Monday, October 3, 2016

Corks and Caps Quilt Show

 Members of the Brownwood Quilters' Guild showed 60 quilts at the historical
Brownwood Depot Plaza on October 1st.
The show was held in conjunction with the Corks and Caps event which featured tastings
 of wine and beer from wineries and breweries from across the country. Visitors were given programs to vote for overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd places, and Best of show. 
Best of Show and 3rd place were awarded to Connie Hansen of Comanche County.
 1st place honors went to Connie Hart of Early.
2nd place honors went to Joy Early of Early.
Tickets for the quild donation quilt named "Rancher's Daughter", were also sold and the winner of the quilt was drawn at 9:00 that night.
The winner was Barbara Sanpetro from Brownwood.

(You can click on each picture to enlarge it) 

Saturday, September 24, 2016

September 2016 Show & Tell & Workshop

Connie Hart: Tim’s Star, made for her son, Tim

 Dianna Mayfield: Jacobean Sleigh (hand applique, hand quilted.
Wrapped in Love, a round robin quilt.
Becky Martin: Sampler quilt made from duplicate BOMs from 2013 and 2014, hand-quilted.
 Millie Schwab: Star Burst (also by Vita Weehunt)
Blue Willow
Lana Webb: Boat Racers’ “Wall Hanging”, to be auctioned for a fundraiser for a rescue group.
Donna Swanger led the program/workshop of Vintage Farm Girl blocks.
 Everyone received a brown bag with pattern and background fabric, then chose fabric and cut pieces to make that block.  

Several members stayed to sew and enjoy each others company.