|Raintree Quilters Guild of Evansville, IN||
2019 Quilt Show
Friday, September 20 and Saturday, September 21 at Old National Bank Events Plaza Exhibit Hall (the first exhibit room next to the parking lot!)
Guild meetings are held in the SWIRCA Ivy Room on the 1st Wednesdays at 6:30 pm. EXCEPTIONS: December and June Dinner meetings start at 6:00 pm.
Wednesday, January 2, Karen Hampton will speak on "Creative Exploration of Fiber and Fabric". Karen is an artist and Graphic Designer from Evansville, Indiana and a member of Raintree Quilters Guild. She makes beautiful quilts and art quilts.
Wednesday, February 6, Coleen Merte, of Clarkston, MI will give a trunk show entitled "Transitioning from Traditional to Modern Quilts". Her presentation will be followed by Traveling Teacher classes she will be teaching the next three days.
Wednesday, March 6, Judy Schwender, a retired curator from the AQS Quilt Museum in Paducah, KY will give a presentation titled "Let's Timeline Your Quilt".
Wednesday, April 3, an AQS Museum Presentation called "Contemporary Quilts and Quiltmaking", hosted by Linda Bohlen.
Wednesday, May 1, Heather Givans of Crimson Tate of Indianapolis, IN will present "Finding Your Unique Voice: Artistry in Quilting".
Wednesday, June 5, Installation of Officers and Dinner
Wednesday, July 3, Jackie Brinkmann, Carole Douglas, and Melody Frizzi will lead the "Christmas in July" presentation.
2019 Quilt Show Committee Meetings
The Quilt Show Committee Meetings are held at 6:00 pm. Dates and locations are shown below.
Tuesday, January 22, 6pm, Central Library Lg Group Rm
Thursday, February 28, 6pm, McCullough Library
Thursday, Marcy 28, 6pm, Oaklyn Library
Traveling Teacher classes are open to the public but advance registration is required. Use the green button above for more information on Traveling Teacher Classes. The schedule of classes is below:
2/7-9/19 Coleen Merte,
2/7/19 "Pink Grapefruit"
2/8/19 Wool Applique w/ Embellishments
5/2/19 Heather Givans
5/2/19 "Succulent Garden
Workshops are available to Raintree members and are usually taught by members who are expert in class subjects.
3/9, Jelly Roll Rug workshop
Westminster Church, 3027 Mt. Vernon Avenue
2019 Board Meetings
In general, Raintree's board of directors meets on the Tuesday that is 13 days after the Raintree General meeting. Occasionally different dates are chosen to work around holidays or other events. Meetings start at 6:00 pm. Dates, and locations are listed below.
Tuesday, January 15, McCullough Library
Tuesday, February 19, Central Library Large Grp Rm
Tuesday, March 19, Central Library Large Grp Rm
Tuesday, April 16, McCullough Library