Tag: Agave Quilters Guild

Agave Quilters News

Loy Rheinauer The Agave Quilters February meeting will be held on Feb. 19 at 1 p.m. in the Navajo Room at Sun Lakes Country Club. Our guild is open to new members of all skill levels… those who are beginners with an interest in learning to quilt, others to improve their talents, and, of course, those…

Agave Quilters Guild News

The Agave Quilters Guild recently celebrated the holiday season with a festive luncheon at Palo Verde. Members enjoyed their friendships, some fun games with fun prizes, and, as always, a Show and Tell of members’ works; inspiration to start off the New Year of 2020 with new ideas and new incentive for quilting, the work…

Agave Quilters Guild news

Member education classes are offered every month. These classes are taught by members.

At their monthly meeting on March 6 at 1:00 p.m. at the Sun Lakes Oakwood Ballroom, the Agave Quilters Guild will host Patricia Knouchel. Patricia is the sister of nationally-known quilter Eleanor Burns who introduced her Quilt in a Day 40 years ago, cultivating a quilt making revolution. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Quilt…

Agave Quilters Guild news

  The original Sun Lakes Quilting Guild was established in the 1990s. The purpose of the guild is to promote the appreciation of quilting, to sponsor quilting activities, to encourage quilt making and collecting, to contribute to the knowledge of quilting through education and to promote friendship. We also have a community service program and…

Agave Quilters welcome Felicia Brenoe

Agave Quilters Guild, based in Sun Lakes, will have its first meeting of the 2017-2018 season on September 6, at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakwood Country Club ballroom. The program will feature Felicia Brenoe, a designer of quilt and applique patterns. Felicia was featured in a segment on the Fons and Porter Love of Quilting television…

8th annual Quilt Show and Sale

A few of the beautiful boutique table items for sale at the 8th Annual Agave Quilters Guild Quilt Show Saturday, April 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Sun Lakes Country Club Navajo room

Agave Quilters Guild will host its 8th annual free quilt show Saturday, April 1, in the Sun Lakes Country Club Navajo Room from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. New this year is a viewer’s choice award, and each attendee will have a chance to vote and receive a free raffle ticket to try their luck…

Master Quilters recognized

Edna Hayn and Martha Powell display the handwork that has earned them Master Quilter recognition by the Agave Quilters Guild. Both small quilts and two others will be silent auction items at the Agave Quilt Show on April 1 at Sun Lakes Country Club.

Barb Brandt Agave Quilters Guild, based in Sun Lakes, is recognizing two members as Master Quilters. Edna Hayn and Martha Powell are hand quilters, continuing the time-honored tradition of piecing and quilting by hand. Residents of SunBird, both are also members of Hand Sewing, a friendship group within the guild. An Agave member since 1994,…

A beautiful opportunity

Stitched by members of Agave Quilters Guild from donated fabrics and pattern, this raffle quilt is an opportunity to own a beautiful heirloom.

The beautiful quilt pictured is just one of the raffle items offered at the eighth annual Agave Quilters Guild Quilt Show, Saturday, April 1, at the Sun Lakes Country Club. Traditionally called an “opportunity quilt,” the quilt is a fundraiser for the Guild and supports programming and community outreach. Other raffle items at the Quilt…