Programs

Our quilting group strives to share knowledge and skills with everyone in the Louisville and Southern Indiana area who has an interest in quilting. Most classes, workshop, demos, and lectures are free for our members.

Sewing Machine & Basic Supplies include:

Sewing machine, manual, and tools
Extra needles (hand & machine)
Thread<
Bobbins
Pins
Scissors
Seam ripper
Rotary Cutter
Rulers
Small cutting board (12 x 18)
Iron and ironing surface

  • Extension cord

Should a full size cutting mat or 24” ruler be required for a specific class, they will be provided by LNT.

Classes and Workshops for 2018:

IMPORTANT:  If Jefferson County Schools are closed or if they close early because of inclement weather on our meeting day, our meeting will be cancelled.

 

June 21, 2018  – 10 am – 2 pm – Quilt of Valor

Sewing Quilt of Valor

We will be making a “Quilt of Valor”. Be sure to bring your sewing machine and basic supplies, lots of “can-do attitude”, and a sack lunch with drink.   Basic sewing supplies.

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

 

June 27 – 10 am – trip to The Carnegie Center to view the Form, Not Function quilt show

We will LEAVE the community center at 10am. Don’t be late.
We should return about 2pm after a nice lunch.

June 27, 2018 7 pm – Visiting Teacher Trunk Show

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

June 28, 2018  9 am  – pm  –  Visiting Teacher Workshop

Workshop ‘Cactus Flower’ table runner

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

July 5, 2018  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  – The 2018 Kentucky State Fair

Once again our very own Supervisor of Textiles for the State Fair, Susan Hofercamp, will let us know what’s new in the textile department for 2018, and provide an opportunity to sign up to help her at the fair. She will be joined once more by her Textiles Assistant, Pam Shartzer, who is working on her credentialing to be a quilt judge. She will be able to give some hints at what the judges are looking for when they review the entries.

Location TWAY House –10235 Timberwood Circle  Jeffersontown, KY 40223 

***Note the 1st floor restrooms will be closed due to remodeling.  Restrooms are available on the 2nd floor via stairs.

July 19, 2018  – 10 am – 2 pm  – Cuddle Care

Quilting at Quilted Joy

Location Quilted Joy

July 29, 2018  1 pm – 6 pm   – Children’s Quilt Show

2nd Annual Children’s Quilt Show
Featuring quilts made by kids 17 yrs and under
The Louisville Nimble Thimbles Quilting Guild and The Needle Arts Center are sponsoring the second annual Children’s Quilt Show featuring the talent and unique creativity of our local youth.

All kids 17 years and under are invited to join us and display a quilt they’ve made. Quilt design and technique is totally up to the participant, so let your creativity and imagination shine. The only requirement is that the quilt be finished. Participants may receive all the help they need.

No Limits  l  No Themes  l  No Judging | No Entry Fee

The Show
Date: July 29, 2018
Time: 1:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Location:
McMahan Fire Department
4318 Taylorsville Rd
Louisville, KY 40220

To Enter:
For a registration form, call Marilou at 502-291-5731 or email 3524mwj@gmail.com

August 2 , 2018  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm LNT Birthday Party

TBD

 

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

August 16, 2018  – 10 am – 2 pm

Robbie Altman will discuss sewing techniques.

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

September 6, 2018  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  Table Topper

Susan Wolfe

 

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

September 20, 2018  – 10 am – 2 pm

Cuddle Care

 

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

October 4, 2018  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  –  3-D Christmas Tree

Susan Hoferkamp

 

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

October 18, 2018  – 10 am – 2 pm

TBD

Location TWAY House –10235 Timberwood Circle  Jeffersontown, KY 40223

November 1, 2018  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

TBD

 

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299

November 10, 2018  Girl Scout Project

November 15, 2018  – 10 am – 2 pm

TBD

Location TWAY House –10235 Timberwood Circle  Jeffersontown, KY 40223

December 6, 2018  – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Christmas Party

Bring a side dish or a dessert. Meat, drinks, and fabulous door prizes will be provided by the guild. Feel free to bring a guest.

 

Location Jeffersontown Community Center  10617 Taylorsville Rd  Jeffersontown, Kentucky 40299