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

July 2019

7/13: Charity Night
A.R.T./New York

The service committee is happy to announce that thanks to Mary Butler and the NYC grant we got for our charity work we are able to continue charity nights.


They will take place at A.R.T./New York - Spaces @ 520.The building is located at 520 Eight Avenue, 3rd Floor. Iht is between 36 and 37 streets on Eighth Avenue. It istwo blocks away from the A, C, and E subway.


We will have two sewing machines, an iron and a cutting mat stored there. The date of the first charity night is July 13 and the time is 6 - 9 PM. The second date is August 10 and the time is 6 - 9 PM.


August 2019

8/10: Charity Night
A.R.T./New York

The service committee is happy to announce that thanks to Mary Butler and the NYC grant we got for our charity work we are able to continue charity nights.


They will take place at A.R.T./New York - Spaces @ 520.The building is located at 520 Eight Avenue, 3rd Floor. Iht is between 36 and 37 streets on Eighth Avenue. It istwo blocks away from the A, C, and E subway.


We will have two sewing machines, an iron and a cutting mat stored there. The date of the first charity night is July 13 and the time is 6 - 9 PM. The second date is August 10 and the time is 6 - 9 PM.


Past Programs

Click here for program archives.