Northeast Iowa Quilters' Guild

 2016 Program Information

Afternoon meetings start at 2:00 p.m...      Evening meetings start at 7:00 p.m.. With a light lunch served at 6:30 pm.

Fall 2016 Retreat information

 

Guild meetings are at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm from Oct. through April.  September and May meetings are at 7:00 pm.   June, July, and August meetings are at 2:00 pm. and 7:00 pm. 

 Meetings are held at the Luana Savings Bank Community Room unless noted differently below 

           

 

 Challenge for 2016-17.  As announced at the  September Meeting, Click here to find out more

 Date  Location  Program  Topic

 Sept. 6, 2016 7 pm

Evening meeting only

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 Welcome to NEIQG Join us for a Year

 filled with Interesting and amazing people and

 ideas from our guild and our area Members Registration

 Program details for 2016-17

Quilt Show Announcements

Sign up for lunch committees and Quilt Retreat

Bus Trip info and challenge for the new year

Sept 9, 2016  Madison Wi  Bus Trip to Quilt Expo

 Great Show, Great shopping!

See flier above

 Sept 22-25, 2016

 Camp Winnebago

Caledonia MN.

 Quilt Retreat work on your own projects or take some classes!

 Fun, friends, fantastic time!

Details above PDF file

 Oct 4 2016

2 and 7 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 Jean Murray, Jean Murray Fiber Art

"Thirty years of Evolution"

 Travel with Jean over her thirty years of change. Lots of show and tell
 Oct 15 - 16  Decorah Middle School, Decorah, Iowa  Northeast Iowa Quilt Show  Share your passion for quilting!

 Nov 1, 2016

1:00 pm meeting

 (note time change with workshop at 3:00 pm and 7 pm

Workshop 3 to 7 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

Workshop Kits $28.00 (click here to see pictures of the kits)

no sewing machine needed!

 Doris Deutmeyer, Fabrications by Doris

"Creative Fused Applique Landscapes and Quilt Blocks Is it fine Art?'

 Enjoy a slide show filled with inspiration, new information and new techniques. Get inspired with wonderful samples from Doris' collection of fabric landscapes, many offered as a patterns.

In this workshop you will learn raw edge applique method. how to choose your fusible and fabric and tools for success

 Dec 6, 2016

2 pm  and 7 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 Peg Krumme NEIQG member

Card creations, Mini workshop

 Learn to use fabric scraps and embellishments to create one-of-a-kind cards!

 Jan 13 2017

10 to 3 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

Saturday sewing Day

Cure your cabin fever and relax with your friends! 

 You can bring your own sewing project or continue with card making from December

 Feb 11, 2017

10 to 3 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 Quilts of Valor sew Day

Sue Lynch, Chairperson

 Hep with a QOV or work on your own project.

 March 7, 2017

2 pm and 7 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 35th Anniversary of Celebration of NEIQG!

Slide show by Nancy Sojka

 Se how NEIQG has evolved over the years with a slide show of members and quilts through the years!

 April 4, 2017

2 pm and 7 pm

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

Deanne Eisenman of Snuggles Quilts

"Fabric, Scraps and Radium Threads"

 Tips for scrap quilting and fabric collection plus Deanne's newest designs

 May 2, 2017

7 pm meeting only

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

Spring FlingPotluck Supper Election of officers.  Showing of NEIQG challenge projects.

 June 6, 2017

1:00 pm meeting

 (note time change with workshop at 3:00 pm and 7 pm

Workshop 3 to 7 pm to be announced

 Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 

Mike Ellingsen, Blue Earth, Minnesota

“Quilts from the Valley of the Jolly Green Giant”

 

Mike showed us Full Moon Rising at the retreat.

We can’t wait to see what he will show us next!
Mike will tell us about challenges and exchanges in his quilting world.

 

Workshop with Mike between afternoon and evening meetings.

 July 11, 2017

2 pm and 7 pm

Vesterheim Norwegian

American Museum Decorah

Laurann Gilbertson, Chief Curator at Vesterheim

Norwegian-American Museum

 Laurann will present a slide show, show quilts not seen at previous museum exhibits, and also give a behind the scenes tour of the textile storage area at the museum.

 Aug. 1, 2017

2 pm and 7 pm

 

Luana Savings Bank

Luana Iowa

 

 To be announced

(possible snow make - up day)

 To be announced