The Quilting Bees guild met on April 2. Extensive discussion was held concerning the Quilter’s Celebration offerings for the all-day meeting 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on June 1, in the fellowship hall of the First Presbyterian Church of Larned. A potluck luncheon is included for this free event and open to the public whether you are a quilter or not. The event will include numerous door prizes from quilt shops and individuals. For additional information call the church, 620-285-6033.
Colleen Wolf of Larned presented the program on “Folded Star” ornaments from 2 ½ inch, 4 inch and 10 inch squares decorated with ornamental buttons and ribbons. Many samples were shown and ways of construction.
Show and Tell participants were: Mary Weber, spring placements; Colleen, T-shirt quilt top with sashing; Diane Schultz, kit with Shamrock table runner top; Alice Clapsaddle, two items quilted on embroidery machine, gifts from a cousin; Merlene Baird, blue/white winter scene wall hanging top forgotten that had recently resurfaced.
The next regular meeting will be at 6 p.m. on April 16 at the church.