March 2017–This crib quilt was presented to Vicki Olatundin and three of her staff members at Steinbach Family Resource Centre as a prize for a raffle being held by Hy-Life. In turn, Hy-Life will be giving SFRC a grant. Heartland Quilters was pleased to be able to support the Steinbach Family Resource Centre in this way.
November 18-19, 2016–Heartland Quilters enjoyed a busy two days at the Clearspring Christmas Craft Sale the weekend of November 18 and 19. It was an excellent time of meeting community members, selling crafts and raffle tickets. We look forward to next years craft event.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016–Fiona McMillin, who comes from Calgary and owns a quilting business called Maple Cabin Quilts, delighted the Heartlanders with a special tutorial on the disappearing shoo fly block. Fiona is holding her demo quilt and behind her (on the design wall) is the scrappy quilt the group put together. It will be sewn up and quilted by Doris.
Heartland Quilters (MB) in the News!
- Quilters Making a Difference (May 2017)
- Quilters Give Hope and Encouragement (May 2016)
- Blessing the Less Fortunate Through Quilting (October 2015)
- Quilting Retreat Has a Surprise Visitor (February 2015)
- Quilting for a Cause (September 2014)
- Local quilters announce official incorporation (September 2014)