Welcome to the Website of the Markham Guild of Village Crafts
Disappearing 9 patch quilt
Monthly meetings, offer a variety of speakers or the opportunity to try new skills. Please feel free to come out and join us on the second Tuesday of each month from September to June. Check the Schedule below for upcoming speakers and events especially noting the meeting time.
We have been an intrigale part of the Markham community, participating in many community events including Markham Fair, Applefest, Museum Days, Unionville Festival, Farmers Market to name just a few. The Guild appreciates the support of the City of Markham, the Main Street BIA and the people of Markham.
Guest Speakers and Upcoming Meetings
December 10, 2013 - 7:00 am to 9:30 pm - General Meeting - Potluck supper and "Make it and Take it" craft.
At this meeting we will be enjoying a delicious potluck supper followed by dessert. We will then be Joined by our friends from Crafting for the Cure. They will be teaching us how to make curled paper snowflake ornaments out of recycled materials.
January 14, 2014 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm - General Meeting - A special luncheon and afternoon meeting.
February 11, 2014 - 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm - General meeting - TBA
March 11, 2014 - 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm - General Meeting - TBA
April 8, 2014 - 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm - General Meeting - TBA
May 10 and 11, 2014 - Spring Fling Art and Craft sale.
May 24, 2014 - 9:00 am - 3:.00 pm - Bits and Pieces Sale
Recent Happenings at the Guild
The title of her quilt is Septem Peccata Mortalia (Seven Deadly Sins). The quilt theme is based on illuminated manuscripts and tackles how little human nature has changed since these manuscripts were created.