Monday, February 1, 2016

Crystal Quilters Calendar - February 2016

Friday, Feb. 5 - 11:30 am - Lunch  will be at Mariachi Alegre', 29401 Hwy 410, Buckley.
1:00 pm - General Guild Meeting at  Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.
* Don't forget to wear your nametag.

Friday, Feb 19 - 1:00 pm.   Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.

Wednesday, Feb 24 - 12:00 pm.  2016 Quilt Show meeting at the Buckley Library, 123 S River Ave.

Friday, March 4 - 11:30 am. Lunch.  Location TBD.
1:00 - General Guild Meeting  at  Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley. 


Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *


Feb. 19-20 -  "Going Coastal" 30th Annual Quilt Show by Kitsap Quilters.  Kitsap County Fairgrounds, President's Hall, Bremerton.  Hours 10 - 5.  Admission: $5 donation.

For more info, see the website.

February 25-28 - Sewing & Stitchery Expo Show, Washington State Fair grounds, 110 Ninth Avenue SW, Puyallup, WA 98371
For more info, see the website.

Friday, March 4 - 4:00 - 7:00 pm. Empty Bowls Event at the Enumclaw High School in the Commons.  See here for more info.

March 11-13 -"Quilting in Paradise" Quilters Anonymous Annual Quilt Show at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, WA 98272. Hours are 10 - 5 Friday & Sat., 10 - 4 on Sunday.  Admission is $8.
For more info, see the website. or email showinfo@quiltersanonymous.org 

April 1-2 - "Quilting for All Seasons" Tri-City Quilters' Guild 33rd Annual Quilt Show, Three Rivers Convention Center, 7016 W Grandridge Blvd, Kennewick, WA.  The member challenge this year will be either a cow or moose quilt using Mary Lou Weidman's patterns, with an emphasis on funny and/or "punny". 
For more info, see the website.

April 7-9 - "Circle of Life" Clark County Quilters Annual Quilt Show. Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds, 17402 NE Delfel Rd, Ridgefield, WA 98642. (Exit 9 off I-5)  Hours 10 - 5 daily.  $7 admission.
For more info, see the website.


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Monday, January 4, 2016

Crystal Quilters Calendar - January 2016


Happy New Year!

Friday, Jan. 8 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Frankie's Pizza, 117 Roosevelt Avenue, Enumclaw.
1:00 pm - General Guild Meeting at  Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.
* Bring your photos and ideas of your suggestions for the 2017 Raffle Quilt!
* If you will be participating in the Traveling Round Robin this year, have your first block done and your box of fabrics ready to pass.
* Don't forget to wear a name tag!  Preferably your own.  

Friday, Jan. 15 - 1:00 pmGuild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.  We will be making microwave fabric bowls to donate to the Empty Bowls event and also to sell at the quilt show.  
* Please bring 2 coordinating 10 inch squares of 100% cotton fabric (NO metallic!) and the Wrap and Zap batting (available online here at Joann) or 100% cotton batting (no scrim) for each bowl you want to make.  There are tutorials you can look at  here and here to help you understand what we will be doing.

Friday, Feb. 5 - 11:30 am - Lunch  will be at Mariachi Alegre, 29401 Hwy 410
Buckley.
1:00 pmGeneral Guild Meeting at  Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

* Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *

February 25-28Sewing & Stitchery Expo Show, Washington State Fair grounds, 110 Ninth Avenue SW, Puyallup, WA 98371
For more info, see the website.

Feb. 19-20 -  "Going Coastal" 30th Annual Quilt Show by Kitsap Quilters.  Kitsap County Fairgrounds, President's Hall, Bremerton.  Hours 10 - 5.  Admission: $5 donation.
For more info, see the website.

March 11-13 -"Quilting in Paradise" Quilters Anonymous Annual Quilt Show at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, WA 98272. Hours are 10 - 5 Friday & Sat., 10 - 4 on Sunday.  Admission is $8.
For more info, see the website. or email showinfo@quiltersanonymous.org 

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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Crystal Quilters Calendar - December 2015

Friday, Dec. 4 11:30 am - Crystal Quilters' Annual Christmas Potluck and Party plus a General Guild meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.  We will begin eating at 12 noon.  Please bring a dish to share and two fat quarters in a plain brown sack for a fun gift exchange. 

* With your dish to share, please list the ingredients for those allergic to foods. 

* Also, please bring a canned food donation for the Food Bank.

* We will hold the drawing for the guild's Opportunity Quilt at this meeting.  Please be sure to bring any ticket stubs that have been sold but not yet turned in.

* Please wear a name tag.

Please Note: There will not be a guild workshop in the month of December.



Friday, Jan. 8 - 11:30 am - Lunch at a location To Be Determined
1:00 pmGeneral Guild meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St., Buckley.

Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events

Feb. 25 - 28 - Sewing and Stitchery Expo, Puyallup Fair and Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave.SW, Puyallup 98371.
For further information, see the website.

March 11-13 - Quilters Anonymous Annual Quilt Show, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, WA 98272
For more info, see the website.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Crystal Quilters Calendar - November 2015



Friday, Nov. 6 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at The Lee, 1110 Griffin Ave.
1:00 pm - General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.  
We will have the re-cap report on the Quilt Show, and as well as the presentation of our slate of officers for next year.

Friday, Nov. 20 - 1:00 pm. Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.

Friday, Dec. 4 - 11:30 am  General Guild Meeting and Annual Christmas Party at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley. We'll have a potluck lunch, so please bring a dish to share.
We will also have the drawing for the 2015 Raffle Quilt at this meeting, so make sure your ticket stubs and money are turned in!
More info on this meeting soon!

* Don't forget to wear a nametag!

Fabric for quilts for teen boys/men is still needed for our Comfort Quilts.

Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *

November 12-14 - Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival, Washington State (Puyallup) Fairground, 110 - 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup, WA 98371-6811.  Admission: $10 for 3 Days or $9 with coupon (postcard). Hours: 10 am - 5 pm Thursday & Friday, 10 am - 4 pm, Saturday.  Free Parking.
For more info, see the website.

Nov. 13 - 15 - "Shapes and Angles" Block Party Quilters 30th Annual Quilt ShowIssaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Boulevard South, Issaquah, WA.  Fri & Sat. 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4. Featured artist will be Janet Steadman.  Admission $7.
For more info, see the website.

November 21 - "Every Quilt has a Story"-- Family History Quilt Show, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 13420 94th Avenue East, Puyallup, WA  98373
For more information:  Elizabeth Thomas at (253) 224-2756 or elizabethquilts@hotmail.com

Thursday, November 26 - Happy Thanksgiving!



Thursday, October 8, 2015

Come To The Quilt Show!!


Friday, October 9th and Saturday, October 10th!



Here is where to find the show:

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We hope to see you there!

Monday, September 28, 2015

Crystal Quilters Calendar - October 2015

Thursday, October 1 - 2 - 4 pm.  Quilt Collection Day
The Quilt Show Committee and volunteers will be collecting your Quilt Show entries at Cedar Community Church.  Cedar is on the corner of Mason and Cedar Street in Buckley.  The quilts will be collected in the Activity Hall on the Mason Street side of the church.  Bring your quilts, each in their own white plastic bag with a copy of your quilt entry form taped to the outside.  The third copy of your entry is for you to keep for claiming your quilt at the end of the show.   If you can’t make the collection day, call Nancy or Jan and make arrangements for dropping quilts off early.

Friday, Oct. 2 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Mariachi Alegre, 29401 Hwy 410 in Buckley,
1:00 pm- General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.

Friday & Saturday, October 9th and 10th - 10 am to 5 pm daily - Sharing Our Stitches - our quilt show!
For more information, click on the "Our Quilt Show" tab at the top of the page.

Friday, Oct. 16 - 1:00 pm. Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.  Donna will teach the Kaleidoscope quilt.


Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *

October 2-18 - Washington Road Trip Shop Hop
For more info, see the website.

October 2-3West Sound Quilters Quilt Show, Kitsap County Fairgrounds - Presidents Hall, 1200 NW Fairgrounds Road, Bremerton, WA 98311
For more info, see the website.

October 3Clark County Quilters Annual Stash Bazaar, Salmon Creek United Methodist Church, 12217 NE Hwy 99, Vancouver, WA 98686 
For more info, see the website.

October 8-10 - Patchin' People Quilters' 22nd Fall Festival, Pullman, Washington
For more info, see the website.

October 9-10 Washington Stars Quilt Guild Quilt Show, Washington Land Yacht Harbor, 9101 Steilacoom Road SE, Olympia, WA 98513
For more info, see the website.

October 9 - 10 - "What Fall Means to Me" Quilt Show & Challenge, Tangled Threads Quilt Shop, 202 6th St., Lynden, WA 98264
(360) 318-1567
For more info, see the website.

October 16-18 - "I Heart Quilts", 37th Annual Quilt Show by Washington State Quilters, Spokane County Fair & Expo Center, 404 N. Havana Spokane, WA 99202 Admission is $8 for three days.
For more info, see the website.

October 23-25 - "Imagination" Quilt Show by Crazy Quilters of Federal Way.  Fri & Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4.  Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatics Center (Banquet Hall), 650 SW Campus Drive, Federal Way.  For more info, see the website.

October 23-25 - "Four Sisters in Stitches" 2015 Featured Artist Show, Clark County Quilters, HH Hall Building, 10000 NE 7th Ave, Vancouver, WA. 
For more info, see the website.

Nov. 13 - 15 - "Shapes and Angles" Block Party Quilters 30th Annual Quilt ShowIssaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Boulevard South, Issaquah, WA.  Fri & Sat. 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 4. Featured artist will be Janet Steadman.  Admission $7.
For more info, see the website.

November 12-14Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival, Washington State (Puyallup) Fairground, 110 - 9th Ave. SW, Puyallup, WA 98371-6811.  Admission: $10 for 3 Days or $9 with coupon (postcard). Hours: 10 am - 5 pm Thursday & Friday, 10 am - 4 pm, Saturday.  Free Parking.
For more info, see the website.

November 21"Every Quilt has a Story"-- Family History Quilt Show, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 13420 94th Avenue East, Puyallup, WA  98373
For more information:  Elizabeth Thomas at (253) 224-2756 or elizabethquilts@hotmail.com

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Crystal Quilters Calendar - September 2015

Friday, Sept. 18 - Deadline for Quilt Show Entries paperwork to be submitted!
1:00 pm - Guild Workshop at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.

We will be working on aprons to sell at the Country Store.  If you need help finishing your quilts for the Quilt Show or help filling out your Entry Form, you'll find it here.  Also, there will be volunteers available to take photos of submissions for the quilt show, so if you need photos taken, bring your entries to the workshop!

Quilt entry deadline is September 18th at our workshop. Every quilt must have a completed entry form with a photo.  The quilt size is important so measure it please.  Make 2 additional copies of the form.  Give one of the completed forms to Nancy or Jan at the September 4th meeting or September 18th workshop.  You can email forms to Jan at gjburley67(at)msn(dot)com before the September 18th deadline.   Keep the other 2 forms.  Volunteers will have cameras at the workshop along with blank forms.  The Quilt Show Committee plans the quilt layout and makes the labels from these forms so it is very important they get them as early as possible.

Also, please bring donations of 7 inch equilateral triangles of Christmas fabric (2 coordinating pieces each) and give to Judy at the workshop.  She needs these for the Make & Take at the Quilt Show.

Thursday, October 1 - 2 - 4 pm.  Quilt Collection Day
The Quilt Show Committee and volunteers will be collecting your Quilt Show entries at Cedar Community Church.  Cedar is on the corner of Mason and Cedar Street in Buckley.  The quilts will be collected in the Activity Hall on the Mason Street side of the church.  Bring your quilts, each in their own white “garbage” bag with one of the forms taped to the outside.  The third copy of your entry is for you to keep for claiming your quilt at the end of the show.   If you can’t make the collection day, call Nancy or Jan and make arrangements for dropping quilts off early.  We can’t collect quilts at a meeting or workshop!

Friday, Oct. 2 - 11:30 am - Lunch will be at Mariachi Alegre, 29401 Hwy 410 in Buckley,
1:00 pm- General Guild Meeting at the Buckley Fire Station, 611 S. Division St, Buckley.

Friday & Saturday, October 9th and 10th - Sharing Our Stitches - our quilt show!
For more information, click on the "Our Quilt Show" tab at the top of the page.


* Upcoming Quilt Shows and Events *

September 15-18 - Annual Gig Harbor Quilt Walk in Downtown Gig Harbor, WA will feature quilts in dozens of local businesses. Maps of where the quilts are located will be available at downtown merchants and the Gig Harbor Visitor Information Center (3125 Judson Street)

September 18-19, "Starry Starry Night", EverGreen Quilters Show, Birchwood Presbyterian Church, Family Life Center, 400 Meadowbrook Ct, Bellingham, WA  98226
For more info, see the website.

September 18-20 - Sea Pal Quilters' Annual Quilt Show, Ocean Shores Convention Center, 120 W Chance A LaMer, Ocean Shores, WA 98569
For more info, see the website.

September 18-20 - Walla Walla Valley Annual Quilt Show, Walla Walla Fairgrounds, 360 Orchard St, Walla Walla, WA 99362.  Featured quilter will be Katie Pedersen.
For more info, see the website or email info@wallawallaquiltfestival.org

September 24 - October 3 - North Central Washington Quilt Shop Hop.  For more info, contact Dianne at The Attic Window Quilt Shop @ 509-888-2006 or see the website.

September 26 - Annual Outdoor Quilt Show "A Festival of Color", Main Street, Duvall, WA.
For more info, see the website.

October 2-3 - "The Evolution of Quilting: A 30 Year Journey" West Sound Quilters Quilt Show, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, President's Hall,  Brementon WA.
For more info, see the website.

October 2 - 18 - Washington Road Trip 2015.  For more info, see the website.

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Monday, July 6, 2015

Crystal Quilters Calendar - July 2015

Friday, July 10 - Noon (please arrive @ 11 am) - Guild Potluck Picnic and Challenge Quilt Reveal in Clarine's beautiful yard. Please bring your favorite dish to share, a chair, your Challenge quilt for the reveal, and any Show & Tell items.  There will be a short business meeting, and voting on the challenge quilts. 
* We will also be having an "Unfinished and Unwanted Project" exchange, so if you have a project that you no longer care to finish, maybe someone else will love it!  
* Don't forget to bring any Traveling Round Robin box(es) to the picnic to pass!

Friday, July 17 - 1:00 pm  QFC, 1009 Monroe Ave.  Exchange Traveling Round Robin boxes.

Information for the King County Fair:

Sunday & Monday, July 12 - 13 - 9 am - 5 pm.  Bring your entries for the King County Fair to the fairgrounds.

Tuesday, July 14 - Judging of the quilt entries by judge Jeannie Hunt

Wednesday, July 15 - 9 am -  5 pm. Hanging the quilts at the King Co. Fair

Fair hours: Thurs & Friday, July 16 - 17 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, July 18 - 10 a.m. - 12 Midnight
Sunday, July 19 - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Pick up quilts: Sunday, July 19 - 6 - 7 p.m.

There will be more information on the Fair at our picnic July 10.

Wednesday, July 29 - 12:30 pm. - Quilt Show Committee meeting at the Buckley Library123 S. River Ave.

Wednesday, August 12 - 1:00 pm. Quilt Show Committee meeting at the Buckley Library123 S. River Ave.

Upcoming Quilt Show & Events


June 21 - Sept. 8 - Washington Row By Row Experience. For more info, see the website.

July 1 - October 4, 2015 - 30 Quilts for 30 Years: Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry exhibit at La Conner Quilt Museum, La Conner, WA.
For more info, see Caryl's website or the Museum's website

July 9 - 11 Oregon Summer Quilt Expo: "A Celebration of Quilt, Knit and Stitch Artistry".  10 am to 5 pm at Sisters Convention Center, Redmond, Oregon.  There will be classes (including Make It & Take It workshops) and an expanded vendor mall.  For more info, see the website.

July 11 - Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show, Sisters, Oregon. For more info, see the website.

Friday - Sunday, July 17-19 - "Hearts, Friends and Flowers" Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club Annual Show, Sequim Middle School Gym, 301 W. Hendrickson, Sequim, WA. $5 donation entry.
For more info, see the website.

July 24-26 - 'Roaring Twenties' Quilt Show by the Covington Quilters, Cedar Heights Middle School, 19640 SE 272nd St. Covington, WA 98042.  Fri and Sat 10- 5, Sun 10-4.  For more info, see the website.

Friday & Saturday, July 31 - August 2 Willapa Festival Quilt Show, Raymond, WA. Hours: Friday 9 - 5, Sat. 9 - 4 at Raymond High School, 825 Commercial St., Raymond, WA 98577.  Free admission.  For more information, call 360-942-2910 or 360-875-6406.  

Saturday & Sunday, August 15 - 16 - 9 am - 4 pm Conconully Quilt & Craft Show, sponsored by the Conconully Chamber of Commerce.  Main Street, Kathy's Deli to Maggie's Mercantile, Conconully, WA 98819  Free admission.
For more info,  Email: outdoorquiltandcraftshow@gmail.com OR Phone: Janet Warner, (509) 826-2241

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