2021-2021 Program Schedule

October 14, 2021 – Mary Fons

Mary is a writer, editor, and public speaker specializing in the history of  American quilts and the life of quilts in popular culture.  Since 2017 Mary has served as editor in chief of Quiltfolk magazine and writes a blog called “Paper Girl”. Her presentation for us is titled, “A Trunk Show Like No Other.”

November 11, 2021 – Mathew Boudreaux, Mister Domestic

Mathew is a fabric and pattern designer, sewing instructor and owner of his own online sewing school. He’s also an entertaining inspirational speaker and consultant. His presentation is “Letting Go To Find Joy”.

December 9, 2021 – PLEASE NOTE REVISED TIME OF 7:00 P.M. – Monica and Alaura Poole

Monica and Alaura are a mother and daughter design team based in Sydney, Australia with the goal to teach you how to sew your own quilts from start to finish. They specialize in Quilt as You Go and have many You Tube videos demonstrating their methods. They also create and sell their own original patterns. 

January13,  2022 – Krista Moser

Krista is the creative force and inspiration behind The Quilted Life.  She is a quilting and fiber arts enthusiast and created the 60 degree diamond ruler and mini diamond ruler for Creative Grids. Krista is a dynamic speaker and will be presenting her lecture titled, “Diamonds Are a Quilter’s Best Friend”. 

More details to follow …. 

Past Speakers:

September 9, 2021 – Hollis Chatelain

Hollis Chatelain is an internationally renowned and award-winning artist. Through a dynamic and characteristic style marked by dreamlike imagery, elaborate use of color, and intricate thread detail, Hollis creates unique compositions that address challenging social, environmental, and political themes. Her work is found in public and private collections around the world.