Sunday, August 11, 2013

The meeting place for the August meeting will be at the meeting room in the County Agriculture Building.  311 Fair Lane.  Go straight throu the front door and then a slight right.   

The month of August we will be doing a lesson on
Pulled Threads taught by Jill Baker.  Jill had kitted everything.  All you need to bring is your normal stitching supplies.

See you all there.

Monday, June 24, 2013

We have a new item for our scholarship drawing.  Linda D. has stitching a beautiful Halloween piece and finished it into a box.  I'm sure you all know what beautiful finishing work Linda does. 

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Reminder!!!!! Chapter meeting Monday night. We will be having a round table discussion on Tips, Trials, Tools and general questions. Bring any special tools that you feel you can't live without, maybe others haven't tried them yet. We will discuss Tips to make a project easier and or Trials you are having with a piece that you need help with. It will be a fun evening and we will all go home with more knowledge and ideas.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Friday, February 15, 2013

Spring Scholarship Drawing

The Spring Scholarship drawing will be beaded mini ornaments.  There is one for each season.

Friday, February 8, 2013

Scholarship Fund "Basket"

Our first offering this year is again based on the wonderful things we can pick up at Seminars, Retreats and Region Meetings.  In addition to the mementos from various past events, there are also outstanding learning opportunities included.  The drawing for this wonderful package will be at a meeting later this year.  You do not need to be present to win.

A huge thank you to all who donated to this package!

Winter Offering:

  • 2013 National Seminar in Louisville Kentucky:  Seminar logo pin and complete kit to create a beaded pin version of the jockey’s coat logo.
  • Set of 8 Note Cards, Bluebonnet Homestead by Lois Kershner, acquired at GPR Seminar 2012, Tacoma Washington.
  • One pair Otter Socks, in memory of Asilomar 2008. 
  • Red & White Corset Logo Apron, Nat’l Seminar 2010.
  • Seminar 2012 – “A Touch of Glass” Red & Black Canvas tote bag. 
  • From the 2012 Cook Book Package – Cooking with Crisco Cookbook.
  • Fabrics:  All are Charles Craft in original packages from an Estate donation:
    • 15 X 18 inch, 22 count, White Hardanger  Cotton
    • 15 X 18 inch, 28 count, Rose Monaco Evenweave
    • 15 X 18 inch, 32 count, Ecru Irish Linen

Educational Opportunities

  • Complete Kit:  Lesa’s Garden, by Lesa Steele; Violet Dragonfly with whimsical dragonfly charm & Kreinik silks.  In original packaging.
  • Complete Kit:  Cottage Garden Scissors Case, by Drawn Thread.  In original package
  • Pattern:  Nova, by Genny Morrow (Gently used)
  • Pattern:  Lady Astor, Band Sampler by Periwinkle Promises. (Gently used)

Fine Print:

This scholarship fund is to benefit one of our members who will be attending the 2013 National Seminar in Louisville, Kentucky.  You must be registered for at least one class during the seminar to qualify.  The drawing for the Scholarship Award will be held at an HBAT meeting prior to Seminar. If none of our members is attending the 2013 National Seminar in Louisville, the fund will be rolled forward for the 2014 GPR Region Seminar in Reno, Nevada OR the 2014 National Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona.