Welcome to the Allen Quilters’ Guild!
Calling all quilters in the Allen area, join us for monthly programs, great friendships and all the creativity you can stand. AQG meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Allen, 605 South Greenville Avenue in Allen MAP IT.
January 2017 Meeting- Thursday, January 19th at 7:00 pm (socializing at 6:30)
Don’t forget to bring Community Service food items: please bring soups, peanut butter, mac and cheese or dry beans.
Linda Neal – Tales and Tips for the Traveling Quilter
Our speaker for the January 19th meeting is award winning quilter Linda Neal. She is another one of our local treasures. Linda lives in McKinney. Along with quilter Jackie Brown, she has created Perseverence, a first place winner at AQS Paducah, and One Cake, Two Cake, Red Cake, Blue Cake, the Best of Show at NQA.
Ms Neal’s topic is: Tales of a Traveling Quilter. The lecture covers packing tips for quilting travel, 5 day quilting conferences, quilting cruises, and international travel. A trunk show will show projects made at instructor led classes, as well as quilts made from unique fabrics and patterns found while traveling. She will also show her award winning quilts.
Linda Neal Cake Quilt
Close Up of Quilt