Mill House Quilts has monthly clubs which meet to share a common interest. All the clubs are free and may be joined at any time. Several require a book purchase.
1st Thursday Block of the Month and EQ clubs will meet on September 11th.
6" & 12" Block of the Month Club
1st Tuesday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
The books 200 Blocks from Quiltmaker Magazine and The Loyal Union Sampler by Jennifer Chiaverini are the sources for each month’s blocks in 2014. You may choose which book, and which size blocks, you want to make. Those who bring in completed blocks from the last month’s demonstration have a chance to win free fat quarters. This is a great way to make new friends and use up scraps! New members are always welcome! Book required. Hosted by Krista Wallace. FREE!
Block of the Month Club
1st Thursday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
A Flock of Feathered Stars by Carolyn Cullinan McCormick is the book chosen for 2014. Each month a block will be presented. The blocks vary in degree of difficulty and are paper pieced unless you choose to make templates. Everyone will select their own fabrics and may choose from several different settings for this gorgeous quilt. New members always welcome. Book required. Hosted by Dianne Larson. FREE!
Note: September meeting is the 11th.
EQ (Electric Quilt) Club
1st Thursday of each month | 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Do you have EQ6 or 7 and want to explore its uses with other quilters? Tips and ideas for exploring and using Electric Quilt will be discussed. Bring a laptop if you can and any questions or ideas you have. All skill levels and new members are welcome. January, April, July, and October meetings will include basic EQ instruction. You will need to bring a laptop, have EQ7 activated, and have minimal experience. Hosted by Fran Heisey. FREE!
Note: September meeting is the 11th.
Machine Quilting Club
1st Friday of each month | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Machine quilting club is your source for sharing information on all aspects of home machine quilting. Bring any tips or problems you have encountered. Cindy will provide a monthly quilting design.Hosted by Cindy Fenster. FREE!
Note: July meeting is on the 11th.
Gypsy Rose Crazy Quilters Club
2nd Tuesday of each month | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Gypsy Rose Crazy Quilt Club is the perfect place for crazy quilt lovers to compare notes, exchange ideas, and talk about what they’ve tried or want to try. Renee will frequently have a demonstration to share. Bring a project to work on and show and tell. New members may join at any time. Hosted by Renee Shedivy. FREE!
2nd Wednesday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Do you want to talk about our tools of the trade? Do you have a favorite gadget? Do you have a gadget you don't know how to use? Gadget Club is the place to share knowledge of our tools. Hosted by Judy Ward. FREE!
2nd Thursday of each month | 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Join the fun at the only Strip Club in Waunakee! Each month we exchange twelve 2 ½” strips in a certain color or theme, and we are challenged with blocks in which to use them. Fabrics for September are sewing related, October is orange, November is glittery (gold or silver metallic) and December is music. The twelve 2 ½” strips should be 100% cotton and cut the width of the fabric. They can be all the same or different fabrics. Each month has a block designed by Jane that uses some of your strips. New members always welcome. Hosted by Jane Vaughan. FREE!
2nd Friday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Bring any appliqué project you are working on or have questions about. Share ideas, help, and converse as you complete your project. New members always welcome. Hosted by Loretta Holmen. FREE!
Scrap Lovers Club (a/k/a Stash Buster Beauties)
2nd Saturday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Scrap lovers unite. Each month we’ll share ideas through show and tell, and you’ll get a free pattern as an incentive to dig into your stash. If you start the free pattern by the next month, you have a chance to win free fat quarters. New members always welcome. Hosted by Dianne Larson. FREE!
Civil War Quilt Club
3rd Tuesday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Civil War Club is for reproduction lovers and historical buffs. Barbara Brachman’s Civil War Sampler Quilt book is the book chosen for study. Make the previous month’s block and be in the drawing for free fat quarters. Bring any show and tell. Book required. New members always welcome. Hosted by Mary Schmitt. FREE!
UFO Quilt Club
3rd Wednesday of each month | 9:30 a.m - 10:45 a.m.
UFO Club is for anyone who can claim to have three or more UnFinishedObjects (quilts) needing more than the binding. Register your UFO’s by bringing them to any meeting. Each time you complete a UFO, you may enter your name to win a $25.00 Mill House gift certificate. Drawing occurs twice a year at the June and December party meetings. New members always welcome. Hosted by Dianne Larson. FREE!
Modern Quilting Club
3rd Thursday of each month | 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Modern quilt club explores the ever expanding world of modern quilts. Bring any modern quilts, or ideas you have and join the fun. Our resource book is Tula Pink's City Sampler: 100 Modern Quilt Blocks. You may make any size project you wish. Book required. FREE!
Paper Piecing Club
3rd Thursday of each month | 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Kathy will guide you through using paper piecing to create the beautiful blocks in Jennifer Chiaveriniís The Loyal Union Sampler Quilt. You may choose any style of fabrics you wish. The book will be started at the September meeting. Multiple blocks will be made each month. New members may join anytime. Book required. Hosted by Kathy Doyle. FREE!
4th Thursday of each month | 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Candy Club meets the fourth Thursday of the month from 6:30-7:30. Candy pieces are 2 ½” squares. Each month you may choose to participate in a candy exchange by bringing twenty 2 ½”squares. September's theme is polka dots, October is Halloween, November fall leaves, and December is winter motifs. Moda Candy booklet required. Hosted by Irene Stoll.