The Threads of Time Chapter in O’Fallon, Illinois will be hosting the 2021 Annual Meeting at The Regency Conference Center in O’Fallon, IL (400 Regency Park, O’Fallon, IL 62269). Meeting events will be streamed via Zoom to allow members to participate virtually. The registration fee for in-person participants is $20 to cover the cost of refreshments both days and lunch on Friday. There is no charge to participate virtually. The meeting agenda is summarized below; click here
for a detailed agenda with more information on the programs and speakers. Note:
the time of the Antique Urn workshop is incorrect on the page with the workshop description. The workshop time is 12:30 to 3:30 (Central Time) on Thursday April 29,2021.
Thursday, April 29
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm* Candy Grisham – Dresden Reimagined
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Dawn Heese – The French Connection
Friday, April 30
8:30 am – 9:15 am Business Meeting
9:15 am – 10:00 am Show & Tell
10:00 am – 11:30 am Megan Barrett & Pam Weeks – Virtual Tour: Floral Quilts from the New England Quilt Museum
*All times Central Daylight Saving Time (UTC-06:00)
Dawn Heese will be teaching a wool applique workshop before the meeting formally begins on Thursday and a cotton applique workshop after the meeting officially concludes on Friday. Workshops will be open to virtual participants, with a limit of 25 per class. The cost of the wool workshop is $15, with an optional kit available for $38 (plus postage if participating virtually). The fee for the cotton applique workshop is $30. Both projects are from Dawn’s latest book, “Flowering Folk Art”, published by Quiltmania (note that patterns will be provided; the book is not required). See the Members Only page for workshop supply lists and to register for the workshop.
Open stitching (in person and virtual) will be available for those not attending the workshops.