Quilters Plus Guild

Sewing and Serving in

Chicago's Southland Since 1979

2018 Quilters Plus Calendar

Join us for stimulating presenters and skill-expanding classes! Quilters Plus monthly events feature many nationally known artists and are held at the Blakey Center, 1 S. Rebecca, Glenwood, IL. Unless listed, lectures and workshops start at 9:30 am.

January 10

Karen Jablonski

"Needle Arts Journey" and French Boutis Trunk Show

1:00 pm Class

French Boutis Embroidery Class

Vending by Cotton Cottage of Valparaiso, IN


February 14

Andrea Fox

"Vintage Quilts"

1:00 pm Class

Pineapple Log Cabin Blocks with the Creative Grids Pineapple Trim Tool

Vending by Fox Farmhouse, Lowell, IN

March 14

Bonnie Hunter

"Adventures with Leaders and Enders"

1:00 pm Class

Pineapple Blossom Class

March 15

All-Day Class

Scrappy Trip Around the World Quilt

April 11

Cheryl Sleboda

"Working Weekly - Staying Inspired"

April 12

All-Day Class

"Cartooning for Life"


May 9

School House


June 13

Spring Luncheon - Terry Degenkolb, Speaker 

"A Whimsical Journey"

June 14   

All-Day Class


July 11

Phyllis Fay

Lecture and Trunk Show on Deb Tucker's Studio 180 Patterns and Tools 

1:00 pm  Class

Studio 180 Bread and Butter Runner


August 8 

Community Service


September 12  

Penny Sturges

"No Wimpy Bags"

1:00 pm  Class

"The CUBE"

September 13

All-Day Class

New Design Satchel Bag

October 10

Barb Eikmeier

"Big Block, Small Block"

1:00 pm  Class

"Charming Logs"   

October 11

All-Day Class

Back Basting Machine Applique


November 14

Top Shelf Quilts

"Fall Market Review"

November 15

All-Day Class

Judy Niemeier Poinsettia


December 13

Christmas Party

Bonnie Hunter
Cheryl Sleboda
Terry Degenkolb
Penny Sturges