Smoky Mountain Quilters Guild

of Western North Carolina

Calendar

Location Codes:

    COWEE    Meet in CAFETERIA. Cowee School Arts and Heritage Center, 51 Cowee School Dr, Franklin, NC 28734.   http://www.coweeschool.org

      SHLC         Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 749 NC 107, Sylva, NC 28779   

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February 1, 2023  Wednesday 10am-11 at COWEE.  Quilt Celebration Organization Meeting. Organizational Meeting for The Cowee Valley Quilt and Fiber Celebration May 2023. Come to our organizational meeting to see where you can be creative and what kind of skills you can offer! 

February 13, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Lecture by Nancy Sapin, “Applique Made Easy”.  Please bring your Show and Tell.  BOM Hourglass Border, page 7-8.

February 20, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP and QOV Workshop.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your Sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

March 13, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Do you know the difference in foundation paper piecing and English paper piecing? Chris Stephenson and Susan Roper will explain the difference with demos and a trunk show.  Please bring your Show and Tell. BOM Quarter Square Triangle Border, page 9.

March 14, 2023 Tuesday 9:30am at COWEEPaper Piecing workshop with Susan Roper.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

March 20, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP. Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

March 27, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  WORKSHOP.  Learn the art of English Paper Piecing, hosted by Chris Stephenson.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your hand sewing tools, your lunch and a drink. 

March 29, 2023 Wednesday 9:30am at SHLC, SYLVA.  QOV Workshop.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your Sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. 

April 10, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Program on various forms of Applique by guild members. BOM Stars Border, page 10-11. Please bring your Show and Tell. 

April 17, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP and QOV Workshop.        Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach. 

April 24. 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Workshop: Applique your way. Try various forms of applique. Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing tools, your lunch and a drink. 

May 8, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Please bring your Show and Tell.  Cindy Williams Trunk Show on Feathered Stars. BOM feathered star or applique, pages 13-20.

May 15, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP. Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.  Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

May 22, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Feathered Star WORKSHOP with Cindy Williams.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am. Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink

May 31, 2023 Wednesday 9:30am at SHLC, SYLVA.  QOV Workshop.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your Sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. 

June 12, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Summer Picnic.  Please bring your Show and Tell.  BOM putting it together, Page 21.

June 19, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP and QOV Workshop.        Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am. Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

June 26, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Putting it All Together WORKSHOP with Cindy Williams.  Putting your Border of the Month quilt all together. Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink.

July 10, 2023  Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Please bring your Show and Tell.

July 17, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP. Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

July 26, 2023 Wednesday 9:30am at SHLC, SYLVA.  QOV Workshop.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your Sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. 

August 14, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Pat Skiles presents a Zoom Lecture, “Use it Up, You Paid for It”.  Please bring your Show and Tell.   

August 21, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP and QOV Workshop.    Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

September 11, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Please bring your Show and Tell.  ANNUAL YARD SALE – Clean out your sewing room, bring unwanted items, grab a table, and sell (and shop).

September 18, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP. Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.  

September 27, 2023 Wednesday 9:30am at SHLC, SYLVA.  QOV Workshop.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your Sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. 

October 9, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Monthly Guild Meeting.  Robin Ruth presents a Zoom Lecture, “Modern Mariners Compass”, using her unique mariners compass rulers.

October 16, 2023 Monday 9:30am at COWEE.  Community Day WORKSHOP and QOV Workshop.  Doors open at 9:30am, workshop starts at 10am.  Bring your sewing machine and tools, your lunch and a drink. Work on your Comfort blocks, baby quilts, bags for festivals, QOVs – anything you are doing for the guild’s outreach.