Events

Meetings, Workshops and Events

Meetings are generally held on the first Tuesday of each month, September - June at:
Beth Shalom Congregation, 3750 E. 3rd Street, Bloomington, Indiana 47401

Next meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 
6:00 pm Doors Open   •   6:30 pm Show and Tell  •  7:00 pm Program

2018-19 Meetings, Workshops & Events
We're beginning to roll out programs and workshops for the next "quilt year."

DATE

SPEAKER

PROGRAM / WORKSHOP / EVENT

Sept. 4, 2018
September Meeting

Opening Meeting

No program. Find out what's happening in our 2018-19 year.

Oct. 2, 2018
October Meeting

David Taylor
Website: DavidTaylorQuilts.com

Contemporary Quilting Lecture

October 3, 2018
Wednesday Workshop

David Taylor

Pictorial Hand Appliqué 
9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monroe County Convention Center 
Registration opens June 5 at our meeting. 

Oct 25-28, 2018
Fall Retreat

 

 Fall Retreat at Clifty Falls State Park, Madison, Indiana.

 

2017-18 Meetings, Workshops & Events

DATE

SPEAKER

PROGRAM / WORKSHOP / EVENT

Sept. 5, 2017
September Meeting

Opening Meeting

No program. Find out what's happening this year.

Oct. 3, 2017
October Meeting

Kathleen Tracy of Country Lane Quilts
Website: CountryLaneQuilts.com

A Small History of Quilting
Books and patterns available for purchase after trunk show.

Oct. 26-29, 2017
Fall Retreat

 

Fall Retreat at Clifty Falls State Park, Madison, Indiana.

Nov. 7, 2017
November Meeting

Lisa Binkley
Website: LisaBinkley.com  /  Instagram  /  Facebook

Continuous Threads
Trunk show

Nov. 8, 2017
Wednesday Workshop

Lisa Binkley

Bead & Button Embellishment: Simple to Spectacular
(Proceeded by an introduction to bead embroidery techniques).

Nov. 10-11, 2017
Quilt Show

Our fabulous quilt show at the Monroe County Convention Center.

Quilts from the Heartland Show

Dec. 5, 2017
December Meeting

 

No program. Come for the potluck dinner and enjoy good food and quilt friends!

Jan. 2, 2018
January Meeting

Lisa Dodson and Susie Goodman 
Website: SAQA.com

The latest Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) trunk show 

Jan. 18-21, 2018
Winter Retreat

 

Spring Mill Winter Retreat

Feb. 6, 2018
February Meeting

Suzi Parron
Website: BarnQuiltInfo.com

A fascinating look into part of our quilting heritage. Following the Barn Quilt Trail was featured in the American Patchwork and Quilting's April issue in the 25 best new products section. 

Feb. 27, 2018
"March" Meeting

Linda Hahn, IHQS
Website: FrogHollowDesigns.com
IHQS website: IHQS.org

New York Beauty State of Mind

April 3, 2018
April Meeting

Michele Hellmann

English Paper Piecing: Not Just Hexagons
Trunk Show

Apr. 4, 2018
Wednesday Workshop

Michele Hellmann

English Paper Piecing Workshop:
Tips and techniques for this popular hand piecing method.

May 1, 2018
May Meeting

Catherine Redford
Bernina Ambassador and Quilting Arts TV contributor
Website:  CatherineRedford.com
Instagram  / Facebook

Lessons Learned While Quilting

May 2, 2018
Wednesday Workshop

Catherine Redford

Workshop:  
Learn more about using your walking foot to create modern grids, matchstick effects and spirals.

June 5, 2018
June Meeting

Closing Meeting

It’s our end-of-the-year potluck with food, friends, awards, and of course, our challenge quilt winners! We'll pick a winner of this year's Scrappy Bear Paw raffle quilt.

 

CroppedWendyFlowerBasket desSNickels"Flower Basket" by Wendy Hodina, quilted by Jane Pitt, from a workshop given by the designer, Sue Nickels.