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Half square triangle challenge quilts to be on display at February meeting

Our Half Square Triangle (HST) Challenge is concluding at the February 20th meeting. Members accepting this challenge were asked to create a quilt using any design, pattern or layout they choose just as long as HST’s are the main focus … Continue reading

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February block-of-the-month

TVQG members are invited to make the churn dash block for our February block-of-the-month. Instructions are available in our members-only section. The finished block size is 12” x 12”. It’s suggested that you use a blue print and white background … Continue reading

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Mattie Rhoades Haines to speak at January meeting

Mattie Rhoades Haines will be our featured speaker at the January meeting. Mattie is the founder, president and creative director of Quiltsmart, a company that sells printed fusible interfacing and and other products that make it easy to create classic … Continue reading

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January block-of-the-month

TVQG members are invited to make the Aunt Dinah block for our January block-of-the-month. Instructions are available in our members-only section and The Quilting Company’s website. The finished block size is 12” x 12”. It’s suggested that you use red, … Continue reading

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Helene Knott to speak at November meeting

Helene Knott will be our featured speaker at the November meeting. Helene will give a presentation on journal quilts, which she calls ‘small wonders.’ Her trunk show program will focus on her students’ and her journal quilts, which are small … Continue reading

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November block-of-the-month

TVQG members are invited to make the gosling-go-round block for our November block-of-the-month. Instructions are available in our members-only section. The finished block size is 12” x 12”. It’s suggested that you use yellow in the center, spring colors for … Continue reading

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Cynthia Brunz to speak at October meeting

Cynthia Brunz will be the featured speaker at the Tualatin Valley Quilt Guild’s October meeting. Cynthia is a pattern designer, longarm quilter, quilting instructor, and quilt blogger. Cynthia says one of her strengths is in the use of scraps — … Continue reading

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October block-of-the-month

TVQG members are invited to make the basket weave block for our October block-of-the-month. Instructions are available in our members-only section. The finished block size is 12” x 12”. It’s suggested that you use yellow for color #1 and orange, … Continue reading

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Allison Aller to speak at September meeting

TVQG is pleased to welcome Allison Aller as our guest speaker in September. Allie has been stitching, sewing, knitting, and writing since she was a child. After earning her degree in Design and Environmental Analysis from Cornell University in 1977, … Continue reading

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September block-of-the-month

TVQG members are invited to make the coffin star block for our September block-of-the-month. Instructions are available in our members-only section. The finished block size is 12” x 12”. It’s suggested that you use bright colors for the sixteen-patch and … Continue reading

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