Wednesday, April 18, 2018

April North Coast Needlers meeting

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 Rain showers in April brought in wonderful displays of quilts for show and tell.  Thanks for sharing with us some of your wonderful quilts pictured below!

Tone Haugen-Cogburn was our featured speaker for the night and also our two-day class instructor for "Transfer Paints with Botanical Elements".  Tone shared with us some of her wonderful playful quilts
painted papers drying and waiting to turn into magical quilt designs

fern motif with free motion and hand quilted stitching

Tone with one of her quilts

Upcoming events:

April 20-21
Paradise in Bloom Quilt Show Tree City Quilters’ Guild will be hosting their “Paradise in Bloom” quilt show. The quilt show will be held on April 20, 2018 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and April 21, 2018 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. (Please note the quilt show hours are different for each day.) Wooster Church of the Nazarene, 3100 Oak Hill Road, Wooster, Ohio. Admission is $7.00. There is a raffle quilt, vendors, demos and more.

May 1
Paula Golden at Quilters’ Legacy of Lakewood Paula Golden is an internationally known quilter and teacher. Selected as “2001 Teacher of the Year” by Professional Quilter Magazine, Paula Golden relishes sharing the history, techniques and art of quilting with students of all ages. She will present the lecture Hawaiian Quilting, Explore the art, traditions and history at the May 1st meeting at 7:00 pm at Westshore Unitarian Church, 20410 Hilliard Blvd. Rocky River OH. Cost: $5.00 at the door

Paula will also present two workshops. The first is Feathered Star on May 2nd. This is followed on May 3rd with Wonderful Watercolors. Both workshops will be held at Porter Library, 27333 Center Ridge Rd. Westlake, OH. Registration after March 15 $45.00. For further info or to register, contact

May 2
 A Quilter’s Day Out hosted by Ohio Star Quilters The Ohio Star Quilters from Howland Ohio will present “A Quilter’s Day Out” Event on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. The location is DiViesta Banquet Hall, 754 North River Road NW, Warren, Ohio 44483. We will have Coffee and Rolls, a Program, Luncheon and Quilt show. Speaker will be Corey Yoder with a trunk show. Donation is $25.00. For tickets call Lori at (330) 979-1120.

May 8
NCN meeting - School House Demo's

October 5-6
Streetsboro Quilt Guild Show 2018 Friday October 5th 10 am to 6 pm, Saturday October 6th 10am to 4pm at Faith Baptist Church, 9890 St. Rte. 43 (at Frost Road) Streetsboro, OH. Contact Sharon Kemp 330- 283-2697,, or see Judged Show – Will accept 150 entries Vendors – Country Cupboard – Raffle Quilt and Baskets