The Kenya Quilt Guild Blog

March 2019 Meeting

We welcome Kathy Graves of www.nextgenerationquilting.net to Nairobi. Kathy began with classes in Nairobi as soon as she landed

February 2019 Meeting

February Meeting had some important announcements about the AGM, request for nominations for the board and intake of students for the workshops by Kathy Graves.

January 2019 Meeting

What a gorgeous and colourful way to start the new year for KQG. The highlight of the meeting was the most wonderful Pam Holland.

December 2018 Meeting

A lovely and heartwarming end to an incredible quilting year for Kenya Quilt Guild. The yearend Christmas party was well attended and loads of fun.

November 2018 Meeting

November meeting was all about holiday decorations. We had a special surprise for all our members, to make Christmas Ornaments.

June 2018

June meeting was a Mega Show and Tell. The members were contesting for the calendar challenge. The theme for this year was “ The Great Grevy Zebra”. The Great Grevy’s Zebra calendar challenge deadline was June 21st. The quilt had to be A2 size, 16.5 inches by 23.5 inches (42cm x 59.4cm) and the orientation must […]

May 2018 Meeting

Highlights of KQG May 2018 Meeting.  We had some lovely visitors and new members. There was a beautiful show and tell of quilts. Tina had brought a hand pieced beauty and a very sweet baby quilt. Donna Pido gave an informative talk about Seminole Piecing. Our new members were over joyed to show their beginner […]

April 2018 Meeting

KQG members elected 2018-19 Executive Committee and members for Standing Committees today at the monthly meeting/ AGM.  It was lovely to see a few visitors from our Quilt Show joining us for the meeting and who later became members of Kenya Quilt Guild.  Not to miss and the most looked forward event at our meeting […]

March 2018

Let the Quilt Show begin… Kenya Quilt Show 2018 – Opening Night What a beautiful start to an incredible three week journey in the history of Kenya. The quilts describe the beautiful culture, nature and history of Kenya and the displayed quilts take your breathe away.  Our guests admired the talent of our most creative […]

February 2018 Meeting

Warming up for KQG Quilt Show 2018.  We had a very busy meeting for KQG in February. Members were submitting quilts, signing up for Bev Rebelo’s very interesting workshops and also for volunteering for white glove duty.  And our most lovely invitations are also ready.

KQG November 2017 Meeting

A delightful November meeting. Some beautiful and creative quilts were displayed along with a rare find by Donna. The techniques included hand dyed fabric, hexagons made with gorgeous Kenyan Kanga, appliqué, foil on fabric and incredible hand quilting with African motifs.