Our regular meetings are held on

the third Saturday of the month at

The TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH

419 S 4th STREET

REDLANDS 92373

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California’s First Chapter of ATHA presents:

“THE ART OF COLOUR” 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8TH 9 AM – 3 PM 

 

Our color party begins with special friends and teacher, Cheryl Bollenbach from Denver, Colorado. Cheryl will teach an open class, your pattern or hers, fine shaded or primitive. She brings inspiring ideas, handouts, and years of experience in every genre of hooking. If you want to plan a rug with Cheryl, con-tact her via her website: www.cdbstudios.com or by email at cdboll@msn.com as soon as possible.

 

Beginner Class: Teacher Janelle Leslie has taught in the Coachella Valley for over 15 years. She has been a member of California’s First since 2000 and served in various Board positions. The 14” x 14” Ladybug Kit in-cludes: backing, cut wool, and a hook. BRING scissors and an 18” quilting or embroidery hoop (some loaner frames will be available).

Fall Harvest Menu: Honeybaked ham & turkey croissant sandwiches, coleslaw, Beverly’s baked beans, assort-ed chips, beverages, and relishes. Brownie bake-off with ice cream!

Carla Fortney: No fee for Carla’s help. You can schedule time with her the day of the event.

Color Play with Carla Fortney: A hands-on mini class with a focus on intensity, hue, and value. Make your rug hooking shine and learn how she uses color in creative ways.

Treva Dornaus will show us “How To” correctly clean the Townsend Cutter.

Our exclusive Christmas Boutique “Countdown to Christmas is On” with 75 days left to shop.

Vendors: select items from the following: Full Circle Succulent Designs (Palm Springs, CA), The Wool Lady (Temecula, CA), Sheepy Hollow, (Armada, MI), Cheryl Bollenbach (Denver, CO), Carla Fortney (Glendale, CA).

A rug exhibit to inspire: with the 2016 Los Angeles County Fair entries: “Featured Artist” Carla Fortney’s work; and a selection of Cheryl Bollenbach’s pieces. (Bring your latest and greatest for everyone to see and admire).

Raffle Baskets Galore…Photo Op with Mark Reece our wandering photographer…silent auction… “Colorstrology”…show & tell…ongoing exhibit videos on a big screen…outdoor dining (weather permitting).

             Directions to The River Church, 459 E. HIGHLAND AVE, REDLANDS 92373

From West: Take the 10 freeway to Ford Street exit, turn right on Ford, another right on Red-lands Blvd., then left on Highland Avenue and turn right into the first driveway to the church parking lot.

From East: Take the 10 freeway to Ford Street exit, go straight to Highland Ave and turn left. Turn right into the first driveway to the church parking lot.

             

The welcome mats in this invitation were all hooked by members of California’s First!

www.CA1strughooking.com

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“California’s First” Chapter of ATHA 

11th Annual Harvest Hook-In 

“The Art of Colour” 

Registration Form 

Return before: October 1st, 2016 

Please fill out and mail with a check payable to

California’s First Chapter of ATHA to:

Treva Dornaus 2536 Harrison Street Riverside, CA 92503

(Copy then paste in an new document, print it, fill the registration out

then send to Treva Dornaus, address above.)

Name:___________________________________________________Phone:__________________

Address:_________________________________________________City_____________________

Zip Code________

Email:_____________________________________________________________________________

Attendance Fee: prepaid $15.00 __________

Attendance Fee: Paid at door $18.00 __________

Cheryl Bollenbach Class Fee: (doesn’t include materials) $35.00 __________

Janelle Leslie Beginner Class Fee: (includes Lady Bug kit) $20.00 __________

Saturday Lunch: (must be prepaid) $10.00 __________

TOTAL ENCLOSED: $_________

For more information and/or questions contact:

Sandra Grasso 909-798-7839 email: samgrasso@aol.com or

Jennie Reece 909-864-2799 email: infogrrl@aol.com

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In March, we’ll have another opportunity to demonstrate at the Coachella Valley History Museum  http://www.cvhm.org/. Information about demonstrating there and at the Lavender Fest in June will follow.
February is a busy month for California’s First

On the 12th, Janelle will set up, with help from Loopy Ladies, our rug show for the Riverside County Date Festival  http://www.datefest.org/. From the 14th through the 27th she will be demonstrating at the Fair with anyone who cares to join her. Come out and hook with us!

On the 15th we’ll be chatting, snacking and working on ongoing projects at our monthly meeting.

 

 

 January’s Events and Plans

On January 18th we will play a rousing game of wool bingo. Bring a 3”x12” piece of wool for each game you wish to play.

On the following Saturday, we take a Dyeing with Gene field trip to Gene Shepherd’s studio in Anaheim.

Janelle is still needing your entries for the 2014 Date Festival!
 
Bring your hooked items finished within the last 2 years to our January 18 meeting.
Janelle will do the computer entry for you and the cost is only $3 per entry. 
See www.datefest.org for information on the Date Festival.

Janelle Leslie is receiving entries for the Riverside County Date Festival. Contact her at jleslie914@yahoo.com for more information.

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“IT’S A COOKIE CUTTER CHRISTMAS”

DECEMBER 14TH, 2013 (2ND Saturday)

Trinity Episcopal Church

There is now primitive linen available for sale at $18/yard. . .Remember to wear your badge to the Chapter meeting

TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH

4195 S 4th STREET

REDLANDS 92373

9:30-3 P.M.

WWW.CA1STRUGHOOKING.COM

 

“CALIFORNIA’S FIRST”

CHAPTER OF ATHA

(ASSOCIATION OF TRADITIONAL HOOKING ARTISTS)

NOVEMBER 16, 2013

MEETING NOTICE

THIS MONTH EXPAND YOUR INTERESTS TO INCLUDE A CLASS ON MAKING QUILLIES

WITH INSTRUCTION BY BRENDA GRAY

You can make a flower pin with wool strips or bring a silk scarf (choose a color you like) to make the flower out of silk or make a bracelet out of quillies. You will need worms, matching thread, matching wool to back your quillie, long sewing needle, long pins, scissors, foundation and fabric to fit your frame. Brenda will furnish glue and pin backs. Come prepared to have fun.