Newsletter Deadline
Aug
27
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date.

Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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September Business Meeting
Sep
11
6:00 PM18:00

September Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

June Colburn will be the presenter. She will talk about design as it applies to Japanese art and how these same principles can be used in planning our quilts to bring out their best. 

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Newsletter Deadline
Sep
17
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date.

Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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October Business Meeting
Oct
9
6:00 PM18:00

October Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

Candice West will be the presenter. She will be talking about technology in quilting.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Newsletter Deadline
Oct
22
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date.

Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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November Business Meeting
Nov
13
6:00 PM18:00

November Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

Carmen Wilson will be the presenter. She will be discussing the history of quilting

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Newsletter Deadline
Nov
19
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date.

Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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December Business Meeting
Dec
11
6:00 PM18:00

December Business Meeting

This meeting is for Members of QWS only - no guest please

Our monthly QWS Business Meeting will be held, and there will be a potluck dinner during the meeting.

Fat Quarter exchange for the month will be Christmas, Christmas ornament exchange and holiday gift exchange will also occur.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Newsletter Deadline
Dec
17
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date.

Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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January Business Meeting
Jan
8
6:00 PM18:00

January Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

Our Tentative presenter is Ann Troutman who will present information about Judi Netimier quilts

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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QWS Show - Quilt Fiesta
Feb
15
9:00 AM09:00

QWS Show - Quilt Fiesta

The Quilt Fiesta quilt show will be held at the Salvation Army Worship Center at 1100 W Sligh Avenue, Tampa FL

9:00am - 5:00pm Friday and 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday

Entry fee is $7 (cash or check)

Quilts on display, basket walk, small quilt auction, opportunity quilt drawing, vendors and yummy foods. Come enjoy Quilters Workshop Flights of Fancy!

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QWS Show - Quilt Fiesta
Feb
16
9:00 AM09:00

QWS Show - Quilt Fiesta

The Quilt Fiesta quilt show will be held at the Salvation Army Worship Center at 1100 W Sligh Avenue, Tampa FL

9:00am - 5:00pm Friday and 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday

Entry fee is $7 (cash or check)

Quilts on display, basket walk, small quilt auction, opportunity quilt drawing, vendors and yummy foods. Come enjoy Quilters Workshop Flights of Fancy!

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August Business Meeting
Aug
14
6:00 PM18:00

August Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Newsletter Deadline
Jul
23
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date. Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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July Business Meeting
Jul
10
6:00 PM18:00

July Business Meeting

For our July meeting, we’re excited to have Marti Moon for our speaker. Luckily she will be in the area for “Stitcher’s Paradise” in St. Petersburg (July 12-14) that week. Details aren’t final yet but I’ve asked her for a trunk show and a lecture about miniatures.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

 

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Boutique Sew Day
Jun
30
10:00 AM10:00

Boutique Sew Day

Boutique Sew Day. This is a day to bring along your machine and your energy to sew projects for the quilt show boutique.  

Please make an effort to come and help. Many hands make light work. The boutique is a highlight of the show as well as being an income generator, so we need lots of great items to sell.

Meet at the Charles J Fendig Library from 10am on. 

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June Business Meeting & Installation
Jun
12
6:00 PM18:00

June Business Meeting & Installation

This meeting is for Members of QWS only - no guest please

Our monthly QWS Business Meeting will be held, and the new board will be installed. There will be a potluck dinner during the meeting.

At the June 12th meeting, There will be no program because we’ll be busy eating and welcoming our new officers. Maybe not in that order. Come, and bring a salad or dessert dish

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May
21
2:30 PM14:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please send your submissions to the newsletter to JoEllen Rowe by the deadline.

The deadline is the next-to-last Monday of each month to avoid having a last minute crunch.

Changes of Additions can be made to articles submitted by the deadline up through the third day from the end of the month.

The newsletter editor’s e-mail address is:

joe.ellen.rowe@gmail.com

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May Business Meeting
May
8
6:00 PM18:00

May Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track

At the May meeting, Ellen Ault will talk about choosing color in the design of your quilt.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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April Business Meeting
Apr
10
6:00 PM18:00

April Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

At the April meeting, we will have Evelyn Cape, an occupational therapist who will talk about the ergonomics of quilting.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Newsletter Deadline
Mar
19
8:30 AM08:30

Newsletter Deadline

Please get your submissions for the newsletter to JoeEllen Rowe by this date. Email her at Joeellenrowe@gmail.com

changes can be made up to three days before the publication date, but to lay out it is really important to have your submission on time. Thank you for your help.

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March Business Meeting
Mar
13
6:00 PM18:00

March Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track

For March’s meeting, we have Cindy Oravecz, owner of Quilter’s Fancy in Ohio. She will talk about using embellishments in quilts. You may have seen her at Sewing and Quilt Expo or one of the quilt shows in Florida during the winter. We hope you join us for this program. Check out her website: quiltersfancy. com

Cindy will also be doing a workshop on ribbon flowers in Lakeland from 10-4 on March 12th. Kit is $20; workshop is $25. Her workshops are very entertaining. Contact Cindy directly: cindyo@quiltersfancy.com if you are interested.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Sew Day
Feb
28
10:00 AM10:00

Sew Day

End of the month sew day

If you missed the retreat we've got you covered!

February Sew Day at Bernina Pfaff Sewing Center. Pack up the machine, a project and your happy shoes, and come join in. The Quilters Workshop Tampa gang meets once a month to sew together while we visit and share ideas and assist each other if we happen to be stumped on a quilty project. Come join in, and enjoy an hour or the whole  day, we'd love to see you.

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Feb
25
8:00 AM08:00

Spring Retreat

QWS Annual Quilt Retreat at DaySpring

This year's theme is A 50s Sock Hop, and Mary says Elvis will be in the building, so plan a fun costume and get in the mood for a fun time.

see the November newsletter for details on event and how to sign up.

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Feb
24
8:00 AM08:00

Spring Retreat

QWS Annual Quilt Retreat at DaySpring

This year's theme is A 50s Sock Hop, and Mary says Elvis will be in the building, so plan a fun costume and get in the mood for a fun time.

see the November newsletter for details on event and how to sign up.

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Feb
23
8:00 AM08:00

Spring Retreat

QWS Annual Quilt Retreat at DaySpring

This year's theme is A 50s Sock Hop, and Mary says Elvis will be in the building, so plan a fun costume and get in the mood for a fun time.

see the November newsletter for details on event and how to sign up.

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Feb
22
8:00 AM08:00

Spring Retreat

QWS Annual Quilt Retreat at DaySpring

This year's theme is A 50s Sock Hop, and Mary says Elvis will be in the building, so plan a fun costume and get in the mood for a fun time.

Mark your calendar....Set your alarm...

Registration for the 2018 QWS Retreat is open.

Spots are limited -

Register on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/qws-retreat-2018-tickets-38753485719 The $50.00 registration fee will be applied to your total

***Please note – we will be in the retreat house which sleeps 20. There are no private rooms. There are 5 double rooms upstairs and 5 double rooms downstairs. There is no elevator.
If you are able to go upstairs, please choose that option and save the downstairs for those who truly have difficulty managing stairs.

Once the downstairs rooms are filled, that option on the drop-down list will not be visible.

Date: February 22nd – February 26th Cost: (no change since 2014) Double room: $100.00/ person/night

1 night = $100.00 2 nights = $200.00 3 nights = $300.00 4 nights = $400.00

(Private room: No private rooms this year)

Due to a change in DaySpring’s policy of when the final count must be submitted, registration will end and final payment due on the date of the December, 2017 guild meeting.
Refund policy
Cancellation on or before December 15th:

Full refund minus deposit Cancellation December 16th and after:

If space is filled, either from wait list or recruitment by cancelling member: full refund minus registration deposit.
If unable to fill spot, no refund. 

 

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February Business Meeting
Feb
6
6:00 PM18:00

February Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Jan
16
10:00 AM10:00

Sew Day

Sew Day at Bernina Pfaff Sewing Center. Pack up the machine, a project and your happy shoes, and come join in. The Quilters Workshop Tampa gang meets once a month to sew together while we visit and share ideas and assist each other if we happen to be stumped on a quilty project. Come join in, and enjoy an hour or the whole  day, we'd love to see you.

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January Business Meeting
Jan
9
6:00 PM18:00

January Business Meeting

Please join us for our monthly QWS Business Meeting.  We meet on the second floor of the Mary Martha Center which is the 3 story building with the radio station logo on the side, right next to the school track.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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December Business Meeting
Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

December Business Meeting

This meeting is for Members of QWS only - no guest please

Our monthly QWS Business Meeting will be held, and there will be a potluck dinner during the meeting.

Fat Quarter exchange for the month will be Christmas, Christmas Ornament Exchange and Block exchange will also occur.

Quilters' Workshop of Tampa Bay meets monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at Christ the King Church 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa FL in the Mary Martha Center.  

THE SOCIAL PORTION OF THE MEETING BEGINS AT 6 P.M. AND THE BUSINESS MEETING BEGINS AT 7 P.M.

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Mini-Retreat
Dec
9
9:00 AM09:00

Mini-Retreat

The guild will be holding a mini-retreat. That means it's two days of sewing, with all of the fun, but no overnight. Mini Retreat will be held December 8th & 9th from 9am to 8pm both days 

The fee for Friday and Saturday (together) is $30 and a single day is $20.

Where?  Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library

2902 W Bearss Ave, Tampa FL 33618 (813) 273-3652

If you need additional information, please contact Margaret Handlin at 813-748-3240 or Becky McMurray at 813-625-2825 or by email at magshandlin@verizon.net or mcmurreyr@aol.com

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Mini-Retreat
Dec
8
9:00 AM09:00

Mini-Retreat

  Are you ready?  

 Do you have your projects prepared and ready to go?

Well if you answered yes you are two up on me.

Just wanted to follow up and give some details on what will be available and what to expect next weekend. 

Place:  Jimmie B Keel Regional Library, 2902 W. Bearss Ave Tampa, Florida 33618 813-273-3652 

Hours:  9am to 8pm Friday and Saturday

We will have a cutting table and a couple of irons and ironing boards to use. 

QWS will furnish water, if you have something you prefer to drink, please feel free to bring (sorry ladies no alcohol), I know I'm bummed also... :)

QWS will furnish a light lunch and dinner each day.  Millie has  volunteered to organize and furnish.  Thanks Millie... 

If you have a restricted diet please let me know.

If you would like to help, we are looking for deserts. If you want to bring something to share please let me know, we are looking for cookies, brownies or a pie. 

Things to remember to pack:  extension cords, outlet strip, phone chargers, sweater, machine, rulers, supplies for your project, thread, scissors, chair cushion, ETC >>> 

Look forward to seeing you and if you arrive on time Friday, we will have someone to help us unload. 

Any questions, please give me a call or shoot me an email.   

Margaret Handlin

813-748-3240

The guild will be holding a mini-retreat. That means it's two days of sewing, with all of the fun, but no overnight. Mini Retreat will be held December 8th & 9th from 9am to 8pm both days 

The fee for Friday and Saturday (together) is $30 and a single day is $20.

Where?  Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library

2902 W Bearss Ave, Tampa FL 33618 (813) 273-3652

If you need additional information, please contact Margaret Handlin at 813-748-3240 or Becky McMurray at 813-625-2825 or by email at magshandlin@verizon.net or mcmurreyr@aol.com

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Sew Day
Dec
6
10:00 AM10:00

Sew Day

The last sew day of 2017!

Don't miss out on this chance to visit and quilt in an amazing sewing space where your family can't see what you're finishing up for them as holiday gifts. Pack up the machine and your holiday joy, and come join in the stitching fun.

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