Meetings

Meetings are held the second Monday of the month, except for October, July and August. The October meeting is held the Monday following Thanksgiving. No meetings are held in July and August. The doors, virtual or real, open at 6:30 pm and the meetings start at 7 pm.

Membership is $35 per yearMembership benefits include priority opportunity and better pricing on workshops and retreats. If you would like to attend as a guest, please reach out to us at twilightsimcoe@gmail.com.


Our 2022-23 Program will be on Zoom

DateSpeakerTopic
September 12Vanessa Genier
https://www.quiltsforsurvivors.ca/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1163361047509182
Quilts for Survivors
October 17Bernie Tobisch
https://easyprecisionpiecing.com/
Build a Better Relationship with Your Sewing Machine
November 5
WORSHOP
Mary Lou Luke & Kathryn RobicheauQuilt-as-You-Go Workshop (in-person)
November 14Joanna Dermenjian
https://sutureandselvedge.com/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/canadianredcrossquilts
https://www.instagram.com/suture_and_selvedge/
Red Cross Quilts
December 12Tina Curran
http://www.tinacurran.com/
https://www.facebook.com/TinaCurran.Quilter
https://www.instagram.com/tina_curran_quilter/
My Design Process – From Concept to Quilt
January 9Elizabeth DeCroos
https://www.epidastudio.com/
Pojagi: From Ancient Korea to Modern Canada
February 13Maria Shell
https://mariashell.com/
https://www.instagram.com/talesofastitcher/?hl=en
Patchwork to Artwork
February 25 & 26
WORKSHOP
TBD
March 12Rose Parr
https://www.healthyquilting.com/
https://www.facebook.com/HealthyQuiltingWithRoseParr/
https://www.instagram.com/healthyquilting/
Sew Smart: The Ergonomics of Healthy Quilting
April 10TQG Spotlight: Beyond QuiltingTQG members who have gone beyond quilting with their stitching
May 8Linda Sullivan of Colourwerx
https://colourwerx.com/
https://www.facebook.com/colourwerx
https://www.instagram.com/colourwerx/
Colourwerx Trunk Show
June 12In-Person Social

Download a printable copy of the program and other planned activities. The date for the annual VP Day will be announced later.


Our 2021-22 meetings will be on Zoom! Download a printable PDF copy of our current year’s Program!

2020 – 2021 Virtual Programs Via Zoom

September 14, 2020Melissa Marginet

“Get your Motor Running”

www.melissamarginet.ca
October 19, 2020Scrappy Sew and So! Melissa and Eve
“International Dear Jane Quilt Along” @scrappysewandso on Instagram and www.facebook.com/scrappysewandso
November 9, 2020Laura Coia

Sew Very Easy Trunk Showwww.youtube.com/SewVeryEasy

December 14, 2020Heather King, Norfolk County Library and Special Members’ Show and Tell

 “My Best 2020 Quilt!”

January 11, 2021Anna Armitage

 “A Passionate Expression- My Exploration into Art Quilting” @annarmitage26 on Instagram

February 8, 2021Brett Lewis

“Becoming Natural Born Quilter: My Journey in the World of Quilting”www.naturalbornquilter.com

March 8, 2021Peter Byrne

“Behind the Seams with Peter Byrne”www.peterbquilts.com

April 12, 2021Kathy K Wylie

kathykwylie.com

May 10, 2021Bill Stearman

Bill’s BackPack Showbillstearmanquilts.blogspot.com

May 11 and 12, 2021 – CancelledWorkshops with Bill Stearman – No longer available
June 14, 2021Ana Buzzalino   http://www.anabuzzalino.com

Programs, Workshops, Retreats and Slow Stitching

2019 -2020

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Meetings & Events for 2018/2019

Sept 10    Elaine Theriault: crazyquilteronabike.blogspot.com (meeting)

Oct 15      LightBulb Night: Tips, Tricks and Demos (meeting)

Nov 12     Johanna Masko: @jmaskoquilts on Instagram (meeting)

Dec 10     Carrie Woolley: Shepherd, woolleyslambs.ca (meeting)

Jan 14     Colour Exploration Night (meeting)

Feb 9,10 Vice President Sewing Days (two day retreat by signup)

Feb 11     Michelle Dunn: kallistiquilts.com (meeting)

Mar 11     QuiltCon Happenings and Yoga for Quilters with Sarah Hindmarsh (meeting)

Apr 8        Cherished Pieces: Rulers, Dies and more (meeting)

May 13    Beth Garner: bethanygarner.blogspot.com (meeting)

May 14    Beth Garner – Flat Dyeing (workshop by signup)

May 15    Beth Garner – Gelli Plate Dyeing (workshop by signup)

June 10   Strawberry Social and Yard Sale


Program 2017-2018

September 11Welcome Back and AccuQuilt Go Electric Cutter
October 16Edna Carroll “Edna’s Travels”
November 13Susan Clark “Houses and Curves”
December 11Christmas Sharing
January 8Terry Anderson “One Quilter’s Universe”
February 12Brenda Miller – Among Brenda’s Quilts                “Developing the Designer in You”
March 12Sarah Yetman, Spooled Rotten Quilts                                   “For the Love of Quilting”
April 9Al Cote Imagination Textile                                                      “So Now I’m Here…What Next”
May 14Robin Bogaert – Quilting in the Loft                                     “My Quilting Journey”
June 11Lana Thomson – Quilt Junction                                              “Get Ready to Hop”

Program 2016-2017

September 12

Program Committee – Challenge Yourself!

October 17

Sandra Croley – “The Tale of My Obsession”

November 14

Gina Delorenzi – Quilts of Valour

December 12

Christmas Pot Luck – Make & Take Ornament

January 9

Program Committee – Learn Something New!

February 13

Pat Moran –  Stack & Whack Trunk Show

March 13

Sue Patten – Award Winning Trunk Show

April 9

Pat Moran – Workshop Full Day – Art Deco Flower Quilt

April 10

Celeste Compion – Meerkat Trading

May 8

Julie Sinden el Kerri – Natural Dying

June 12

Pauline Grondin – “Piecing Together Canada’s Quilt History”

Program 2015-2016

September 14Jennifer HouldenCreating Contrast in your Quilts
October 17Purses and Bags WorkshopPick Your Bag…Ladies!    Two Purse Patterns and a Workshop Carry-all
October 19Millie CummingSpicing Up Your Quilts – Let your own Voice be Heard
 November 9Jayne RyderQuilt Design Using EQ7
December 14Fun Night and Pot LuckBring ! Bid ! And Win!!
January 11Brit DowsonA Textile Experience! Threads and Rug Hooking
February 7The Comfort Zone WorkshopCharity Quilts, UFO’s and Mystery Quilt
February 8Denise McKennaThe Hard Way can be a Good Thing
March 14Grantham BooksBook Sale!!!
April 9Jacquie Gering WorkshopLog Cabin – Modern Makeover
April 10Jacquie Gering WorkshopCreative Quilting with the Walking Foot
April 11Jacquie GeringQuilting Modern – Honouring Tradition
May 9TQG MembersMake Quilt Blocks the Easy Way

Program 2014-2015

September 8Cherished Pieces – Trunk show Cherishedpieces.com
October 20Janice French – Pincushion Make & Take
November 10Joan Hug-Valeriote – “Scrap Happy” Horizonsquilting.com
December 8Potluck and “Strip poker”
January 12Maggie Vanderweit – Stone Threads trunk show Stonethreads.ca
February 9FUNDRAISER – Tombola
March 9Piecing demos – English, Paper, and Hand Piecing
April 13Carol Wagner/ Joyce Dougherty Quilt Judging – “What Does a Quilt Judge Look For?”
May 11Kay Boyd – trunk show
June 8Patti Carey – Interesting Quilts from Unusual Fabrics Northcott.net