Tag: crafting

14th annual Fall Festival Arts and Crafts Fair

  Quail Creek’s 14th annual Fall Festival Arts and Crafts Fair will be held in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom and Creative Arts and Technology Center on Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 4, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Quail Creek residents and clubs showcase and…

Summer sewing fun

Max Perzan It all started in 2010 when the ladies of the Quail Creek Needlework Club made “pillow case” sundresses to help young girls who had been victims of a devastating earthquake in Haiti. The club was able to send more than 100 dresses at that time to support the young girls. The tradition of…

Empty Bowls needs artisans

  Peggy McGee Valley Assistance Services (VAS) will be sponsoring its first ever Arts and Crafts show at the Community Performing Arts Center in Green Valley on Saturday, February 3 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. All proceeds will be used to benefit the various VAS programs that help low income families and seniors in the…

Attention breast cancer survivors

Did you know that the Quail Creek Needlework Club provides special handmade breast prostheses for women who have undergone mastectomies or other such procedures? Traditional prosthetics are usually expensive, heavy, sweaty and uncomfortable. The Needlework Club offers a soft, comfortable, beautiful alternative. They are free to Quail Creek women and come in a variety of…

Gardening with an enchanted twist

While the stress-relieving capabilities and health benefits of gardening are well known, a twist on this timeless hobby offers a way to add charm and a whimsical feel to your home and garden. Creating an enchanted fairy garden can boost imagination and offer a family-friendly way to hone your green thumb. These miniature landscapes, often…