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  • Pat Kant

September President's Message

It gave me pause to realize that it’s already September. We’ve had a wonderful year of celebration for our 45th Anniversary, as well as a spectacular 2018 Quilt Show, Playing the Angles.  

September’s program promises to be colorful from two talented speakers Ruth Ann Berry and Greg Barner for ....

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  • "Walking on Sunshine"

2018 Raffle Quilt

The 2018 Raffle Quilt, "Walking on Sunshine", was made by Vicky Skuodas and quilted by Joyce Nass. "Read More" to find out who won!

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  • Challenge Quilts

2018 Challenge Quilt Winners

The Challenge Quilt winners for “Playing the Angles” were Vicky Bedell first place, second to Martha Turner and third to Patty Ozga. "Read More" to see photos of the quilts.

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  • Pat E8

August 2018 President's Message

Congratulations to all of us for the awesome 45th Anniversary Quilt Show.  Someone told me, “it takes a village”. First, the Quilt Show Committee co-chaired by Natalie Cummings and Sheila Green, was well organized and creative. Thanks to each committee member for volunteering. Kris Vierra ​.....

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  • windmill block news story

Nebraska Windmill Block in the News!

The Nebraska Windmill Quilt Block was recently in the news! In 1977, LQG sponsored a contest to design a block to represent Nebraska. The winning block was designed by Bud Dunklau of Lincoln. The block is now in the possession of History Nebraska, formerly the Nebraska History Museum ....

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  • Pat E8

July 2018 President's Message

It’s July, and we are about halfway through the guild year. It’s a big year for all of us, first, celebrating our 45th Anniversary in May! Continuing in August, we will hold our Biennial Quilt Show, and in September, we will celebrate the service of women veterans honored with a Life Flight for ....

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  • IMG_1535

Millie Fauquet - Featured Quilter

Vicky Skuodas introduced the featured quilter, Millie Fauquet at the May 14, 2018 meeting.  
 
Millie had lived in several states before settling with her family in Lincoln, NE.  Montana, North and South Dakota were Millie and Arsene’s homes when Arsene was an Air Force pilot.  While raising ....

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  • Distinguished Members

45th Anniversary

At the May 14th meeting and Anniversary celebration, President Pat Kant highlighted that we want to honor the guild’s history and celebrate our joy for quilting, our exceptional creativity, worthy projects and the significant impact on relationships with our friends, family and the community. Here..

Read More

More June Announcements

We have a few more items to add to the June announcements we sent out a couple of weeks ago.

First, I want to thank everyone who participated in all aspects of the 45th Anniversary celebration!!!  We are part of a wonderful organization and the evening was very special.  Congratulations to ...

Read More
  • Younhee Kang

Lincoln Quilters Guild 2018 Scholarship Recipient

Lincoln Quilters Guild is pleased to announce that PhD student Younhee Kang is the recipient of our $1000 scholarship.  Younhee is a University of Nebraska, College of Education and Human Sciences student in the Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design. Younhee’s proposed doctoral ....

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  • Pat Kant

April 2018 President's Message

April is here, and since the weather has stayed on the cold side, we’ve had more time to sew, right?  This month’s program features Mickey Depre.  Mickey’s Motto: "There is more than enough fabric in the studio to be both an Art Quilter and a Traditional Quilter".  Read about Mickey ......

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Submit Items for the 2018 LQG Quilt Show Auction!

Support the Guild with your quilting and sewing talents by submitting one or more items for the 2018 LQG Quilt Show Live Auction!

The Live Auction is scheduled for Friday, August 3, 7 pm.  Auction chairs Linda Daiker and Linda Gale invite you ....

Read More
  • Pat Kant

March 2018 President's Message

Welcome Guild Members!  We’re happy to celebrate our 45th Anniversary of the Lincoln Quilters Guild this year.  Here are a few announcements to get us started.....

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LQG Scholarship

The Lincoln Quilters Guild is offering a scholarship not to exceed $1,000 for a quilt related research project.

Applicants must be engaged in graduate studies in the area of textile history or textile conservation at the University of Nebraska or engaged in the study of quilting outside .....

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  • Pat Kant

December President's Message

Guild Members –

Announcements and Reminders

  • Reminder, the deadline for the “Early Bird Discount” for the 2018 Lincoln Quilters Guild Membership dues must be postmarked on or before 12/31/2017. Mail to Lincoln Quilters Guild, P O Box 6861, Lincoln, NE 68506. You will find ...

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Help needed!

Hello Ladies of LQG,

I’m writing you today to ask for a favor. Would you be willing to help the ladies of the Santa Rosa California Quilt Guild whose members lost so much in the fires?  Is it possible you have one fat quarter that you would like to donate to someone in Santa Rosa? At the upcoming ...

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November President's Message

Guild Members,

Mark your calendar for upcoming events for the 2018 LQG year!

  • The Isles Sale, Havelock, tentative date Sunday, Feb 25.  Fabric donations, only.  Drop off site to be announced.
  • Spring Garage Sale, Vicky Skudoas' home.  Donations of fabric/quilt related items.  NO MAGAZINES.  Date and ....

Read More
  • IMG_6076

LQG Quilt Collection Archived at IQSCM

LQG has a quilt collection that is now archived at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum. Read about the history of these quilts and browse through the gallery.

Read More

September President's Message

It gave me pause to realize that it’s already September. We’ve had a wonderful year of celebration for our 45th Anniversary, as well as a spectacular 2018 Quilt Show, Playing the Angles.  

September’s program promises to be colorful from two talented speakers Ruth Ann Berry and Greg Barner for ....

Read More
  • Pat Kant

2018 Raffle Quilt

The 2018 Raffle Quilt, "Walking on Sunshine", was made by Vicky Skuodas and quilted by Joyce Nass. "Read More" to find out who won!

Read More
  • "Walking on Sunshine"

2018 Challenge Quilt Winners

The Challenge Quilt winners for “Playing the Angles” were Vicky Bedell first place, second to Martha Turner and third to Patty Ozga. "Read More" to see photos of the quilts.

Read More
  • Challenge Quilts

August 2018 President's Message

Congratulations to all of us for the awesome 45th Anniversary Quilt Show.  Someone told me, “it takes a village”. First, the Quilt Show Committee co-chaired by Natalie Cummings and Sheila Green, was well organized and creative. Thanks to each committee member for volunteering. Kris Vierra ​.....

Read More
  • Pat E8

Nebraska Windmill Block in the News!

The Nebraska Windmill Quilt Block was recently in the news! In 1977, LQG sponsored a contest to design a block to represent Nebraska. The winning block was designed by Bud Dunklau of Lincoln. The block is now in the possession of History Nebraska, formerly the Nebraska History Museum ....

Read More
  • windmill block news story

July 2018 President's Message

It’s July, and we are about halfway through the guild year. It’s a big year for all of us, first, celebrating our 45th Anniversary in May! Continuing in August, we will hold our Biennial Quilt Show, and in September, we will celebrate the service of women veterans honored with a Life Flight for ....

Read More
  • Pat E8

Millie Fauquet - Featured Quilter

Vicky Skuodas introduced the featured quilter, Millie Fauquet at the May 14, 2018 meeting.  
 
Millie had lived in several states before settling with her family in Lincoln, NE.  Montana, North and South Dakota were Millie and Arsene’s homes when Arsene was an Air Force pilot.  While raising ....

Read More
  • IMG_1535

45th Anniversary

At the May 14th meeting and Anniversary celebration, President Pat Kant highlighted that we want to honor the guild’s history and celebrate our joy for quilting, our exceptional creativity, worthy projects and the significant impact on relationships with our friends, family and the community. Here..

Read More
  • Distinguished Members

More June Announcements

We have a few more items to add to the June announcements we sent out a couple of weeks ago.

First, I want to thank everyone who participated in all aspects of the 45th Anniversary celebration!!!  We are part of a wonderful organization and the evening was very special.  Congratulations to ...

Read More

Lincoln Quilters Guild 2018 Scholarship Recipient

Lincoln Quilters Guild is pleased to announce that PhD student Younhee Kang is the recipient of our $1000 scholarship.  Younhee is a University of Nebraska, College of Education and Human Sciences student in the Department of Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design. Younhee’s proposed doctoral ....

Read More
  • Younhee Kang

April 2018 President's Message

April is here, and since the weather has stayed on the cold side, we’ve had more time to sew, right?  This month’s program features Mickey Depre.  Mickey’s Motto: "There is more than enough fabric in the studio to be both an Art Quilter and a Traditional Quilter".  Read about Mickey ......

Read More
  • Pat Kant

Submit Items for the 2018 LQG Quilt Show Auction!

Support the Guild with your quilting and sewing talents by submitting one or more items for the 2018 LQG Quilt Show Live Auction!

The Live Auction is scheduled for Friday, August 3, 7 pm.  Auction chairs Linda Daiker and Linda Gale invite you ....

Read More

March 2018 President's Message

Welcome Guild Members!  We’re happy to celebrate our 45th Anniversary of the Lincoln Quilters Guild this year.  Here are a few announcements to get us started.....

Read More
  • Pat Kant

LQG Scholarship

The Lincoln Quilters Guild is offering a scholarship not to exceed $1,000 for a quilt related research project.

Applicants must be engaged in graduate studies in the area of textile history or textile conservation at the University of Nebraska or engaged in the study of quilting outside .....

Read More

December President's Message

Guild Members –

Announcements and Reminders

  • Reminder, the deadline for the “Early Bird Discount” for the 2018 Lincoln Quilters Guild Membership dues must be postmarked on or before 12/31/2017. Mail to Lincoln Quilters Guild, P O Box 6861, Lincoln, NE 68506. You will find ...

Read More
  • Pat Kant

Help needed!

Hello Ladies of LQG,

I’m writing you today to ask for a favor. Would you be willing to help the ladies of the Santa Rosa California Quilt Guild whose members lost so much in the fires?  Is it possible you have one fat quarter that you would like to donate to someone in Santa Rosa? At the upcoming ...

Read More

November President's Message

Guild Members,

Mark your calendar for upcoming events for the 2018 LQG year!

  • The Isles Sale, Havelock, tentative date Sunday, Feb 25.  Fabric donations, only.  Drop off site to be announced.
  • Spring Garage Sale, Vicky Skudoas' home.  Donations of fabric/quilt related items.  NO MAGAZINES.  Date and ....

Read More

LQG Quilt Collection Archived at IQSCM

LQG has a quilt collection that is now archived at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum. Read about the history of these quilts and browse through the gallery.

Read More
  • IMG_6076