Programs

We've scheduled an exciting lineup of speakers to discuss a great variety of topics during the 2019-2020 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.

2019 - 2020

September 2019: Susan Deshensky

October 2019: Paula Nadelstern

November 2019: Rachel Derstine

December 2019: Holiday party/Auctions

January 2020:Scott Fortunoff, Jaftex Corp Jaftex is the parent company to A.E. Nathan, Blank Quilting,FreeSpirit Fabrics, Henry Glass Fabrics, Studio e Fabrics & 3 Wishes fabric lines.

February 2020:Glyeen Fitzgerald

March 2020: Charity Day

April 2020:TBA

May 2020: Members Teaching Members

June 2020: Tula Pink

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

Past Programs

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