Mariners Quilt Guild

Heather Stewart Inspires

At our April 13 meeting we were lucky to have Heather Stewart present some of her work for us.   Members who were able to participate in Heather’s colour workshop on Sunday all raved about the session and promised to bring sample colour studies to future meetings. Continue reading

Learning and Sharing

There was a small but enthusiastic group at our meeting on March 23, 2015.  The  meeting started with a book sale where people were able to get some amazing deals on useful resources.  It gave Pat a chance to find a new home for some less borrowed album while raising a few dollars for new items.  This week’s show-and-share gave people a chance to show finished projects including a variety of samples from our snow dyeing from last meeting. People had some very different results from their experimentation. Continue reading

Snow Dyeing

At our meeting on March 9, 2015, Mariners’ members found more colourful inspiration.

Our evening started with a brief meeting then some lovely Show and Share projects from our members.  One theme that emerged this evening was the challenge of using fabrics collected in a variety of fun ways – from gifts, donations and previous projects. Continue reading