Programs

We've scheduled an exciting lineup of speakers to discuss a great variety of topics during the 2017-2018 season. We hope you will plan to join us!

Special Program Note … Funding for programs comes from a $10,000 grant by a generous admirer and supporter of Empire Quilters. We are very grateful to this anonymous donor.

2018 - 2019

September 2018: Nancy Eha  -  Lecture about beading/trunk show of quilts

October  2018: Mel Beach  -  Lecture about her modern art quilt journey

November 2018: Joyce Hughes  -  Trunk show of her work with thread painting

December 2018: Holiday party/auctions
 
January 2019: Phyllis Hatcher  - She will speak about Australian fabrics
 
February 2019:  Members teaching members    CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

March 2019: Charity Day/making quilts

April 2019:  Pat Pauly  - Modern art quilter/trunk show of quilts

May 2019: Fabric manufacturer TBA
 
June 2019: Members Favorite Blocks a June Fabric Challenge

2017 - 2018

September 2017: Dr. Ed Bostick - Trunk Show / Color

October 2017: Michelle Scott - Trunk Show / Thread Work

November 2017: Quilting Bee

December 2017: Holiday Party

January 2018: Teresa Duryea Wong - The History of Japanese Fabrics 

February 2018: Members Teaching Members  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

March 2018: Charity Day 

April 2018 Betty Pillsbury - Trunk Show / Embroidery & Crazy Quilting 

May 2018: Cheryl Lynch - Trunk Show / Silk Fabrics

June 2018: Mark Sherman - Trunk Show (tentative)

 

2016 - 2017

September 2016:  Katie Pasquini Masopust - Landscapes and Contemporary Quilting Theory

October 2016:  Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi - History of African Quilts

November 2016: Paula Nadelstern

December 2016:  Holiday Party

January 2017:  Sue Reich - Trunk Show of WWII Quilts

February 2017:  Members Teaching Members

March 2017:  Charity Day 

April 2017:  Erin Underwood - Trunk Show

May 2017:  Beth Helfter - "Give A Scrap Slap"

June 2017:  Michelle Hiatt - Trunk Show

 

Current Program

March 2019

3/9: Quilt Show Judging Day
Church of the Holy Apostles

Judging is done during the Guild meeting. 


3/23: 2019 Empire Quilt Show
Fashion Institute of Technology

Our show "New Again" is on Saturday March 23 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday March 24 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.  At the Fashion Institute of Technology Conference Center - 218 West 28th Street near Seventh Avenue


3/24: 2019 Empire Quilt Show
Fashion Institute of Technology

Our show is on Saturday March 23 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday March 24 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

At the Fashion Institute of Technology Conference Center - 218 West 28th Street near Seventh Avenue


Past Programs

Click here for program archives.