Tag: PebbleCreek Quilter’s Club

Charity Fundraising Quilt

Linda Rowe and Carole Schumacher Have you ever wondered why the PebbleCreek Quilters Club (PCQC) makes a special charity fundraising quilt each year? The answer is easy. We use the funds to procure supplies for the charities we support. PCQC does a phenomenal amount of charity work for our local community. During the past 15…

The 2021 Opportunity Quilt Is Unveiled!

Linda Rowe The PebbleCreek Quilters Club is pleased to announce the availability of raffle tickets for the 2021 Opportunity Quilt. The pattern, Riverbed, was selected by Carol Moonan and Marka Locker based on the great experience and positive reception their Virginia quilt guild had making this pattern previously. Riverbed was designed by internationally recognized quilt designer…

Quilters Set New Record for Community Service

Linda Rowe The PebbleCreek Quilters Club faced many challenges in completing charity projects due to COVID-19 precautions. Like many clubs, we were unable to use the Creative Arts Center (CAC) for several months. Until we were able to access our stores of fabric for charitable uses, many members used their personal supplies to begin making…

The Stephanie Project

The beginning of the Stephanie Project. Audrey Dewan, Bobbie Wagner, Carole Schumacher, and KayCee Christenson embarked on sewing charity quilts in April 2018.

Carole Schumacher It all began in Anchorage, Alaska in 2012 when Audrey Dewan met Stephanie in a quilting class. Stephanie was only 29 years old, but the two became great quilt buddies. Stephanie’s husband later transferred to Jakarta, Indonesia, where Stephanie began collecting reasonably priced local batik fabrics until their return to Houston, Texas. Fast-forward to 2018…

The Art of Quilting Show Goes Virtual

"A Godwin Watercolor Trip" was pieced by Sue Godwin and quilted by Linda Publicover.

Linda Rowe The PebbleCreek Quilters Club had to cancel the biennial quilting show last March due to COVID-19. We are pleased to announce that The Art of Quilting Show is rescheduled for Oct. 16 to 30. Because the event will be totally online, we are able to expand the length of the show from just…

Quilters Continue to Serve by Making Masks

Club members made and donated masks.

Linda Rowe PebbleCreek (PC) Quilters Club members continue to respond to requests for face coverings. So far, over 5,100 masks have been made and given to hospitals, hospice, Center Treatment Center of America, and members of the PebbleCreek community. Member Debbie Arsenault, an ICU nurse at Abrazo, and her husband have regularly been distributing a…