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P.O. Box 641925 Los Angeles, CA 90064


The Next Westside Quilters' General Meeting

Saturday, October 22, 2016

9:30 Social Time
10:00 Meeting and Program

St. John's Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall
11000 National Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064
Click here for map and directions.

Guests are welcome at our General Meetings for a $10:00 fee.

Showcase Speaker: Phylllis Hanson.

Her work with dried flowers will delight, surprise and enchant you.
She will speak about her process and have her work on view and for sale.


Our Featured Speaker

Jan Krentz

"Design Inspiration From Everyday Life" and Trunk Show



Book Lonestar

Jan Krentz is a nationally recognized quilt instructor, author and designer.

She began sewing in 1959 and made her first Quilt: Cathedral Window in the late 1960's
Her needle skills includesewing, clothing construction, cross-stitch, crewel, embroidery, needlepoint and knitting

Jan graduated from High School graduate in Omaha, Nebraska in 1973 and earned a Bachelor of Science, Interior Design & Textile, Clothing & Design from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

She has been teaching quilting since early 1980's. "I teach and present trunk shows for quilt guilds, quilt shops, retreats, and other related groups. My skills include teaching to a variety of students at various quilting abilities, and helping each student create a design that is exciting to them.

"It was a tremendous honor to be nominated for the 1998 Teacher of the Year by my students. I continually strive to do my very best for every class."

She has also designed fabric lines for Timeless Treasures and has designed and marketed various rulers and design templates and has appeared on TV on Simply Quilts and online on The Quilt Show and Craftsy.com

Jan's motivating workshops are packed with practical tips, techniques and methods to insure success. Author of Lone Star Quilts & Beyond, Hunter Star Quilts & Beyond, Diamond Quilts and Beyond, Quick Star Quilts & Beyond, and Quick Diamond Quilts. Jan lives with her husband in Poway, California.

Jan will also be teaching a Friday workshop for us on October 21. "Love That LoneStar". More info on that on the Calendar page.