The Bryan Library will be offering quilting classes to the public every Tuesday night, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm, throughout the month of October. You must pre-register for this program by contacting Kylee Matthews at 419-636-6734 ext 274. The first class will be held on October 1st and continue on Tuesdays through October 29th.The classes will be located in the conference room of the West Annex building, and taught by experienced quilter Cindy Crist.
Cindy Crist started sewing as part of a 4-H project and began piecing quilt tops around 30 years ago. She has truly developed a passion for quilting within the last 7 years. In 2012 alone she pieced together 20 quilt tops. Mrs. Crist loves the creativity that quilting brings and is excited to share her experience and passion with the community. With so many different fabrics and patterns, quilting has become a form of art that anyone is capable of doing.
The quilt top Cindy will be teaching is an easy pattern called a disappearing nine patch that can be used as a baby quilt, a wall hanging, a table cloth, the possibilities are endless. Even if you have no experience with quilting, you can learn this pattern. Students are encouraged to bring their own sewing machines, but it is not required.
The Bryan Library is located at 107 E. High Street. For more information, and to sign up for pre-registration, please contact library Marketing and PR Coordinator, Kylee Matthews at 419-636-6734 ext 274.