A Quilt Guild based in Rutland Vermont, with members from surrounding towns and counties.

      Welcome to Maple Leaf Quilters

 

A GLIMPSE AT UPCOMING MEETINGS and EVENTS

 

 

 

 FEBRUARY 16, 2016

 

Guild members will discuss specific techniques, sharing their tips and answering questions.  The demonstrations such as mitered corners, making a sleeve for hanging your quilt, English Paper Piecing.

 

We are celebrating the distribution of 1000 MLQ Comfort blankets!

 

 

MARCH 12, 2016

 

The Guild will hold a QUILT-IN for members at the Leahy Center, Rutland Regional Medical Center.  This is a perfect opportunity to work on a specific project or UFO, finishing a quilt for our quilt show, or stitching up a comfort blanket.  Always good conversations, laughter and assistance from other members.

 

 

 

MARCH 15, 2016

 

ART QUILT TECHNIQUES is the focus of the March meeting, with MLQ member Paulette Martel, who will share her impressions and approach.  With her great sense of humor and story telling skills, it should be a fun and informative evening. Paulette has been a Featured Quilter at our Festival of Quilts and is a member of SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates). 

 

 

 

APRIL 9 & 10, 2016

 

OUR QUILT SHOW, known as the FESTIVAL OF QUILTS takes place at the Holiday Inn in Rutland VT

 

 

The Maple Leaf Quilters meet  at Christ the King Church parish hall

Route 7 – 66 South Main St., Rutland, VT.  Doors open 6:30 PM for check-in and refreshments; meeting begins 7 PM