Welcome to Columbus Metropolitan
one of Central Ohio's oldest quilt guilds
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
CMQ meetings are held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1479
Morse Road, Columbus 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.
2014 CMQ Meetings
||“Quilting From a Man’s Point of View” - Ann Calland will bring quilts that were designed and constructed by her late brother Fred Calland, a former classical music NPR personality and unique quilt designer. The book "Not Another Like It… On the Block" features 35 of Fred’s distinctive quilts and his amusing and interesting essays about each quilt. See www.fredcallandquilts.com for more information.
Anita Gastaldo from Sew to Speak - "The Ties That Bind". Anita, her mother and her daughter will bring some things to show. They will talk about working together, sewing together, growing together.
|| The Glass Thimble’s Justine McKenna on “Purses, Bags, and Embellishments”
Joan Reigel - "Needlework Tools and Trinkets" Bring any old needlework tools to share with the group after Joan’s presentation
||Summer Potluck starting at 6:30 p.m. Location to be announced
||To be announced.
"Buttons, Mementos of History and Art" - Marilyn Regrut, an active member of the National Button Society, Buckeye State Button Society and the Central Ohio Button Collectors. Always a popular embellishment on quilts, wall hangings, and other quilted items, buttons and the hobby of button collecting will be this month’s program. Bring a favorite button or two to share with the group during the break.
Quilt Spectacular - March 28-29, 2014 –"The Art of it All"
Our biennial Quilt Spectacular show features a display of traditional and contemporary quilts, wall hangings, and quilted items. Guests also enjoy the popular Quilters' Garage Sale, vendors, special exhibits, a little quilts and accessories silent auction, door prizes, food and more.
Admission: $5 at the door. Print this page and present it for $1 off admission.
Location: Haimerl Center
Address: 1421 Morse Rd, Columbus, OH, 43224
Dates and Hours: March 28 from 10am – 6pm, March 29 from 10am - 4pm
Description: quilts, vendors, little quilt auction, opportunity quilt, quilters’ garage sale, food, fun!
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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