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Quilts Old and New At Our May Meeting

Our guest speaker Renee Giermann showed some fabulous old quilts from her collection. Here are a few details from those quilts.

Pennsylvania quilt

Orphanage signature quilt detail

Hmong quilt detailOur members showed some of their latest creations.

Italian village bargello

Italian village bargello

Charity quilt

Sally quilt 1

Sally quilt 1

Sally’s quilt 2

Sampler blocks

Sampler blocks

Xmas gift

Xmas gift

Leaf from Hollis Chatelain workshop

Leaf from Hollis Chatelain workshop

May Meeting Features Antique Quilts

Cascade’s May 21 meeting will feature Renee Giermann, who will give a trunk show of some of her antique quilts, mainly from the 1860s up to 1940. She will share her knowledge of them.  She’s been collecting antique quilts for about 20 years.

As always, socializing begins at 6:30 p.m., with the meeting at 7 p.m. We meet at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 70 N. Prospect St., in downtown Akron, Ohio.