Calendar of Events

AQG Programs for 2020

Jan-16  Lynda Lindstrom Bindings- The Final Step. Lynda will share her unique method of applying binding.
Feb-20 Allison Bayer  Scrappy and Happy/Thrill of the Hunt. Allison will present a trunk show of 10 of her scrap quilts. She will also discuss tips on finding and using a vintage sewing machine. She will have a display of hand crank and ‘tailed’ (electric) machines with their history for you to enjoy!
March-19  Suzanne DiCarlo Quilts of Valor Foundation Suzanne will share the history and purpose of the foundation. She will present a local veteran with a Quilt of Valor. What a special event for us to share.
April-16  QOV Community Service  Community Service Projects Come sew Quilts of Valor/Patriotic blocks and lets get some tops pieced and ready to quilt. We will sew from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Check website for location.
May-21 Nancy Russell Barn Quilts Nancy will make a presentation and speak about the history of barn quilts. She will have several examples and give step-by-step instructions for making your own beautiful barn quilt.
June-16  Martha Lindberg  Trunk Show She will do a trunk show with 30+ of her quilts. She has won several ribbons for her quilts at local quilt shows including the Dallas Quilt Show.
July-16 Potluck & Game Night Annual Potluck & Game Night Guild members are invited to a night of great food, fun and games. Door prizes will be given away.
July 17-18th Elis Country Quilt
Aug-20  Carol Morrissey  Confessions of an Absent-Minded Quilter Carol will do a trunk show and lively entertaining video presentation showing various tools and techniques she uses.
Sept-17 Annual Mini Quilt Auction  Mini Quilt Auction Guild members will donate quilted items for the auction. Patriotic themed items will be showcased.
Oct-15 Community Service  Community Service Sew-In Guild members will sew pillow cases, children’s quilts, placemats, Capes for Kids, etc. to give to our local charities. We will sew from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Check website for location.
Nov-19 QOV Ceremony Quilt of Valor Ceremony & Reception We will present area veterans with the QOV/Patriotic quilts that we have completed this year. It is sure to be a moving ceremony. Refreshment will be served.
December Annual Christmas Brunch Mark your calendars for our annual Christmas Brunch on Saturday, December 12, 2020

 2020 TAQC Rally Day – July 11, 2020

Check out TAQG’s Web site for more information: http://taqg.org/

Marti Michell will be the featured speaker and is offering 3 workshops:

  • Fat Quarter Log Cabin
  • Interlocking Hexagons
  • Mariner’s Compass

Registration will start in January.

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2020 Upcoming Community Events

Jan 24-25 – Jefferson Regional Quilt Alliance “Quilts on the Bayou”, http://jeffersonquiltshow.com/
March 13-15 – Dallas Quilt Show, http://quiltersguildofdallas.org/quilters-guild-of-dallas-show
March 27-28 – Quilters Guild of East Texas Quilt Show, Dancing Stars, http://www.qgetx.org/quilt-show.html

June 12-13- The Bosque Arts Center Quilt Guild  doing Quilt show in Clifton,www.bosqueartscenter.org 
Aug 7-8 – Plano Quilt Show, https://www.qgplano.org/quilt-show/plano-quilt-show/