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NOVEMBER 2017 (.pdf) * NOVEMBER 2017 (Word)

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Celebrate at Holiday Carry-In Dinner

     Carry-in Dinner!  YUYMMY, YUMMY, YUMMY! Don’t miss this meeting and all the great food. The Christmas Block Raffle winner will be drawn during the evening (See instructions, below).

      Prepare your favorite carry-in dish to share (don't worry is your favorite comes prepared from the drive-through or deli) and your drink.  The guild will provide plates and tableware. Be sure to mark your dish and serving utensils, in case you forget them in the excitement.

      NOTICE: The starting time is 6:30 p.m. for the December 12 meeting. 

                                                     We’ll all pray for NO SNOW.


Christmas Raffle Block

      In order to have your name in the drawing, you must sew two (2) blocks. Make two (2) more blocks, you can enter your name again.

      You may make more than four (4) blocks, if the spirit moves you, but you will not get more than two (2) chances to win.

 

Click Here To Download Instructions.

 


2018 PROGRAMS, SPEAKERS & WORKSHOPS

          Sign up for the next year’s workshops is underway. Look for your favorite workshop in the list and make your plans.

Click Here To Download 2018 Program Schedule


 Re'Treat' Yourself
 2018

 Retreat Information

 Registration Form

 Food Order Form

 Sally Kerr Scholarship

 What To Bring

 

 (Click Item To Print)

 


NEXT MEETING

6:30 P.M. (Note Special Time)

DECEMBER 12, 2017

Fairborn Senior Center

325 North Third Street

Fairborn, Ohio

VISITORS WELCOME
($10.00 Speaker Fee for Non-members)
Note Meetings are cancelled if the Fairborn Senior Center is closed.


2018 MEMBERSHIP DUES

Complete a Membership Form and mail with your $20.00 check to:

Miami Valley Quilters Guild

ATTN: Membership

PO BOX 340141

Beavercreek, OH  45434

Include SASE to Receive Receipt by mail

(Click Here for Membership Form)


Monday Sew-Ins: 11 a.m. to  5 p.m.

Fairborn Senior Center: $2.00 ($1 for Senior Center Members)

Lunch Available- $3.00 / Call Senior Center  @ 878-4141 Friday to Order

Contact: Janet Stohr - jstohr@att.net   


 

 

Congratulations,Cast & Crew

Horrible Happenings at the Winery

2017 Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre Fundraiser

 

 


 

MVQG RETREAT 2017

Aboard the USS K.I.S.S.

 

Photos by Kathy Shoults

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Click  here to view pictures from the 2016 Retreat.
More Retreat Pictures
Click here to view some action pictures from Retreat.
    


 If you know of a serviceman or woman (active or veteran), who has been touched by war, and you would like to request a Quilt of Valor for them, please go to www.qovf.org.  On the left side of the Home Page, click on "Request QOV".  Fill in the information to be contacted.


Childrens' Hospital Cinch Bag Instructions

LARGE  *  SMALL

Contact: Connie Combs - stingray1971@dslextreme.com


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2014 QUILT SHOW

          1.) Viewers' Choice                    2.) Volume 1                         3.) Volume 2

                                            4.) Volume 3                       5.) Volume 4


Quilts of Valor Featured on WDTN-TV

Click Here to View Clip Supplied by WDTN


  Quilts of Valor Enters 2nd Year: Click Here for Pictures


Kimon-Over: 2013 Retreat

Click Here for Photos by Barb Hartings


QUILTS:

Traditional, Innovative & Challenging

Thank you for support.

To View Quilt Show Photos

Use '2012 Quilt Show' Tab at Left

Congratulations to Henrietta McMillan, winner of the "Shadow of the Bear" raffle quilt and to the second place winner Samantha Dalton (Snowman Quilt)


Viewer's Choice Winners

The approximately 1,000 visitors to the quilt show had an opportunity to vote for their favorites in 10 categories the winners are pictured here...the Best of Show award was a tie.

Click Here for PowerPoint Show    Click Here for .pdf file


National Quilting Association

Features

Extreme Quilting with the Miami Valley Quilters

The Spring 2010 issue of The Quilting Quarterly, the journal of the National Quilting Association (NQA) includes a four-page "Chapter Report" feature of the Miami Valley Quilters' Guild's "Extreme Quilting" project of preparing quilts for the James Terpenning family of Beavercreek when they were the recipients of a new home in August 2009 as part of the ABC Television series "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition."  The article includes a narrative of the Guild's  efforts and three pages of Guild members at work on the seven quilts created in less than the week it took Ty Pennington and crew to construct the new home. The Quilting Quarterly is mailed to NQA members and is available at selected retail outlets.

CLICK HERE to read our account of the project and see "extreme quilting" in action.


See Photos from MAKING FACES with Maria Elkins

(Click Here)


A WORLD OF COLOR

Click Here for Photos from the 2009 Challenge

Miami Valley Quilters' Guild Challenge

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!

Sue DeSantis, Chair


George Siciliano Trunk Show & Workshops

Photos by Barb Hartings

(Click to View)


Miami Valley Quilters' Guild
P.O. Box 340141
Beavercreek, OH  45434
mrandmrsquilter@woh.rr.com


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An Ohio Quilt Guild for Quilters and Fabric Artists in Dayton and Southwest Ohio

Miami Valley Quilters' Guild

          The Miami Valley Quilters' Guild is more than just a club, we are a diverse group with more than 200 members from all areas of interest and all quilting skill levels. Members include quilters, collectors of quilts, quilting teachers, designers and those simply interested in the art and craft of quilting. Our members come from throughout the Miami Valley Region of Southwest Ohio – the Dayton/Springfield Metro area including suburbs and communities such as Huber Heights, Englewood, Tipp City, Vandalia, Kettering, Oakwood, Beavercreek, Xenia, Fairborn, and Yellow Springs in Montgomery, Clark, Greene, and Preble counties and beyond. Our members have varied interests: traditional quilts and fabric art - hand piecing and machine work - long-arm machine quilting, home machine quilting and, of course, hand quilting. 

           As do other quilt guilds, clubs, and groups in Ohio, the Miami Valley Quilters' Guild  provides quilters with education and instruction through classes and workshops; inspiration and growth through meetings featuring accomplished quilters, quilt designers, and quilting teachers; fellowship and support through meetings, retreats, shows, programs, our newsletter, and our website; and encouragement and recognition  through quilt shows, show-and-tell sessions, challenges, charitable activities, and other events. We join other Ohio quilt guilds in promoting the history and tradition of quilting and embrace all quilting techniques, styles, and methods. 

         The Miami Valley Quilters' Guild proudly presents recent examples of quilting by its members in a biennial quilt show.  One of the best quilt shows in Ohio, the show is held in May even-numbered years at the Greene County Fairgrounds in Xenia. 

          We meet at 7:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at the Fairborn Senior Center, 325 North Third Street, Fairborn, Ohio.  Annual dues of $20 includes attendance at meetings, access to our monthly newsletter, electronic services through our website and e-mail lists, reduced fees for classes and workshops, library privileges, eligibility for our annual retreat, exhibiting your quilts in our biennial membership shows, and much more, particularly the fellowship of fellow quilters. Visitors are welcome to attend meetings.  There is a $10.00 fee for non-members at programs featuring professional speakers. 

E-mail us at mrandmrsquilter@woh.rr.com and follow us on Facebook: Miami Valley Quilters Guild


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