April 2019 Minimalist Challenge

Our April Challenge this year was to create a quilt using modern minimalism. Quilts had to be 12″ x 12″ or larger. Prizes were awarded for the following categories; best use minimalism, best modern design, and members’ choice. The entries OUR WINNERS Best Use of Minimalism: Gail Sevilla | Best Modern Design: Mary O'Bannon | … Continue reading April 2019 Minimalist Challenge

November 2018 Book Challenge

The winners! 1st, 2nd, and 3rd. Our popular November Challenge was to make a philanthropy quilt based on a children's, tween, or young adult book. The quilts will be given to the Orangewood Foundation December 4th. Our members also donated and contributed: $440 in gift cards, 27 quilts in a bag with matching books (the Crazy Quilters … Continue reading November 2018 Book Challenge

September 2018 “Artful August” Challenge

Our "Artful August" Challenge was pushed back to September! Check out our winners below. The Winner's Circle! Gail won 1st, Ann won 2nd, and Ruth won 3rd Handmade prize ribbons Ruth's Back of Ruth's quilt Ann's quilt was inspired by Gustav Klimt Gail's quilt was inspired by David Hockney Vicki's quilt was inspired by stained … Continue reading September 2018 “Artful August” Challenge

November 2017 Hawthorne Supply Co. Charity Challenge

We announced the challenge for the November Philanthropy Quilt at the July meeting. We received many samples of digitally printed fabric from Hawthorne Threads who kindly donated these to the guild. The challenge is to design a quilt using the digitally printed fabric as inspiration, and to also incorporate it into the quilt. We also … Continue reading November 2017 Hawthorne Supply Co. Charity Challenge

July 2017 WIP Challenge

We had so many BEAUTIFUL entries for our July Challenge! Our winners were: 1st place: Sandy $75 gift card!2nd place: Bunnie $50 gift card!3rd place: Sandra J. $35 gift card! The winner! Our prizes for this challenge were gift certificates from Superbuzzy.com in Ventura.

November 2016 Book Challenge

This was our second year of doing the storybook challenge: Choose a children's book and make a quilt based on the book. Once again, our guild members have really pulled out the stops and created beautiful, thoughtful quilts for the Pediatric Cancer center. The quilts were made for children baby to 18 years old. Our … Continue reading November 2016 Book Challenge