CQC General Meetings
The monthly general meeting schedule and information about the planned speakers is listed in the Upcoming Meetings section below. In 2023, the hybrid meetings accommodate both in-person and online attendees.
Next General Meeting is January 27th
Registration begins at 9:30 am
Meeting begins at 10am
Waterstone Community Church
5890 S. Alkire Street, Littleton, CO 80127
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81571018794
Zoom Meeting ID: 815 7101 8794
Zoom Phone Number: 669 900 6833
10 a.m. Saturday, January 27th, 2024 Hybrid Meeting via Zoom and in person at Waterstone Community Church 5890 S. Alkire St. Littleton, CO 80127
Kate Colleran is a renowned fabric and quilt pattern designer, author, and quilt teacher with over 20 years of experience in the quilting industry. Her quilt patterns have been featured in numerous quilt magazines, and she has online classes available on popular platforms like Craftsy and
Quilting Daily. Kate has taught at local quilt shops, for guilds, and at national quilt shows, inspiring quilters across the country.
Kate's quilt patterns are known for their complete, easy-to-follow instructions with an eclectic design style that blends traditional elements with a modern twist. Her designs are both visually stunning and accessible to quilters of all skill levels. She is particularly well-known for her popular Braid and Mini Braid Templates, which offer a fun and easy way to create beautiful quilts.
In addition to her work as a designer and teacher, Kate is also a co-author of the book "Your Precut Stash";, which provides inspiration and guidance for using precut fabric collections in quilting projects.
Kate's creative talent has also led to exciting collaborations with Island Batik, and she released a fabric line with them in 2022. Her fabrics are characterized by vibrant colors, bold patterns, and playful designs that perfectly complement her quilt patterns.
In Kate’s lecture Modern Traditional - Exploring Quilt Styles, she will use quilts, patterns and photos to show how to make the same quilt or quilt Kateblock in different styles. She’ll talk about a mix of styles, color choices and inspiration for quilt ideas. This lecture is designed to get quilters thinking about how to look at quilts and see them in new ways!
Kate's ultimate goal is to help quilters make a quilt by finding the methods and techniques that work best for them. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced quilter, Kate's passion for quilting and her expertise are sure to inspire and delight.