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February 2019

February Program: Show and Tell

February 26 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States

***POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER*** Because of inclement weather, our meeting was changed to February 26th.  YOU will be the evening’s program! Please bring your quilts and your stories to share.

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March 2019

March Program: Carolina Mountain Longarm Quilting

March 19 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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For our March 19th Program, we will have a presentation by the Carolina Mountain Longarm Association: ‘What to Expect from a Longarm Quilter.’ If you go to their website, you might recognize some faces!   www.carolinamountainlongarm.wordpress.com    

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April 2019

April Program: Tool Time with Linda

April 16 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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Our April 16th Program will have Linda Crouch-McCreadie owner of Tennessee Quilts presenting ‘Tool Time with Linda!’ She will be discussing how to use the proper tool to do the best job for our quilts.

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May 2019

May Program: My Eclectic Quilt Pageant

May 21 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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My Eclectic Quilt Pageant Join one of the world's most enthusiastic personalities for ooo's, aaaah’s, and laughter to learn a plethora of tips to increase accuracy and add fresh, interesting details with piping, prairie points, heavy threads, and embellishments. See how to take show pieces to new levels and add charming surprises to simple pieces. Susan will share real live quilts with close ups through the projector so you’re sure to see oodles of detail. You may recognize many quilts as winners in AQS Paducah…

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June 2019

June Program: Point, Click, Quilt

June 18 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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Point, Click, Quilt! A one-hour digital slide show and trunk show based on my book, Point, Click, Quilt! This lecture focuses on tips for taking better photographs, and then turning them into art quilts. This is an inspirational and detailed look at my process: tracing the photo; enlarging the line drawing; using it to trace the fused appliqué pieces for the quilt; creating a positioning overlay; and then cutting, positioning and fusing the pieces before thread sketching and quilting. A…

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July 2019

July Program: Adventures in Color

July 16 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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Lecture:  Adventures in Color Color is the first thing we notice about a quilt.  It either attracts us or repels us.  Learn how to avoid color surprises in your quilts, and how to get color to work for you.  Basic color theory is explained in simple terms, and demonstrated with fabulous quilts.  A variety of different color combinations are discussed, from subdued to dramatic.

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August 2019

August: Annual Potluck

August 20 6:00 pm
Western NC Governor’s Residence, 45 Patton Mountain Road
Asheville,NC28801United States
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Guild member annual potluck.

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September 2019

September Program: Camp Bluebird

September 17 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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Camp Bluebird program presented by Denise Steuber.

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October 2019

October Program: So What is Thread Painting All About?

October 15 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Folk Arts Center, Milepost 382 Blue Ridge Pkwy
Asheville,NC28805United States
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Presented by Nancy Prince Come take a fun and thought-provoking journey with Nancy into the avenue of thread painting. While thread painting can look complicated, in fact, it is actually very easy. The lecture will demonstrate my step-by-step techniques to show you just how simple the technique can be. And finally, the trunk show will detail a short history of some of Nancy's thread painted quilts.

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