for contacting us Carrie. We are in the process of setting up some classes. We look forward to meeting you and creating some fun new quilts.. Watch the website and newspaper for November class. Karen F. (president SQG)

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  8. Carrie

    My mother was a wonderful quilter, but never got a chance to teach me. I’ve always wanted to learn and absolutely love quilts – is there someone in your group who would be willing to give beginner lessons? If so, can you please contact me at chase8678@shaw.ca? Thank you!

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