Programs & Workshops

In keeping with our purpose to promote and advance quilting through the education of our members and the public, AQG offers programs through the monthly meetings, Friendship Groups, and workshops. Non-members are welcome to attend.  AQG meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Allen Arts Alliance in their art gallery space in Watters Creek Mall, known as Blue House Too. MAP

Meeting Location

Allen Arts Alliance, Art Gallery Space in Watters Creek Mall, known as Blue House Too

SW Corner of US75 and Bethany Drive

For a complete list of all of the activities visit AQG’s Calendar of Events page.

2019 Programs

Jan 17 Deborah Brizendine Paper Piecing and Trunk Show of Judy Niemeyer and Other Quilts
Feb 21 Lucille Lim My Applique Dream
March 21 Judy Steward Sewing Machine Quilting and Demo
April 18 Sharon Wilhem Sashings: Bold & Dangerous
May 16 Sally Ashbacher TBA
June 20 M.J. Fielek Large Prints and Borders
July 18 Kay Ivey and Jessica Sutton Marbling Fabric
Aug 15 Tina Hilton Malaysian Batiks
Sept 19 Mini Quilt Auction
Oct 17 Community Service
Nov 15 TBA
Dec 14 Christmas Brunch

2019 Workshops

MARCH 22ND WORKSHOP WITH JUDY STEWARD
We will be passing around the sign-up sheet at the February meeting, for the March 22nd workshop,  Free-Motion Machine Quilting, by Judy Steward.
We will also need to collect the $35.00 workshop fee at the February or March meeting for each person attending.
Please make your check payable to Allen Quilters’ Guild and give it to Brenda B.

2019 Retreats

MAY 16TH TO MAY 19TH
Greetings Quilters!
The AQG Spring Retreat is going to be at Sunset Retreat Center, 410 Echo Rd., Sunset, TX 76270. The dates are Noon Thursday, May 16, 2019 through 1 pm Sunday, May 19th, 2019. They will serve meals from Thursday evening supper through Sunday morning brunch. The cost is $87.50 per night with a 2 -night minimum. Persephanie Freeman will be our masseuse. We need a 20 person minimum to “make” the retreat. Sewing, eating, walking, gabbing, relaxing… I’m so in! If you’d care to join us there will be sign -up sheets at the February, March and April meetings.

We can take a deposit of $50 to hold your spot but have to have the complete payment to send to arrive at Sunset by April 16th, 2019. Make your checks out to AQG. Call or text me with any questions: Ellen R