Westside Quilters is part of this series of exhibits at the LDS
Our segment is
September 6-18. The Center is open daily 9am to 9pm. Free Admission.
the Saturday, September 20th workshop with
Ann Turley "Making Faces, Too" we'll learn three methods
that lead to a self-portrait. Use Ann's atterns as a jumping-off point,
or try a woodcut-style face. Either way, you will end the day with a
small quilt, unique to you.
24th and 25th Lisa Coulombe
will present a Friday workshop "Everyday Wearable Art and Beyond"
on piecing techniques for quilted jackets and totes and a trunk show
of her wearable art work at our Saturday Quarterly General Meeting.
November 8 our annual "Giving for Thanksgiving" Philanthropy workshop.
We'll be making children's quilts for local charities. Kits to complete
in advance are available....
complete calendar - now updated through December 2015 - more info and
sign-ups on our
Visitors are 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
August 16, 2014 Coming Soon....
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 -
15 and 16 we were joined by Bay Area textile artist Laurel
Anderson for a machine applique' workshop on Friday and
a presentation at our Saturday General Meeting. See
18 Field Trip to Hoffman Fabrics for a tour... See
June 21st Patt Blair brought all of her Tsukineko Inks and markers
and taught us "Painting Fabrics with Inks"
fabulous weekend with a lecture at our May 3rd General Meeting and
the sold out 2-day
workshop - :"Abstracting From Nature" with Jane
April 12th Andi Perejda
led us as we experimented with Arashi Shibori Dyeing in the
St. Alban's Church kitchen. See
on March 14 with a great technique workshop - Rotary Cutting with
No Rule(r)s “
See photos ..
7- 8, 2014 - Sheila
Frampton Cooper visited
for a Friday workshop - "Express Your True Self: One Piece
at a Time" and spoke at our Saturday General Meeting.
See photos ..
Party Quilt" workshop with Jean Impey on January 11th.
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 for an afternoon
of great talk, beautiful quilts and surprises.. See
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