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|COKAS Christmas Bazaar and Bake Sale|
Saturday, December 9, 2017
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.. in Church Social Hall
Shop with over 30 Artisan Vendors
Kids Shopping Corner (50 cents - $3)
Decorated Christmas Tree Raffle
Christ Our King and Savior Catholic Church
6391 Lake Oconee Parkway
Greensboro, GA 30642
|Reminders to Guild Members:|
CHALLENGE QUILTS -
Block of the Month
Paula Tanner has a quilt on display for 2 years with International Quilt Association's "Celebration of Color" Exhibit. Paula’s beautiful quilt was first shown in Chicago at their convention and will appear again in Houston at Quilt Festival this fall. The quilt is entitled "Blowing Bubbles" and was first shown at our Guild's luncheon meeting in December 2016. Congratulations Paula!
Please check Programs/Workshops page for changes and updates to various dates since our first meeting! All Supply Lists are linked from the workshop or class listing.
|FOR SALE by Gloria Chandler:|
Description: Janome 9400. Brand new. Features: 11" bed space, 1060 stitches per minute, LCD color touchscreen, 1/4" foot, extra wide table (attachment), free motion quilting foot, 350 built in stitches (4alphabets), needle up-down feature, knee lift, pop up light, low bobbin alert, pressure foot triggered to go down automatically, extra needle plates, dual feed foot, speed control slide, automatic thread cutter, 19 standard feet & accessories included, instructional DVD, 2 year warranty. Retails for $5000. Selling for $2500.
|Baby Lock Tiara II for sale.|
6 months old, used 3 times; in great condition;
comes with a bobbin winder, extra bobbins, Operators Manual; will include the chair I use with the machine.
Model BLTR16-2. Original Cost $6500; Sale Price $4500.00 Contact: Margie Read, 706-444-6635
|Felting Machine – Janome FM 725 $150|
The FM725 is a needle felting machine - does not sew but uses barbed needles to mesh fabrics together. The fibers mingle to create new color and texture combinations that cannot be achieved with embroidery, applique and any other kind of needlework. Doesn't require thread, bobbin, or any previous sewing experience. Excellent condition. Includes 4 bags of wool fiber, assorted colors. Local pickup or meet. Contact: Margie Read, 706 444-6635
Brother ScanNCut $300
Create appliques from built in images or scan your own. Works with paper, fabric, felt, etc. Local pickup or meet.
Contact Margie Read, 706 444-6635
|On-Line Items of Interest to Quilters:|
The LOQG made the front cover of the Atlanta Senior News, Vol 27, No. 7, July 2013, because of our participation in the Quilts of Valor program. Go to page 8 of this magazine to see the QOV story and to see the LOQG picture. The magazine can be found here.
|About our Bulletin Board|
This page gives you the opportunity to keep Guild Members informed about upcoming shows and events, as well as items of interest to quilters.
This page also gives Members the opportunity to list quilting or sewing-related items that they have enjoyed (or not) and would like to sell to someone else in our guild. To list an item here, please send an e-mail to the webmaster, stating all the details you want posted, and whether you will accept phone calls or e-mails regarding the item. Prospective buyers can call you direct for a picture of your item since our website is limited on photo space.