Please join us for our PVQA Virtual General Meetings on the second Monday of each month.
In response to the continuing COVID-19 Shelter In Place and Social Distancing requirements, PVQA will be holding the monthly General Meeting over the internet using Zoom technology.
If you are a non-PVQA member and wish to attend one of our Virtual General Meetings, please email the membership chair, Lynne Nostrant at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Quilts of Illusions
Monday, October 11- 7pm
Explore the world of optical illusions with Karen as she shows you some of the wonderful quilts that she has created and shares tricks and tips on how to make them. A native of Michigan, Karen Combs began quilting while still in high school. She has a degree in library science and has worked at many state, city and school libraries before finding her calling as a professional quilting instructor, writer and designer. Her quilts are known for taking a traditional pattern and giving it her own unique “twist.” Karen is intrigued with quilts of illusions and has been designing quilts with a 3-D look for many years.
Artful Couching: Texture and Definition
Monday, November 8 – 7pm
Join Rachel as she gives her lecture presentation showing the many ways couching can be used to take your art to the next level. Instruction in specific techniques on how to couch will be shown. She will show examples of how couching can be added to garments and bags as well as quilts.