CELEBRATING 27 YEARS in 2014 with: Embellishments, Tips & Techniques
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Our September meeting will be held Monday, September 8, UAW 652 Union Hall, 426 Clare St.
Doors will open at 6:30, and the Fit & Fun Trunk Show by Judy Kessinger of the Fit Nice Systems begins at 7:00. Visitors are welcome.
SEWING, an art & life skill!
Only TWO MORE MEETINGS (August & Sept) to buy used material from our library at
reduced prices. Come browse and see what's available!
Our Annual Member Challenge & Style Show at our August 11th meeting was a huge hit this year. There were so many beautiful articles of clothing, including jackets and accessories, many of which incorporated the buttons from our Button Exchange. Thank you to all who participated. The creativity of our membership is overwhelming!!!
Monthly Guild Meeting
2nd Monday of every month
6:30 to 7 pm: Social Refreshments, Community Service turn-in, Event SignUp, free Resource Library & free table.
6:15 to 6:45: Demo
7:00 to 9 pm: Guild Meeting includes Program, Show & Tell and drawings.
Location: Local 652 Union Hall, 426 Clare Street, Lansing Michigan 48917.
Severe Weather Advisory: If a tornado warning is issued during a meeting, you will be directed to take cover in the lower level hall.
Visitors are Welcome: The first two meetings are free. Visitors must join after attending 2 free meetings over the lifetime of the chapter. Come enjoy the fun, sharing, learning and friendship; all focused around the textiles.
2014 Programs & Demos
Embellishments, Tips & Techniques
January 13: Interfacing and other Tips & Techniques plus the 2014 kick off!
DEMO: Top Stitching Ideas
February 10: Notions Night– bring your one favorite notion!
MEET at demo time to discuss questions or concerns.
March 10: Button Lady- Nancy Kienitz
DEMO: Making & changing up buttons.
April 14: WIREKNITZ- Norma Melton
May 12: Newsletter Advertiser Evening- Retailer Appreciation with shopping! Click HERE to see what you missed.
June 9: ICORD tips & techniques AND MEMBER TO MEMBER SALE!
July14: Fitting Solutions- Janet Dapson
August 11: ASG Member’s Garment Style Show Challenge with Prizes. Garment or accessory with your swapped button; must be completed.
September 8: Sew Inspiring Trunk Show- Judy Kessinger of Fit Nice; bring your camera!
October 13: Annual Meeting with election, catered dinner (RSVP), enjoy a fun-filled surprise evening. NOTE: The Annual Meeting, we will not have a hands-on make and take but thank you so much for the fun ideas. More details soon, just need to meet with some of the board on a couple of items they'd like to do and we do have a surprise.
November 10: Machine Care, Cleaning, Needles & Threads- Country Stitches.
December 8: Bring holiday dessert & canned good, buttons or pennies to play SEW-IN!