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Workshop Locations:   O’Fallon Township Building   O’Fallon Public Safety Building
                                   801 E State Street                   285 N Seven Hills Road
                                   O’Fallon, IL 62269                 O’Fallon, IL 62269
Workshop Fees:     Guild Member Taught  - $25 members/ $35 non-members
                             Full Day Workshop (9am-3pm) - $45 members/ $55 non-members
                            Half Day Workshop (6pm-9pm) - $30 members/ $40 non-members


  October 2017

October 1 -  Crazy Quilt Club, Time: 2:00pm 

October 7, Sat - Workshop: Back Basting Applique Heather Mantz.
                     Fee -$25.  *Kit available $12 in class.                          
                     Time - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm     Location - Public Safety Building. 
                     Supply List : 
                                                    10” square background  
                                                     2 contrasting pumpkin colors 8 square each*
                                                     Green scrap 4.5” square*
                                                     Brown scrap 2.5”square*
                                                     Green embroidery thread for tendrils*
                                                     Applique thread to match all colors
                                                                        (ex. 100 wt. silk or 80 wt. cotton)
                                                     Applique pins
                                                     Contrasting basting thread
                                                     White water soluable marking pen
                                                     Dark non-permanent marking pen
                                                     Small applique/embroidery scissors;
                                                     Small fabric scissors  
                          **Milliner’s needle and embroidery needle will be provided 

October 10 – Guild Meeting  - Lecture - “How to Sell Quilty Items Online”,
                         Heather Mantz

                         Time 6:30 pm Social / 7:00 pm 

October 17 - Quilt Club   Time -7pm – 9pm  Location - O’Fallon Township Building 
                         Gift Ideas Sewing Tool Caddies
                         We will have demonstrations from Margie Tebbe, Cheryl Camp and                             others on how to make various tool organization projects.

                         Great gift ideas! 

October 28* - Twisted Mystery: Time: 10:00a – 12:00p
                          EQ7 (2) Club, Time: 12:00p – 1:30p
                          EQ7 (1) Club, Time: 1:30p – 3:00p 
                    *Due to scheduling problems for the building,
                       we have changed to an Alternative date scheduled.



 November 2017

November 4 - *Twisted Mystery: Time: 10:00a – 12:00p
                            EQ (2) Club, Time: 12:00p – 1:30p
                            EQ (1) Club, Time: 1:30p – 3:00p  

               *Due to scheduling problems for the building,
                 we have changed to an Alternative date scheduled.

November 11, 2017 – Celebrate Veteran’s Day with Kevin the Quilter! 
                      Sorta, Kinda Amish” Making traditional designs using string piecing.                           Project 43” x43”  This class almost full!
                      Fee - Only $25! Time - 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Loc -Public Safety Building
               Supplies needed:  Your scraps in different distinct color
               families with coordinating thread and bobbin for each. 
               Working sewing machine; scissors, rotary cutter, cutting
               mat; quilting ruler or large square ruler, heavy starch or
               pressing agent; iron and pressing mat

November 14 - Guild Meeting  - Lecture – Lee Bryant “My Journey Into Quilting”                                    Time 6:30 pm Social / 7:00 pm 

                   Lee has been referred to us by our good friend Kevin the Quilter!  Come                    see what she can do with those 1” – 2 ½” strips in your stash or scrap                           basket!

November 15 - Workshop – “Playing with Strings” – Lee Bryant, 


          Supplies:  glue stick, small pieces fabric about
                            1 ¼” - 2 ¼” and   at least inches long, about 3 yards
                            of background fabric, 6.5 inch square ruler, sewing
                            machine, thread, scissors, basic sewing supplies.
                            Lee will provide the foundation paper.

​Nov 21 - No Quilt Club in November


Dec 12 - Guild Meeting - Christmas Party   Appetizers - 6pm,  short business meeting starting - 6:30pm, and dinner will be served after that
          We will have brisket and the appetizers, sides, and desserts will be                             potluck...please be sure to sign up to bring something, we'll have signup                 sheets at the Oct and Nov meetings.

           We will do a Pin Cushion exchange...the more who participate, the more                 fun it is :) and there will be music, a game or two, secret pal reveal and                     sign up for next year, food pantry collection (earns tickets for the raffle                   baskets), attendance prizes, Christmas Show and Tell, and we'll draw the                 winner of the 2017 Raffle Quilt.