Tag: Material Girls

Robson Ranch Material Girls join the fun!

The quilt shown on the design wall will be 92 x 92 and is all appliqued. The design wall allows you to get the perfect picture and readjust the pieces to your satisfaction before sewing it together.

Barbara Chmilar Summertime in the desert is the perfect time for many of our members to sew quilt tops and other projects! You can find several of our members in the CAC studio sewing on Mondays and Fridays. There are some fun projects planned for this month so drop in and check us out. One…

Material Girls begin summer season

The group representing the charity/comfort quilt committee delivering quilts to Eloy Senior Center: Karen Karpinsky, Jane Schroer, Rebecca McKinny and Marge Doughty

Barbara Chmilar The Material Girls’ calendar reflects the beginning of the summer season, and so the sewing room is open for quilting/sewing on Mondays and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The projects committee is planning some summer classes and activities; they are still in the planning stages so watch for some fun stuff…

Material Girls news

“Quilt ‘til You Wilt” girls

Barbara Chmilar The new board for Robson Ranch Material Girls will have its first business meeting of their term on April 14 at 9:30 a.m. with the next official business meeting scheduled for November. We welcome new members to come out and find out what all we are doing. Dues are $20 per year, and…

Two Material Girls win ribbons at the Tucson Quilt Show

Two of the members of the Material Girls entered quilts in the Tucson Quilt Show in February. Both of their quilts won ribbons. Gayle Strack won a second place ribbon in her category for her Modern Quilt made from blocks from the book Patchwork City. Her blocks contained many fussy-cut pieces making them quite interesting…

Material Girls news

Left to right: Marsha Goldstein, Mary Bryson, Marge Doughty, Jodie Spiller, Robin Tisinger, Karen Furu, Joanne Johnson, Gayle Strack, Mary Syer, Bea Pressler and Marilyn Marty

Bea Pressler Last month many of our members attended quilt camp in Hereford, AZ. Many projects were completed by all, some sewing well into the night. In February members attended classes on a selvage bag (gorgeous!), a Fold and Stitch Wreath (beautiful and for any season), a Curved Log Cabin block and a Two-Color Bargello…

Creative Arts Center Fall Show & Sale

Gourd Club – Hap Yoder – Kathy Roche

Agnes Wilson The biggest craft show of the year will take place on Saturday, November 19, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Robson Ranch Creative Arts Center located just outside the entry to Robson Ranch. Clubs participating in the sale and show are the Desert Woodcrafting Club, Material Girls, Ceramics and Pottery, Gourd Club,…

Material Girls recycle fabric

Patty Foley used her neighbor’s, Ken & Pat Hansen, draperies to make 73 tote bags for the Family Advocacy Center.

The Robson Ranch Material Girls may be scattered far and wide across both the U.S. and Canada, but all of our members are hard at work supporting our charity work. Many of our members are working on quilt tops over the summer months to support all of our charity work. Last year as well as…