Foothill Quilters Guild, PO Box 5653, Auburn CA 95604
where quilters get together
to the Foothill Quilters Guild, where local area quilters have been getting together since 1982 to share their love of quilting.
We invite you to explore our website. Enjoy!
est. 1982, Auburn, CA
FOOTHILL’S QUILT SHOW
“Sharing the Joy of Quilting”
Friday and Saturday, April 9-
and Regional Park, Auburn
Sept 14, 15, 22
Lisa Norton, Material Girlfriends
October 12, 13, 20 Jean Impey
Nov 9, 10, 17 Kathy Groves of Bobkat quilts
OUR SEPTEMBER 14 MEETING…
Will be conducted via Zoom. Our guest speaker is Lisa Norton, part of Material Girlfriends. She will teach a class via Zoom in two 3-
2022 OPPORTUNITY QUILT
Jane Haworth is asking for help making blocks for the 2022 Opportunity Quilt, commemorating our time Sheltering in Place. Get the information -
MEMBERSHIP: We welcome new members all year long. The membership form can be found on our “About Us” page (not a drop-
DISCOVERY DAYS: Even though we can’t meet in person, we have a great line-
CHALLENGE: Our Challenge for 2021 has been issued! For details, see our Challenge page.
BLOCK OF THE MONTH:
FACEBOOK: Check out our Facebook page, primarily to spread the word about our quilt show. Please view and “Like” our page! www.facebook.com/FoothillQuilters
CHALLENGE: Our 2020 Inspiration Challenge ended with the Reveal at our March meeting, which turned out to be our last in-
THE SUTTER BREAST CANCER QUILT AUCTION has been postponed to 2021. Go here for information about the auction, relevant dates, and the donation form.
DINNER WITH THE SPEAKER: When we meet in person again and have a speaker at our meeting….Come have dinner with our speaker!. We will meet before the meeting at 4:45 pm at different restaurants in Auburn. We encourage all members – including new members – to come to this social time to get to know one another and to greet our speaker prior to the meeting. If you’d like to join us, please call Jane Haworth 530 305 0443 by 12 pm on the Monday of the meeting so she can be sure you have the right location and include you in the reservation. All members are welcome!
FABRIC DONATIONS: We welcome donations of quilting fabric, notions, and tools. Fabric that is 100% cotton is what we need for quilts for our Community Service projects -
WORKSHOPS: You don't have to be a member to enjoy one of our workshops. Take a look at the left column to see if there is something that might interest you, and then go to “Programs” to learn more. Non-
MEETINGS are held on the second Monday of each month, at Cornerstone Community Church, 11111 Dry Creek Road, Auburn. Meetings begin at 7pm and generally end around 9.
LETTER OF COMMENDATION: We’ve received a Letter of Commendation from the City of Auburn celebrating our 35 years as a guild. See it here. Commendation from the City of Auburn celebrating our 35 years as a guild. See it here.
View pictures of our members, get copies of current and former newsletters, and find our Member Roster,
Log in as: firstname.lastname@example.org
(This is a fake email address that everybody uses.)
Most of our site is open to the public; if you have difficulty finding what you want, use the Search Engine (top right).
Our 2021 Opportunity Quilt, “Deep Space,” is based on the quilt 'Uno' by Katie Pasquini Masopust as shown in her book 3 Dimensional Designs. Karren Lusignan, the quilt’s organizer, drafted the pattern. The quilt was made by Marylee Drake, Karren Lusignan, Jan Petre, Karin Polli, and Teri Sartain. Beth Handy quilted it. It is 51" wide and 55" long.
We will sell tickets throughout the year and draw the lucky winner on Saturday, April 10, 2021.
If you would like to purchase tickets now, please see our Opportunity Quilt page for the procedure.
The purpose of the Foothill Quilters Guild is to contribute to the growth and knowledge of quilting techniques, patterns, history and quilt-