Fantastic Quilters finish America a Beautiful Quilts

January 28, 2015 - Picnic Time

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Members of a FFG Fantastic Quilt Guild applaud execution of their particular “America The Beautiful Quilts” during a specialty coverlet uncover in Nov., 2014. A tiny preference of a quilts is manifest in a background.

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 10:55 am

Fantastic Quilters finish America a Beautiful Quilts

By Linda A. Reiss, Sun contributor

Crossville Chronicle

America The Beautiful … everybody knows this dear nationalistic song. In reverence to a many images of a nation distinguished in a lyrics, 28 members of a FFG Fantastic Quilt Guild recently finished bed-size quilts to arrangement a beauty of that we sing.

In late 2012, Kathi Krambeck, guild member, brought a guild’s courtesy to a America The Beautiful settlement published by McCall’s Quilting magazine. She challenged Guild members to join her and emanate their possess America The Beautiful quilts. Thus a start of an roughly dual year process, commencement with settlement and fabric merger and stability by to appurtenance and/or hand-quilting and binding. Krambeck’s moving care and training guided a routine from a start to completion.

Although members began with a settlement supposing by McCall’s, their particular approaches to a plan were clear from a beginning. Choice of fabrics, additional embellishments, focus of elaboration and layering of materials, minister to a accumulation among and aberration of any finished quilt.

Krambeck also orderly a display of a quilts during a November, 2014 Guild meeting, where she paid reverence to any quilter with a specifically designed endowment badge and personal comments of congratulations. 

Summer is cruise time! Members of a Fairfield Glade Fantastic Quilt Guild are removing prepared to suffer good food, brotherhood and fun during a potluck cruise on Friday, Jul 18, during 10:30 a.m. during a FFGUMC Pavilion (directly behind and opposite a parking lot from a Fellowship Hall). Lunch will embark during 11 a.m. followed by a brief business meeting, an ominous program, Show and Tell, and a ever renouned Fat Quarter drawing. All indispensable plates, napkins, and silverware will be supposing by your Guild though members are asked to move a portion mechanism to use with a plate they are contributing.

The module for a Jul 18 cruise will underline crafty make-and-take equipment including Take-Along-Placemats, Casserole Covers, and a Beach Bag. The Fat Quarter “color” for a month is Beach Themed prints.

The Fantastic Quilt Guild of Fairfield Glade is an open village of women who pursue their adore of a art by member education, village service/outreach, and amicable camaraderie. Guests are always acquire and speedy to get proficient with a Guild and a many activities. For some-more information on a Fantastic Quilt Guild, or a monthly meetings, greatfully hit Guild Co-Presidents, Bunny Gowell during 707-0094, or Barbara Patterson during 707-9747.

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