Elaine Slate

October 2020 Piecemakers meetings report

By Elaine Slate | October 24, 2020

The Piecemakers met on October 7th at Rosenelle's. We enjoyed a nice visit on her patio, admiring the garden. Sue & Kelly were not able to attend and we missed them. We made some plans for 2021 but decided to try to get together for lunch with everyone on October 21st. We met on the… Read More.

September 2, 2020 Piecemakers’ September Meeting Report

By Elaine Slate | September 10, 2020

On September 2nd, five of us met at Rosenelle's again. The heat made us stay indoors so we wore our masks and practiced social distancing. We got together to work on our UFO's but we talked more than worked. Terry brought along a blouse she is making. Hopefully she will model it for us next… Read More.

Ladies Outing: October 7, 2020 – Art Presence Art Center tour – Cancelled

By Elaine Slate | August 28, 2020

For our October outing, we were going to have a private opening/tour of the Art Presence Art Center in Jacksonville. Susan Watson was our planner. When she contacted the art center this week, she learned that they are not doing large group events of any kind. They are open, just not for crowds. We are… Read More.

August 19, 2020 – Piecemakers had a lovely meeting on Rosenelle’s patio

By Elaine Slate | August 27, 2020

The Piecemakers met on August 19, 2020. It was a beautiful day on her shady patio with lovely garden views. We all brought some show and tell items and spent our time sharing all of them. Linda and Rosenelle had attended a class on making the Beatle Bags and were quite pleased with them. Sue… Read More.

July 1, 2020 Piecemakers Meeting at Rosenelle’s – Class on Cathedral Window quilt block

By Elaine Slate | July 9, 2020

The masked Piecemakers met at Rosenelle's on July 1 for a lesson on how to make a Cathedral Window Quilt block. Rosenelle was our instructor extraordinaire. She worked very hard to make it easy for us to socially distance ourselves and we wore our masks when appropriate. As always, we had a few show &… Read More.

Ladies Outing: August 4, 2020, tour of Medford Weather Service – CANCELED

By Elaine Slate | June 23, 2020

The Ladies Outing for August 4, 2020 was going to be a tour of the Medford Weather Service. Due to COVID 19, I made the decision to cancel the outing because there was no way to do it without putting us at risk. As it turns out, the weather service is not allowing visitors now… Read More.

June 3, 2020 Piecemakers meet at Rosenelle’s – Quilt hanging sleeve lesson and more!

By Elaine Slate | June 10, 2020

On June 3, 2020, the Piecemakers enjoyed a wonderful time on Rosenelle’s shady patio enjoying the view of her amazing garden. What a setting! Rosenelle’s dog kept us company (and got into some of the pictures). We love Bo. Linda Greenstone had prepared a review lesson on making a hanging sleeve. She reviewed the various… Read More.

May 8, 2020 – Piecemakers Meeting at Kelly’s – Fabric Dyeing Lesson

By Elaine Slate | May 18, 2020

On Friday, May 8, 2020, the Piecemakers met in the backyard of Kelly's home. Zoom meetings are fun but we missed seeing each other and had a plan to practice safe social distancing. Kelly Leatherwood voluteered to teach us how to dye fabric. With a huge backyard, she was able to place tables out in… Read More.

April 1, 2020 Piecemakers Virtual Meeting with Zoom

By Elaine Slate | April 4, 2020

The Piecemakers met on April 1st over Zoom. The need to practice social distancing came first but we all really wanted to meet. Our fearless leader, Rosenelle, helped us all learn how to join a meeting by sharing you tube videos with us. Easy peasy! We had a great time sharing our current & completed… Read More.

March 4, 2020 Piecemakers enjoyed a fun meeting with lots of sharing

By Elaine Slate | March 7, 2020

The Piecemakers met at Rosenelle's home. We shared information about washing quilts, pre-washing fabric (to do or not to do?) and had a fun show and tell time as well. Linda Greenstone showed off some adorable boxes with bows, a small purse & scissor holders she and her friend Kellie made. Rosenelle showed off some… Read More.

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