CMQ meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. (unless noted otherwise). In addition to the scheduled program, there is a brief business meeting, show and tell, and more. Meetings usually last until 9:00 p.m.
CMQ meetings are held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1479 Morse Road, Columbus, OH 43229. (East of I-71 between Maize and Karl). Click here for directions.
Join us at one of our monthly meetings — guests are always welcome! We hope you will join after attending two meetings.
September 20 – AnneMarie Chany
Our presenter will be AnneMarie Chany, a local quilt artist, who founded the Columbus Modern Quilt Guild, has appeared on TV and has published a number of books on quilting. www.genxquilters.com
October 18 – Protect Your Investment – Have Your Quilts Appraised!
Our presenter will be certified quilt appraiser, Amy Korn. She will answer the question “Quilt Appraisals – Why They are Needed”. She will explain the quilt appraisal process and how it is valuable for our quilts.
November 15 – All About Batiks
Presenters from Lunn Fabrics in Lancaster will talk about how the Lunn Fabric Company produces their beautiful batik fabrics.
December – Annual Holiday Potluck
Date and time to be announced
Recent program presenters and topics have included Vicki Pignatelli, Elizabeth Palmer-Spilker, Marcey Arter, a special viewing of the Ohio History Connection quilt collection, Quilt Beginnings, Sew to Speak, Red Rooster and Serendipitee quilt shop programs, and social gatherings. We’ve also had programs featuring hand embroidery, buttons, and sewing history.
Kid Quilts – annual show at Northwood High Building – January 2017
Inniswood Show – annual “flora and fauna” show – January 28- February 6, 2017
Quilt Spectacular – will return in 2018
In the event of a meeting cancellation due to inclement weather, members will receive an e-mail or a phone call. Please call one of the CMQ officers if you have not been contacted and you have questions about whether the meeting is cancelled.
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