Welcome to the Venice Area Quilters' Guild
Our next evening Membership Meeting is September 28, 2016 at the Venice
Community Center. Doors open at 6:15 for socializing, visiting the
library, signing up for classes and Quilt Escape and other guild
activities. That evening we will be sharing our favorite quilting
tips and showing off our recent projects. Come prepared to share
ideas and show off your summer projects. It will be an evening of
getting to know other members and lots of fun.
you have photos that you envision as quilts but don't know where to
start? Sharon Bottini's Beginning Landscape class is just what you
need. This quilt was inspired by a photo of a stand of aspens.
There is room in the September 28th class. Visit the Classes
section for more information.
are held on the 2nd Wednesdays of each month from 9-2 at the the
Venice Community Center. Our ongoing Community Service
project is to make nap quilts for every child entering the Head
Start program in south Sarasota County. The quilts were
delivered in August, but you can still turn in quilts at any informal
workshop. The Community Service committee is always looking
for donations of fabric suitable for childrens quilts - bright solids
and fun themes.
Are you looking to learn something new? Check out our Classes page
and sign up now to reserve your place. For more in depth classes,
check out our biennial retreat "Quilt Escape" offerings.
Our Treasurer points out that when you mail to the guild Post Office
Box, you can save a stamp by combining all of your mail (membership,
class enrollment or Quilt Escape) into one envelope. You can also
write one check for the total if you prefer.
Meetings, workshops and most classes are held at the
Venice Community Center
(click for Map)
326 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL 34285
To see the new schedule for the 2016 - 2017 year ,
To become a member, or to renew your membership,
download the form.
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