Programs and Workshops
Board Members - Programs & Workshops - Dawn Minenna & Michele Slaughter
WORKSHOPS:

Guild Workshops are open to all
members first and are limited to 20
students, unless otherwise noted.  If
there is space in the class then it will
be open to non-members.

Payment is due at sign up.  There are no
refunds.  If there is no waiting list, you
must find a person to take your place in
order to get a refund.  You can show up
30 minutes prior to the scheduled time to
set up your work area.  You will have 30
minutes following the workshop for clean
up.

Sign up for a workshop at the guild
meeting or by sending an email to the
Workshop coordinator at
quilter@smithtownstitchers.com  Please
put Workshop in the subject line.

WORKSHOPS for 2018:

Upcoming Workshops

JULY
Carla Klopp of Kits by Carla
7/15 CANCELLED
Talking Points
Talking points is a block design - a zigzag
every 2" give 12 wedge shaped pieces.  
There are 2 ways to make the block:
acrylic template set or paper piecing.  
Designing with Talking Points is fun!  Flip
you block, mirror it, change the colors from
graduating or alternating to completely
change the look for totally unique results.







7/16
CANCELLED
Shortcut Sheets
Shortcut sheets are a series of 7 unique
methods to make multiple units at the
same time - the only tool needed is a
regular 24" quilting ruler.  Half square
triangles, quarter square triangles, flying
geese, hunter's star, triangle in a square
and six point star are currently available.  
Practice kits available.  Each kit makes a
wall hanging or table topper.







AUGUST
Laura Little of Just Threads
8/20 Full Day Workshop $50
St James Lutheran Church
Stitching Fun - Thread Tasting
Little or no piecing.  Get right to all those
decorative threads and use the decorative
stitches on our sewing machines.  
Participants will have the opportunity to
use many different types and colors of
threads (included in the class kit and
available for use in class).  The end result
will be an Art Quilt wall hanging or the
beginning of a bag.

SEPTEMBER
Dawn Minenna
9/22 Full Day Workshop $25
St James Lutheran Church
Stay Organized Portable Portfolio
More information to come!

OCTOBER
Lynne Rokoff
10/20 Full Day Workshop $25
St James Lutheran Church
Jellyroll Tote Bag
More information to come!



Coming in 2019
Pat Yamin of Come Quilt With Me

Michelle Renee Hiatt from Sew On The Go
Finley's Fence
Finley’s Fence features playful rings of
interwoven colors, made up of Fat
Quarters, to create this modern play on an
Irish Links quilt.   This playful quilt comes
together easily with the help of Studio 180
Design’s Corner Pop™.






Postponed TBD
Roberta Leonard from Oh Sew Sally
Tuffet Class
Create a stylish conversation piece for
your home.  Upholster using your own
fabrics.  You can purchase a kit from the
instructor or supply the base materials
yourself.

GUILD PROGRAMS take place at the General meeting.

Guild programs begin at 7:30 PM. Beginning at 5:00 PM the meeting room is open
and is available for your use to work on your own projects or comfort quilts.

We generally have an experienced quilter available to help you with any questions or
problems you may have.

The Go! Cutter club frequently meets during this time.  Bring your cutter or dies to join in!
PROGRAMS:

JANUARY
Kaffe Fassett trunk show presented by
Roberta Leonard of
Oh Sew Sally!

FEBRUARY
Annual Quilt Tie In

MARCH
Block of the Month Celebration
Red Gems

APRIL
Hohl Challenge trunk show

MAY
Sewing Activity
(Bring scissors, needle, white thread, one
4-6" square of patterned fabric, two 10"
squares of white fabric.)

JUNE
Trunk show by Mary Shurpik

JULY
Trunk show by Carla Klopp CANCELLED
Program TBA
Scissor Sharpening
at 6:30pm!

AUGUST
"Talking Threads" Lecture by Laura Little
of
Just Threads

SEPTEMBER
Orphan Block Auction

OCTOBER
Trunk show by Linda Neikam

NOVEMBER
Game Night

DECEMBER
Holiday Party


Coming in 2019...
Michelle Renee Hiatt of Sew On The Go
Pat Yamin of Come Quilt With Me