Tag: Material Girls

Material Girls Donate Fabric

Diane Bohmert Did you know that Material Girls donate our fabric scraps and batting? Peggy and Harold Hall, from Arizona City, use our scraps to make doggie beds. The Halls have been picking up our scraps for the past seven years. Material Girls have a 30-gallon barrel in our studio, and fill it approximately every other…

Material Girls Newsletter

Diane Bohmert About this time of year, we would be thanking all those that attended and supported the spring craft fair. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 virus, the sale did not happen. Although the virus has kept us out of the Creative Arts and Crafts building, it hasn’t kept our members from sewing, quilting, and…

Material Girls News

Marie Stuersel Before I get on to the Material Girls news, don’t forget to purchase your raffle tickets for the beautiful queen size quilt that will be raffled off at the November craft fair. Stop by the Creative Arts Center sewing room any Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Friday, and one of our members will be…

Material Girls had an Amazing Year

Marie Stuersel The Material Girls have experienced a banner year in our mission to create beautiful quilts for charity and residents of Robson Ranch who have a serious life-threatening illness or who have lost a spouse. Each quilt is stitched with great care and love in order to provide comfort for the recipient and, in…

Material Girls news

The 2020 Raffle Quilt is finished, and tickets are available for sale. Pictured are Jodie Spillar, Joanne Johnson, and Susie Klopp, three members of the committee who made the quilt. Other members included Diane Bohmert, Lou Downey, Deb Ellis, Karn King, Donna Payne, Barbara Renthal, Kathy Riggs, Liz Seaman, Dottie Welsh, and Sharon White.

Marie Stuersel The Material Girls held their general meeting on Friday, Nov 8, with a room full of members. New members were welcomed and those who were away for the summer were welcomed back. Members are enjoying quilting, sewing, and machine embroidery, with classes scheduled and taught by our very own Robson Ranch residents. A…

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Marie Stuersel With summer’s arrival, the Material Girls brave the heat, spending time in the sewing studio at the Creative Arts Center. Activities include quilting, sewing and machine embroidery for charity or members’ own use. Several members got together in June to make items for the November craft sale, which brings in revenue to purchase…

News from the Material Girls

Marie Stuersel For those of you who didn’t know, Material Girls has an Embroidery Club that meets the first and third Friday every month from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., joining the regular open sewing time. Members with machine embroidery attachments for their sewing machines get together and work on individual and group projects, sharing…

Robson Ranch Arts and Crafts Spring Show recap

Rebecca McKinney The Robson Ranch Arts & Crafts Spring Show and Sale was held Saturday, March 9, at the Creative Arts Center. The multi-talented artistic and crafting residents of Robson Ranch displayed their handmade items including members from the Fine Arts Guild (Art Club), Gourd Club, Ceramics/Pottery Club, Material Girls (Quilting/Sewing), Paper Crafting, Stained Glass…

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Marie Stuersel With a big thank you to Gary and Jan Darwin, owners of PM Quilting in Casa Grande, the Material Girls have been busy making quilts for comfort and charity with the many large bags of fabric strips donated by our local quilt shop. Members participate in what we lovingly call “Saturday Stripping” including…