All posts by: Kathy Callahan

About Kathy Callahan

As we wind down 2020, it is time to look forward. What new adventures are you planning to engage in during 2021? A new quilting technique, a pattern you always wanted to try, or completing another UFO? GQCCC will be having more speaker classes on Zoom beginning in January. Be sure to check them out […]

It is time to reflect on the past year and be thankful for our blessings while getting ready to welcome the new year. For many, UFOs that have been sitting around (sometimes for years), were dusted off and completed. For GQCCC, we were fast forwarded into new technologies that will have lasting future benefits. Membership […]

I love the gradient colors of Ombré fabrics. It reminds me of the colors of nature, like the changing of fall foliage. This month Jennifer Sampou is speaking about Ombré fabrics and teaching a class. The class project is a reversible table runner and will be on Zoom. Hurry and sign up and invite your […]

Our August Zoom Social was a big hit. We had four quilt shops give unique presentations that showcased beautiful fabrics, provided some great inspirations, and made us laugh and smile. Sharon Arce stepped down as Membership Secretary to enjoy retirement. We are grateful for the time she gave the guild. Jean Gualtieri is now Membership […]

During the hot summery days, we just keep zooming along here at GQCCC. We had another successful general meeting in July with 112 participants. August will be another great opportunity to connect. Normally a sew-in or demo-day, this year it is a Quilt Shop Tour. We will have four quilt shops come and give you […]

Huzzah! Our first Zoom General Meeting had a great turnout with over 100 members and guests. What a way to end our fiscal year. At the meeting we had nine lucky members receive gift cards for renewing their membership for 2020-21: Kelly Doidge, Debbie Snyder–Puder, Kathy Schmitz, Kathy Baker, Waunell Michels, Claudia Foster, Carolina Solis, […]

Photos of our two challenges and some of the small groups are in Albums under Resources. Any member that completes a Fiesta Time Challenge whether it was originally entered in the show or not can email a photo to Kathy Callahan for inclusion in the album!

Happy May. I hope the visual beauty blooming this Spring is inspiring your quilting creativity. With the Stay at Home Order still in effect, May’s General Meeting is cancelled. We will have the 2020 Opportunity Quilt drawing via Facebook Live on May 18th at 7pm. A link will be emailed. May is when we elect […]

Thank you everyone that took time to vote in our digital election. Mary Pimentel-Wheeler is Recording Secretary, Cathy Sargent is 2nd VP and Eileen Limberg is Treasurer. This month we had members graciously give of their time to the Guild, filling some needed positions. Yay! Ann Hoeft is the 2022 Opportunity Quilt Chair; she is […]