March meeting, Nita Brock’s wool sewing book

Nita Brock will be with us for our March 11th meeting, Sunny Hills Church of Christ, Fullerton, beginning at 10:00a.  She has designed a sewing book to hold essential stitching tools.  Featuring a pocket in the basket and a sunflower pin cushion,  the folio measures 5″ x 7″.  This project is limited to 25 and available by mail, nitawool2 email Carol Hayes for more information  chayes002@socal.rr.com     (more pictures and coupon will be in the March newsletter).

 

 

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Feb. OCSG Tea with Judith Tyner

Saturday February 11th, is the OCSG annual tea at Sunny Hills Church of Christ, Fullerton.  Judith Tyner, author of Stitching the World:  Embroidered Maps and Women’s Geographical Education” will be the guest speaker.  From the late 18th century for about 50 years, schoolgirls in the UK and America created embroidered map samplers and silk globes.  These samplers were designed to teach needlework and geography.  Come hear why an explosion of interest in geography caused by the American and French Revolutions and explorations of Lewis and Clark made the study of maps exciting and important.  Beginning at 10:00a,  our tea is also open to non-members, paid reservations must be made by February 9th, $30.00.  Contact Carol Hayes, chayes002@socal.rr.com  for more information.

Stacy Nash Sewing Book & Pinkeep

Stacy will be with OCSG at our April 16th meeting which will take place in Upland, Ca.  Her piece a sewing book which opens to include mother of pearl thread rings and pocket for scissors and notions.  This kit will also be available to OCSG members by mail.

Contact Carol Hayes for more information chayes002@socal.rr.com

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Stacy Nash Primitives

Saturday April 16th.  We are delighted that Stacy will be our teacher for OCSG’s birthday party.  We will be meeting at San Antonio Heights Church in Upland, Ca.  Her designs are a combination of whimsy and primitive and she will have something special for OCSG.

Sneak peak picture coming soon.  Please contact Carol Hayes for information:

chayes002@socal.rr.com

 

 

 

Catherine Theron’s Early Spring Lambs

Saturday March 12th.  Catherine Theron’s Winter 2016 project for guilds will be our March program.  Carol Hayes and Joanne Seruto will be leading the class and a follow-up finishing class will be the August meeting.  The stitchery book is worked on 32 ct golden linen and measures 2.5 inches x 3.25 inches.  A little lamb fob completes the piece.  This kit is available by mail to guild members, check must be received by deadline date Feb 5th.

Contact Carol Hayes for ordering information:  chayes002@socal.rr.com

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Tea with Christina Lovejoy

Saturday February 6th.  In 2014 Christina delighted us with behind the scene tales of Downton Abbey and the Downton Abbey jewelry.  Now with the last season of DA we can say how timely it is to welcome her back to entertain .   Christina is representing Swarovski Company as they are celebrating their 120th year.  She will share their archives of fashion and apparel collaborations.  $30.00, deadline to order is January 22nd and includes gift bag if you meet deadline date.  (We welcome non-members to our tea).

Contact Carol Hayes for more information   chayes002@socal.rr.com