|Raintree Quilters Guild of Evansville, IN||
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, October 3, Daren Redman will present "No Rules, No Rulers, Life of a Quilter". Daren is a textile artist from Nashville, IN. She has been juried into the prestigious Quilt National twice, created 9 Governors Arts Awards for 2016 and is a juried Indiana Artisan.
Wednesday, November 7, Ann Lainhart will present "Hurrah for Geometrics". Ann is a contemporary traditionalist quilter. She bases much of her work on traditional quilt blocks, but uses modern fabrics, hand-dyes, border prints, and fussy-cutting giving her work a contemporary feel. She has exhibited in the Vermont Quilt Festival, the New England Imates shows and the East Coast Quilters Alliance.
Our new 2018-9 officers have lots of great ideas and plans in the works. Several more excellent teachers will give meeting lectures followed by classes the next day. Watch here for information as it becomes available.
Raintree's board of directors meets on the Tuesday that is 13 days after the Raintree General meeting. Dates, times and locations are listed below.
October 16, McCullough, Meeting Rm., 5:30 pm
November 27, McCullough, Meeting Rm., 5:30 pm
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:
10/4/18 Daren Redman, Indigo/Itajime Dyeing
11/8-10/18 Ann Lainhart,
11/8 Color-shift Bargello
11/9 Fussy Cust Mariner's Compass
11/10 Strip Pieced Chinese Lantern
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. Check back here as plans develop.