Program Chair Lorna talked about the Canadiana Row Quilt that members having been working on this year. There were some wonderful examples of some of the rows that have been completed by guild members on display. It was great to see how each member personalized her own quilt.
|Yvonne's Prairie Row|
The vendor for the evening was Karen from Kaleidoscope of Quilts in Exeter, ON. There was a lot of interest in the "Tilda" fabrics that they carry.
|Karen from Kaleidoscope of Quilts|
Our speaker for the evening was Jennifer Houlden from the Oro-Mendote area (near Orillia, ON). Jennifer has led an interesting life, living in such diverse areas as the Canadian Arctic and the Australian Outback. She owns a business called "Quilts by Jen". Jennifer designs quilt patterns, teaches quilting workshops and makes custom quilts. Her wonderful trunk show highlighted her use of colour and showed how she has been influenced by the places that she has lived.
|Purely Canadian Quilt|
|Shuffled Bricks Quilt|
|Animal Party Quilt|
|Jacaranda Tree Quilt|
|Debbie D's Grand Illusion Mystery Quilt|
|Teresa B's Apron made from her Green Mystery Box|
|Teresa D's Quilt|
|Micki's Woodland Clover Quilt|
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