Calendar of Events

AQG Programs for 2024

January 18th2024 Kick-off MeetingOur Kickoff for 2024 will include Presentation of Raffle Quilt and hearing from several of our Charities that we sew things for. Show & Tell at the end of our meeting.
February 20thAllen/McKinney Friendship LuncheonOur 2nd annual Friendship Luncheon with Mckinney Quilt Guild will feature Tammy Whitehurst as our speaker. We’ll have soup, salad & dessert. We had a blast last year. Call or Text Elaine to sign up at 936-465-8229.
March 21stCommunity Sew-InCome sew with us at Fabric Fanatics from 10 – 5. We’ll be making different items for our charities. Kits will be available.
April 18thImprove QuiltingEllen Zinsmeister, Presenter
Are you wondering what Improv quilting is? How it works? Or maybe you’ve never even heard of it before! Ellyn can’t wait to share some of her modern quilts made with improv techniques and talk about what Improv quilting really means. Maybe after hearing about it, you’ll want to give it a try yourself! Come join the fun!
May 16thScrappy QuiltingSharon Holliday will share a trunk load of quilts. What’s the art of making your scrappy quilts not look scrappy.
June 20thMaking Clutch PursesDebra MR, one of our own, will show a collection of clutch purses made of a variety of materials. Workshop to be scheduled.
June 29th“The Necessary Clutch Wallet”
Cork Workshop:
A workshop using cork to make the “Necessary Clutch Wallet” is
scheduled for June 29, 2024 from Noon – 4:00p.m. at Fabric Fanatics in Plano, Texas. The cost will be $40.00 for supplies and patterns. Sign up at the June Meeting.
July 18thCookout & GamesCome enjoy getting to know everyone as you play games and enjoy some grilled burgers at Debra MR’s house. Don’t worry, it’s an indoor picnic! Prizes to be given away.
August 15thQOV Community Sew-InCome help sew blocks and piece the blocks together to make Quilts of Valor. Meet at Not Your Mama’s Quilt Store from 10 – 5.
September 19thJourney of an Art QuilterLeo Ransom will be presenting his journey as quilter and showcasing his art. Workshop will also be held. More information to come.
October 21stModern QuiltingKathy Tolbert
November 21stGretchen CarrollGretchen will have a display of her fabric ornaments. She will share her journey as well as how to make.
December 7thChristmas Party/Raffle Quilt Drawing