The Kenya Quilt Guild Blog

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.

Kenya Quilt Guild October 2017 Meeting

An incredible display of colorful and very thoughtfully planned quilts. The dachshund quilt showed love and care for a friend, blast of colours in a nine patch and snowball quilt for a darling daughter, full of love Bargello Heart, ShweShwe dress for a dolly, Gorgeous Giraffes, EPP patterns with African fabric and gorgeous decorated bras to commemorate Cancer Awareness Day. We had it all.

Kenya Quilt Guild July Meeting 2017

Here are a few pictures of KQG new member ID cards, a fabulous Show and Tell including some beautiful Kenyan fabric and a very informational workshop by Rohini Desai about “Machine Maintenance”.

Giraffe Challenge 

The Giraffe challenge was an amazing success! We had 20 entries, and they were all so different from each other, it was hard to pick a favorite. Next year’s Quilt Guild calendar will be our best yet!