Connecting Threads - Starts Sept 8, 2016 at 09:00am at Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre
1 year | September 6, 2016Connecting Threads is a group of quilters from the community, the majority of which belong to the Prairie Piecemakers Quilters’ Guild, that meet every Thursday at the Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre to make items for donation. Quilt tops are made from donated cotton fabric from our members
Sask Energy Share the Warmth program
1 year | September 6, 2016The Guild is honoured to have received $1000 from the Sask Energy “Share the Warmth” program to purchase batting and flannelette for donation quilts through Connecting Threads. There were 30 grants of $1000 awarded in the province and we were one of the
Pillow Case Dy 2016
1 year | September 6, 2016On Thur. June 16th, 29 enthusiastic people showed up at Connecting Threads and made 171 pillow cases. These were donated to YWCA, WISH Safe House and Regina Transition
June Meeting -Monika Kinner-Whelan, a textile artist, from Saskatoon was our guest speaker.
1 year | August 1, 2016Monika Kinner-Whelan, a textile artist, from Saskatoon was our guest speaker at our June meeting. She spoke on how she creates her prairie landscape pictures from taking her own pictures, choosing her fabrics, free motion machine quilting the backgrounds to hand embroidering the foreground with