Monday, June 25, 2018

Messy Painted Canvas...


We are ready to 

sling the paint around today!



We have paint rollers...

and we know how to use them!





Within minutes the white canvas

is transformed...





Lots of stamping going on...











This is such a FUN way to spend the day!











Good Friends...





Lots of Paint...





Makes for lots of FUN!


















Gather your friends together and...

sling some paint!


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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Quilt Retreat @ the Palace....Spring 2018


Ralph is waiting at the Quilt Palace

to welcome all of the Quilters...



It is our annual Spring Quilt Retreat!

A full week of humming sewing machines.




9 Quilters are attending this year





Kathi is piecing owl eyes...








Linda completed the binding on her

Double Wedding Ring Quilt







Claudette is machine quilting 

her flower quilt









Karri is piecing pinwheel blocks




On Friday we had a Quilters Tea Party:







The table is set for FUN!





Tea Party Food





This was a great way to end our week long

 Spring Quilt Retreat.



Everything is Better when it is Quilted,

The Harlan Valley Quilters


Sunday, January 14, 2018

A Day to Play....


Our sewing machines are resting today...

We are playing with paint on canvas!




Messy Painted Canvas







We begin with a white canvas...







Acrylic Paint...







Foam Paint Rollers...






Layer 1.......Rolling on the Paint







Layer 2.....Stamping with found objects

like this metal stove burner







Frame from a lamp shade














Layer 3......Stamping with foam stamps






Layer 4......Black and White 

paints and markers







We painted 6 canvas today!






We will cut up the canvas into thirds,

each member will choose 

3 different sections.

We will sew the canvas into projects!



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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Betty has been busy...




All of the Harlan Valley Quilters 

received hand made gifts from

Betty...



Holiday Table Mats

Thank You Betty!






Betty recently put the finishing touches 

on her mystery quilt.

She paper pieced the green diamond units.


Betty has been busy!



Everything is Better when it is Quilted,

The Harlan Valley Quilters

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Quilt Retreat...Spring 2017



After a long, wet Winter

it is time for our Spring Quilt Retreat...



Let the good times roll...






Ralph, the Quilting Kitty, 

welcomes everyone

as they come through the door!






Lani is creating a new Dresden Quilt...






Debbie is stitching up Art Tote Bags

with pockets for the sharpie pens.....FUN!






Linda is strip piecing 

1930 depression fabrics...







Claudette is working on a 

raw edge flower quilt...






Kathi is designing a quilt made from her

grandmother's embroidery...






Linda C. is creating a 

Laurel Burch quilt...






I stitched up a couple of pillows...










Tea Party Time...








Everyone brought FUN 

Tea Party Treats...






Here's to a great week of 

Quilting and Laughing!






Ralph made himself cozy all week...






Ralph is showing off his new 

Comfort Quilt...






Ralph is resting up for our 

Quilt Retreat in the Fall.



Everything is Better when it is Quilted,

The Harlan Valley Quilters