Workshops, Bus Trips, Retreats


Unless otherwise stated, (1) workshops are at the Knox County Farm Bureau/Agri Center, 180 S. Soangetaha Rd., Galesburg, beginning at 9:00 a.m.; (2) fee for non-guild members is $10 more; (3) attendance is limited to 20.  You are not considered a registered participant until you have paid the fee.  For further information, contact Gayla Morrow.  Sign up at a guild meeting or call Gayla Morrow, 289-2305.

Saturday, January 7  Workshop for Charity Quilts, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church (corner of North and Broad Streets).  Bring things to work on, and we will also have several things to put together.

April 6-9 (Thursday-Sunday)  Spring Quilt Retreat at the Nauvoo Family Inn & Suites.  For more details, click here.

Saturday, April 22  Quilt Carrier by Joyce DeWeese.  Location TBA, cost $15.  Come sew a bag to carry your quilt in for Show N Tell.  If you don't want to carry your quilt in it, you can use if for your "tools" for your next workshop or you can use it to carry just about anything you can think of.  It's an excellent class for beginners.

Friday, May 19, Cathedral Window pillow workshop with Erica Plank.  Cost of workshop is $40, plus $15 for the template we'll be using to make a pillow.

Friday, June 16, ABCD Quilting  Cost, $35.  You will be making 32 blocks that can be set in countless different ways.

Friday, July 21, Beginning Bead Embroidery with Lisa Binkley

Thursday-Friday, September 7-8, Bus Trip to the Quilt Expo in Madison, WI, featuring Nancy Zieman.  We will depart Galesburg at 6:00 a.m. on Thursday and return about 8:00 p.m. on Friday.  For more details, click on the pdf file below, "Bus Trip to Madison Quilt Expo."

Saturday, September 16, Gelli Plates by Diane Englebrect from Mississippi Valley

November 2-5 (Thursday-Sunday)  Fall Quilt Retreat at the Nauvoo Family Inn & Suites. For more details, click here.

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