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Ottawa Valley Quilters' Guild Ottawa Valley Quilters' Guild
Ottawa Valley Quilters' Guild Ottawa Valley Quilters' Guild

Last updated: June 8, 2015

Next Meeting

Sept. 14, 2015 - 7:30pm.

Location
St. Anthony's Soccer Club
523 St. Anthony Street (see map)
(west side of Preston St. directly north of the Queensway/417)

Visitors are welcome - admission $8

For additional information about the next meeting, see the current newsletter, available the last week of the preceding month, or the list of meetings.

 

Photos from the 2015 Festival of Quilts

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  • This is the Best in Show winner Carol McFee and her quilt-Simple Gifts
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  • 2015 Festival of Quilts - This is one of the participants in the Youth Category

Photos from past meetings


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  • Co-presidents Janice Henderson (left) and Jess Speir (right) start the annual general meeting.
  • Marjorie Hanson (left) and Carol Fitz-Gibbon (right) discuss all the fun and adventures
    they had on a bus tour to the Paducah International Quilt Show.
  • Shop of the month Fran's Quilting Services
  • Members examine this year's mystery quilt creation and decide which one to vote for best in show.
  • Susan Beausoleil and her 3rd place Mystery Quilt
  • Joyce Bruno and her 2nd place Mystery Quilt.
  • Judy Reid and her 1st place Mystery Quilt.
  • Parade of some of the winners from the 2015 Festival of Quilts
  • Parade of some of the winners from the 2015 Festival of Quilts.
  • Parade of some of the winners from the 2015 Festival of Quilts.
  • Carol McFee and her quilt "Simple Gifts".
    This quilt won three prizes - Best of Show: 1st place.
    Merit Award - Large wall quilt, hand quilted; and 1st place Viewers' Choice - Large wall quilt, hand quilted
    (l to r - Janice Henderson and Carol McFee)
  • The "Oh Canada" quilt and some of the quilters who made this beautiful quilt possible.
  • Betty Griffin and her quilt made from blocks of the month.
  • Lisa Neppel and her circle quilts.
  • Barb Griffiths and her quilt "Double Pin Wheel"
    (l to r - Barb Griffiths and Janice Henderson).
  • M-R Charbonneau and her quilt "Codex".
  • Judy Toews and her quilts "Memories of Gramma Bev"
    (quilts made with pieces of Gramma Bev's clothing)
    (l to r - Judy Toews and Jess Speir)
  • One of the participants in the Festival of Quilts "Youth" category
    Rowan Swatman discusses her quilt "Patch it Up!"
    (l to r - Janice Henderson, Rowan Swatman and Christine de Vries)
  • Guest speaker Mary Pal with examples of a cheesecloth portrait of a crane on the screen behind her.
  • Example of one of Mary Pal's cheesecloth portrait "Watching" 20 x 16 inches.
    Based on a photo in The Ottawa Citizen
  • Close up of Mary Pal's cheesecloth portrait "Watching" 20 x 16 inches.
    Based on a photo in The Ottawa Citizen
  • Lisa Neppel and the quilts she made at Lisa Girard circles class.
    (l to r - Lisa Neppel, Irena Wosk and Jess Speir)
  • Participants from Mary Pal's cheesecloth portrait workshop show their creations from the workshop.
    Left to right: Beth Cameron, Sheryl McKendry, Margaret Dunmore, Mary Pal, Judy Black and Lisa Hall.
  • Barbara's Griffiths' quilt "Eleanor Burns Double Pinwheel".
  • Nathalie Thirlwall and her quilt.
  • Judy Toews and her quilt "Bev's Love". (l to r - Judy Toews and Judy Reid)
  • Example of the April 2015 Block of the Month
  • Submissions for the March 2015 Block of the Month
  • January's block of the month.
  • December block of the month submissions.
  • Submissions for November's Block of the Month.
  • December's Block of the Month.
  • Block of the Month for November 2014.
  • Submissions for October's Block of the Month
  • October's Block of the Month.
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