Saturday, March 14 workshop with Christen
Brown - "Ribbonwork
Flower Garden". Learn the art of hand embroidering with silk
ribbon and how you can use it for quilts and many other needlework projects.
Saturday, April 11 "Zentangles" workshop with Sharla
Hicks of Soft Expressions in Anaheim. Zentangle to boost confidence,
learn how to focus and get in touch with your intuitive creativity while
exploring (without intimidation) abstract designs that are uniquely
Angotti "Let Me Surprise You" Mystery Quilt Finally
a class that you know you have brought the right things for! In this
fun-filled class, a kit of CUT fabrics is furnished. This is a wonderful
group workshop for those that just want to sew and not have any cutting
or thinking to do.
May 2 Charlotte
Angotti will join us at our Quarterly General
Meeting for "Your Stash! My Stash! *design, color, collections and quilts*"
complete calendar - now updated through December 2015 - more info and
sign-ups on our
welcome at our General Meetings for a $10.00 fee.
of paid registration fees will be made only if the cancelled space can
be filled. We will maintain a waiting list. If we cannot fill the space
by our waiting list, you may designate a friend to take your place.
Please notify the Program Chair of the name of any substitute. If a
replacement for your space is not found, your registration fee will
to view quilts by our members
7, 2015 Quilters Showcase
18 , 2014 Quilters Showcase
16, 2014 Quilters Showcase
2, 2014 Quilters Showcase
February 8, 2014 Quilters
12 , 2013 Quilters Showcase
17 , 2013 Quilters Showcase
18, 2013 Quilters Showcase
9, 2013 Quilters Showcase
12, 2012 Quilters Showcase
11, 2012 Quilters Showcase
May 12, 2012 Quilters
February 11, 2012
October 22, 2011
August 13, 2011 Quilters Showcase
May 21, 2011 Quilters
12, 2011 Quilters Showcase
October 9, 2010 Quilters Showcase
Quilters is open to all traditional, contemporary and art quilters of
any age, from beginner to expert. Lecture presentations, workshops and
field trips are held throughout the year.
A new kind of quilt guild organized for educational
and charitable purposes; to promote cooperation and the exhange of ideas
among quilters; to instruct members in methods and techniques of traditional
and contemporary creative quilting; to serve mini-groups and their philanthropic
endeavors within the community; to inspire personal achievement.
Quilters meets quarterly on Saturday mornings at St. John's Presbyterian
Church at 11000 National Blvd Los Angeles CA 90064 (2 blocks East of Sepulveda
Blvd.) Ample free parking!
here for ways that Quilters can help others through our philanthropy
our Calendar page often for a complete schedule
of lecturers and workshops through 2015.
questions or to join our mailing list e-mail to: Westsidequilters@yahoo.com
on the links below to access Amazon.com and iGive.com. When
you purchase online through these links - books, electronics, almost
anything - Westside Quilters will automatically receive a percentage
at no cost to you. In addition, when you register with iGive.com, WQ
receives a bonus!
Quilters is a Member of
the Southern California Council of Quilt Guilds www.sccqq.org
Quilters is tax-exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3)
of the Internal Revenue Code, and classified as a public charity under
section 170 of the Code, according to the determination letter dated
May 26, 2011 received from the Internal Revenue Service. The effective
date of exemption is June 17, 2010. Donations to Westside Quilters are
fully tax-deductible for individuals and other entities such as corporations,
partnerships, trusts; Westside Quilters also is qualified to accept
tax deductible bequests and gifts or transfers of gifts.
most recent events -
"Labyrinth" workshop with
Debbie Maddy. She also spoke at our
Saturday General Meeting on
Diamonds, No 'Y' Seams / Old Quilts, New Methods"
photos here. ..
you get to Road To
year to see the Ontario Convention Center Atrium bedecked with 35
quilts from talented Westside Quilters Members? If not see
UFO Sewing Day. WQ Members brought their unfinished projects
for a day of free sewing. Pat Karasick gave lots of good tips and
Saturday afternoon, December 6th Westside Quilters members enjoyed
a delicious afternoon Holiday Tea and raised $500.00 for the Westside
Food Bank. See
"Giving for Thanksgiving" Philanthropy workshop. 77 children's
quilts - quilted, bound and labeled - ready to be sent to local
photos of the workshop and the quilt deliveries ......
October 18th - Lisa Coulombe
presented a trunk show of her wearable art work at our Saturday
Quarterly General Meeting. See
September 20th Ann Turley
visited and taught us all about "Making Faces"
fabulous weekend with a lecture at our May 3rd General Meeting and
the sold out 2-day
workshop - :"Abstracting From Nature" with Jane
star, co-founder of "The Quilt Show" and star of "Simply
Quilts" (shown here with Nancy King the raffle grand prize
winner) visited Westside Quilters on Sunday, April 14, 2013 for
an afternoon of great talk, beautiful quilts and surprises.. See
Articles of Incorporation