DCSQ HomeThe purpose of the Dakota County Star Quilters (DCSQ) is to offer an interesting and informative forum to share our common interest in the art of quilting.
Up Coming and Recent Events
May 8, 2013
April 9, 2013
March 12, 2013
February 6, 2013 - March 1, 2013
Dakota County Star Quilters Annual Quilt show
Dakota County Historical Society
130 3rd Avenue North,
South St. Paul, Minnesota
Lecture by Maxine Rosenthal at 1 pm and 7 pm, Tuesday February 12, 2013
Tickets are $6.00 - To purchase tickets, contact Mary Burnes - 952-888-0421
Dakota County Historical Society Museum hours:
January 8, 2013 - Lecture by longarm quilter and author Sue Heinz
December 13, 2012 - Annual Christmas Potluck
November 8, 2012 Hand sewing night
Monthly community service sewing days - see the Community Service page for details.
October 9, 2012
September 11, 2012 7-9 pm
Our speaker for September is Kate Grussing. She owns an online quilt shop based in Chanhassen. Kate's background includes being a textile designer for Target ans she was an art director for Thimbleberries. She has cute fabrics and great ideas. For a sneak peak of her wares, visit her web site at www.beebolt.com. After the break we will have show and tell, announcements and a quilter's bedtime story.
Information, photos and handouts from January 2012 Schoolhouse demo on Disappearing 9-Patch, Jelly Roll 1600, and Liberated Letters is on the web site under "Member's Tips".
We have selected two new projects to participate in for charity. Bundles of Love will be our two-year project. We will also be making quilts for Hovander House.
Click here for instructions for Hearth and Home block for Bundles of Love.
Click here for instructions to assemble Hearth and Home quilt top.
Click here for instructions to make Bundles of Love Charm Square baby quilt.