Mariners Quilt Guild


Inaugural Kathy Ogden Memorial Scholarship

Kathy Ogden

Kathy Ogden

At the first meeting of November, Jacqueline introduced her fellow Mariners to the Kathy Ogden Memorial Scholarship, in memory of founding member Kathy Ogden who passed away last May. This year’s recipient is Anja.

Here’s part of what Jacqueline had to say about Kathy and the scholarship:

As you know, we started this year off missing one very fine lady.

Kathy Ogden was one of the original founding members of our guild. She found this meeting space and became our hostess, often greeting people Continue reading


Jeweled Diamonds in Houston

Tina's Jeweled Diamonds was the featured quilt at the International Quilt Festival this past weekend.

Tina’s Jeweled Diamonds was the featured quilt at the International Quilt Festival this past weekend.

This past week Tina has been at the International Quilt Festival in Houston where her quilt, Jeweled Diamonds, was featured as the show’s “signature” quilt. The quilt’s image has appeared in festival promotional materials, tote bags and T-shirts. Tina debuted Jeweled Diamonds at the Mariners quilt show in 2012. It’s also been in juried in AQS Paducah 2013 and the Canadian Quilter’s Association National Juried Show 2013. Continue reading