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Congratulations on a Finish-4
We raise a hearty cheer to our Uber Finsher Jayne who has completed another 2 projects. First up: An EAC online course in whitework. kathryn Drummond's Bluebells
Not to be outdone however, is our very own OVGS Button Club which continues with enthusiac completions such as these from Jayne. The buttons on the top 2 rows were designed and taught by Mike and bottom row by Andrea.
Congratulations on a Finish-3
As the Christmas season is fast approaching here is Mike's finish of the charming Christmas card that was a joint inspiration of Nancy & Andrea. Kits were given to our members at the December 2016 meeting as a gift from the executive. Congratulations to them both on coming up with this beautiful and unique design...another OVGS first.
Congratulations on a Finish-2
Congratulations to Jane on her finish of this beautiful rendition of Designer Pat Caffrey's "Squares of Colour" Workshop which was taught to our members in 2010. Wonderful work!
Announcing OVGS Autumn Workshop 2017
Weekend of November 18 & 19, 2017
Moncion's Independent Grocer on November 18 & 19, 2017
Workshop cost: $65
Workshop Day 2 Create a Bead box
Create a glazed paper bead then incorporate it into a piece of stitching on top of a small box.
If you signed up check your email for details and supply list. We will share the room with the Guild Stitch In.
Teacher: Andrea Schlosser
If you wish to pre-register for this workshop please send an email to:
in person sign up will be offered at the October Guild meeting only.
Free Embroidery Class
The Ottawa Public Library will offer a free class to make a stitched card using the Canada 150 logo taught by our very own Rochelle. The class will be on Nov 4th. All supplies will be provided by the OPL. Registation is through the Library's website at this link:Register Here
Congratulations on a Finish-1
In honour of the hard work of our members we are starting a new series of articles on the website to show off any completions of Guild or Seminar classes & OVGS workshops. Other things too if our members wish to share them. The lucky first person to get a shout out is Pauline. Congratulations on finishing her Jane Nicholas Stumpwork Dragonfly & Berries which was taught by Mike in Oct/Nov of 2016.
Ovgs Summer News
Upcoming Stitch Dates at Moncion's Independent:
We have booked the community room at Moncion Grocers. Bring your UFOs, bring your lunch (or you can get something at the store), bring your enthusiasm for stitching!
The store is located at 685 River Road, Ottawa, 613-822-4749.