Welcome to the OVGS
Winter Workshop 2019
A Bargello Travel and Jewelry Case
Taught by Bonnie McEwen
Sunday, Jan. 13 & Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019 at Moncion's Independent Grocer. 9:30-3:30 both days.
Workshop cost $8.00
Students must provide: DMC # 5 PEARL COTTON: 4 hanks of coordinating colour, one hank in a light colour, 2 hanks in a medium colour and one hank in a dark colour plus a fat quarter of fabric for finishing the case 2 buttons and some ribbon. This is a great way to make use of some of the stitched buttons from our button club.
Stitching Days for 2019
Stitching days booked at Moncion's Grocer for 2019
April No open stitching because of workshop
New Banner for OVGS
Here at last is the newest addition to our banner collection. This is the result of the 2016 summer stitching challenge to stitch different versions of our guild logo. There were 10 entries in total from our enthusiastic members. Kudos to all especially to Pauline K. who completed the quilting and finishing. it was exhibited proudly at the member's show at seminar in Charlottetown in July.
Kudos again to Jayne for winning the best Original Design awrd at this year's EAC nnational Seminar "Bridgeing Stitches" in Charlottetown. Her desin of the Ribbon Embroidered bag that was created for last years OVGS program won the day along with this wonderful badge of honour.
Congratulations on a Finish-9
Congratulations to Kim our new pressident on finishing her seminar class from Charlottetown "Mountmelick Revisited' a combination of stumpwork and mountmellick embroidery designed by Pam Cousins of BC.
Congratulations on a Finish-8
Congratualtions to Jayne our uberfinisher. She has completed her Tambour beading class from Seminar in Charlottetown. Design by Karen Torrisi from Australia.
Summer Stitching Challenge 2018
Your challenge for the summer is to learn some new knot stitches and create something. It can be a sampler, or something you are working on and add some knot stitches to, or whatever else you would like to do. Bring your knotty stitching to the September meeting.
Have a great summer!