My First Quilt - May 13, 2021
"Covered in Cobwebs”- Paula Zurowski’s ancient, but well-preserved, quilt—kicked off our “My First Quilt” evening. Who, other than Roberta Horton, would be a fabulous resource to guide a novice through the process of choosing fabric for a classic pattern, learning how to foundation paper piece and hand quilt, not to mention how important it is to pay attention to the details when finishing your quilt? Follow “Cobweb’s” journey from its start in an Albany Adult School class in 1976 to where it is today.
View Paula's Presentation - 17 minutes
Planning a Story Quilt Challenge - April 8, 2021
Behind the scenes look at the "Whys?" and "How to" in planning a Story Quilt Challenge. Jennie Alexich has organized two successful competitive challenges. She shared great stories and the management "nuts and bolts" from her experiences. Whether you want to run one or enter one, you'll enjoy this participatory presentation.
View Jennie's Presentation - 49 minutes Photo by Obie Gilkerson
A New Take on Robinson Crusoe - February 11, 2021
Corless Smith showed the appliquéd and embroidered illustrations she created for her book Roberta Crousseau, Her Shipwreck and Return, a story of a woman shipwrecked on a tropical island.
View Corless's Presentation - 25 minutes
Basic Binding Plus - November 12, 2020
View Janet's Presentation - 41 minutes available through June 2021
One Fine Day - October 8, 2020
Watch Meetup's October presenter, Susan Peck, describe how one thing leads to another...
View Susan's Presentation - 23 minutes
Evolution of a Quilter - September 10, 2020
Watch Meetup's September presenter, Joan Sextro, describe 53 years of fun with fabric. Joan tells of her journey from her first quilt through current projects, showing changes in styles and techniques over time.