Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Sally Kitchen Named "Quilter of the Year"
Sally Kitchen was chosen as "Quilter of the Year" at the 2010 Tree City Quilt Guild Christmas party. She was selected by all the members of the guild at the November guild meeting.
Tree City Quilt Guild annually recognizes a quilter from the guild who supports the purpose of the guild: “The purpose of the quilt guild shall be to create, stimulate, and maintain an interest in all matters pertaining to the making of quilts and to establish and promote educational endeavors through quilts.” The "Quilter of the Year" is someone with outstanding quilting skills, outstanding service to the guild, outstanding teaching skills of quilting and quilt related topics, outstanding leadership skills, outstanding people skills with members and guests, exemplary improvement in quilting skills, or significant production of quilts and related projects or other attributes that promote the purpose of our guild.
In the past, the following people have been chosen for Quilter of the Year: 2009-Jeri Fickes, 2008-Barb Byler, 2007-Laura Nolletti, 2006-Mary Lou Nuzum, 2004 -Dorothy Pearson, 2003-Mabel Stocker, 2002-Effie Troyer, 2001-Betty Hofstetter.