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Come and hang out with the 1st Thursday Quilters

First Thursday Quilt Night - open to all!

A great social time, show and tell, demo, and optional block exchange - 6:30 to 8:30. The store will remain open past our usual 5:00, so even if you can't join the group you can still shop!

See what you missed:

Previous meetings:

OUR Bee ROCKS!!! Thanks to 100% participation by its members we won a BOLT yes a BOLT of soft and natural batting for our group! woot woot. We donated this bolt of batting to Red Hen Fabrics to use for all their charity quilts! :)

Karen won the Home Sweet Home blocks. Wasn't a lot of participation for this one -- but promises were made to Karen so she'll be getting a few more blocks next month -- Here are two of the make up blocks fromTracy & Jane

cat houses tee hee

Optional Block for April 3rd Meeting:
Pastel colors, calico and flowers -- that is the theme! There is no size restriction -- so the sky's the limit.

Roll Call

Some peeps were there :) Some peeps were not :(
Jerri, Nicole, Jane, Tracy, Karen, Bo, Sue, Kay & Tamara

Artist Trading Cards

Lots of items were brought in for us to make our very own trading cards.

We had fun and got very creative! Check out our our works of art!

Some are 3D and some move -- but they are all beautiful and fun!

Coming up!

April - Modern Quilting trends: feature books available at Red Hen with show and tell; trunk show of modern quilts that Thursday quilters have made. Optional Block to be determined by April winner. -- Have you made a modern quilt? If so bring it in to show off! (You can bring in other show and tell, too.)

May - Binding corners and joining binding ends: Sandy Geho and Bo. Bring and trade the ATC's you've made. Will do like Christmas white elephant. Block TBD

June - Fat quarter exchange. Demo TBD. Bring as many FQ you want to exchange. Block TBD

July - Dresden Star demonstration. Nicole and ?? Block TBD

Show and Tell

Only a few people had items to share.

But as usual they were all AWESOME!

Starting with Nicole


Challenge Quilt

A quilt about you!


Apparently I didn't take notes. This appears to be 1/2 SQ Triangles :)

Moving on to Bo

Can you see the white zig zag?

Great use of black to outline everything makes it all pop.

Finishing with Tamara

tee hee -- Check it out smaller, its easier to make out the little guy!

Pillows, pillows and more pillows




Red Hen Fabrics
22 Trammell St
Marietta, GA 30064

Monday - Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sunday - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone: (770) 794-8549 ~ Fax (770) 794-8292