Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Denyse Schmidt lecture, and workshop (2 spots left!)

We have some exciting events coming up - please join us!

Denyse Schmidt, a hugely popular and inspiring modern quilter/fabric designer/author/teacher, is lecturing on Friday, June 22 in Philadelphia (hosted by the Philly MQG).

Where: Waldorf School of Philadelphia, 7500 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA
Time: 7:00 PM 
The lecture tickets are available to non-members online (here) or for $10 for members of the CJMQG, either at the door or at our meetings.

--Then, two days later, Denyse is holding a workship in Pennington, NJ, titled, "Improvisational Patchwork."
Time: 11 - 4 pm

The workshop is sponsored by the Central Jersey Modern Quilt Guild.  Don't miss this chance to learn from one of the masters at a fraction of the regular cost.  The charge is $175 (for non-members).

Visit Denyse's website to learn more about this amazing technique: http://dsquilts.com/workshop_detail.asp?PageID=136

Please contact Jessica Levitt via email if you are interested in securing your spot (only 2 left!).  centraljerseymqg@gmail.com

-Jess H.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

May Meeting Reminder and RSVP

Please join us for our May Meeting!
At this meeting we will:
- Share our favorite books- bring one to share with the guild
- challenge 1: use your half square triangles from last month's swap (or really any quilt from half square triangles)
- challenge 2: mini quilts - must be less than 24" in any direction
- regular show & tell and general business
Event Details & RSVP
   What: May Meeting
    Who: Central Jersey Modern Quilt Guild
   When: Tue May 8, 2012, 7-9:30 pm EDT
  Where: Pennington Quilt Works
         Pennington, NJ
   RSVP: http://www.bigtent.com/home/calendar/event/68508435