Tag: Material Girls

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…

Material Girls news

Mary Syer is the designer of this quilt on the longarm quilting machine.

Peggy Salo Summer is supposed to be a time to be with family and friends, relax and take the time to reflect on what we enjoyed during the past year, the friends we visited, new people we met and down the line start making plans for the next season we come together at Robson Ranch.…

Summer sewing at the Ranch

New member Jodie Spiller works on binding a charity quilt.

Summer has come; the snowbirds have gone to their winter homes. Some are spending time traveling around the U.S. visiting family and friends, while those who are still in Arizona have either retreated into their homes, headed north to the mountains or are busy at the CAC quilting, sewing and giggling. In March the Material…

Robson Ranch Material Girls are back in action

December already? Where has the year gone? Almost all our quilters and sewers are back to enjoy our wonderful Arizona winter with sewing and quilting. Our little room is bursting at the seams with over 50 members! We still want you to join us if you are a quilter or sewer, and the more the…