Interested in Joining our Guild?
If you are a quilter, or you are interested in any type of quilting - traditional, modern, or specialties such as thread painting, please consider joining our quilt guild.
Read more about becoming a member and the benefits of membership, and do check out this web site for information about past and present activities.
You will receive a warm welcome to the Arnprior and District Quilters' Guild!
President's Message - February 2018
The January 2018 retreat at Providence Point Retreat and Conference Centre near Lanark was enjoyed by all. See the blog for photos and more information about our retreats.
Congratulations to our prize winners!
Congratulations to our guild members, Mary deVries and Brenda Payer who have achieved tremendous success and recognition with their prize winning quilts. Well done!
Mary deVries' "Something from Nothing" star quilt received Grand Champion at the Renfrew and Cobden fairs.
And Mary's "Granny's Stars" quilt received Reserved Grand Champion at the Renfrew Fair.
Brenda Payer has had a very successful year with multiple awards.
Her applique quilt was awarded Grand Champion at Carp Fair in September.
Brenda entered Northcott's 2 challenges in 2017.
Her entry in the quilt of valour challenge placed second. This challenge was on display at Quilt Canada and the show visitors voted, This quilt will be donated to a veteran,
Brenda also entered Northcott's Trans Canada Block Party Challenge and was one of 13 finalists in the open voting on the internet.
And Brenda won Viewer's Choice at Quilt Canada for her entry in a modern quilt challenge.
Wednesday March 28 7 PM
Guest Valerie Miller
Wednesday April 25 7 PM
Guest Jan Kittle (The Pickle Dish in Carleton Place) on using rulers when quilting
Wednesday May 23 7 PM
Learning Activity Night 2
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