CELEBRATING 27 YEARS in 2014 with: Embellishments, Tips & Techniques
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Monday, April 13
UAW Local 652 Union Hall 426 Clare St., Lansing
Doors open at 6:30. Program will be a presentation by Cathy Norton from Around the Block: Quilting Ruler & Crazy Quilting Not Just For Quilts, But Garments, Too!
(See email blast for further information)
6:30 - 7:00 Social Time, Refreshments, Library, and EVENT SIGNUP
7:00 - Guild Meeting
followed by our speaker, Cathy Norton, and Show & Tell
· YOUR HELP IS NEEDED IN 2015!!
· Projector setup at the guild meeting.
· Education & Events Committee: we invite you to help with the planning.
If you can assist with either of these, please contact our President, Mary A.
SEWING, an art & life skill!
Click HERE to read December message from Joyce S.
Monthly Guild Meeting
2nd Monday of every month
Typical Agenda (for the current meeting, refer to the Meeting Notice at the top of this page):
6:30 to 7 pm: Social Refreshments, Community Service turn-in, Event SignUp, free Resource Library & free table.
6:15 to 6:45: Demo (not every meeting)
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.
2015 Programs & Demos
"Sewing with Skill and Style"
January 12: Collars - Mary A., Sandy H., Mary H., Joyce S.
February 9: Bears by Donna C. & Dolls by Sandy H.
March 9: Round Robin - Bag from rectangle. PoTortilla bag, tato/Faux leather bag, Tie bag, and Fabric Bowl.
April 13: Cathy Norton from Around the Block: Quilting Ruler & Crazy Quilting Not Just For Quilts, But Garments, Too!
May 11: Newsletter Advertiser Evening- Retailer Appreciation with shopping! Click HERE to see what you missed in 2014.
(CAB and committees will help, but we welcome additional volunteers)
June 8: Bishop Sewing Method with Sue Townsend - Potential for classes if there is interest.
Also, demo area, special project samples displayed with supply lists for a Sew-In prior to August's meeting
July13: Janet Dapson trunk show of "Beyond to Basic T"
August 10: Hands-on Bracelet (make and take) with Colleen Bofysil - more details coming
September 21: NOTE: MEETING DATE CHANGED TO COINCIDE WITH NOVI SEWING EXPO.
Rae Cumbie to present her trunk show of awesome jackets, tops, and pants.
October 12: Annual Meeting, dinner, show & tell/challenge will have folks bringing results from Janet Dapson's and Rae Cumbie's classes and the August Sew-In.
November 9: Creative applique and quilts with Clarice Hamlin sign-up.
December 14: Christmas party with desserts and possibly a SEW-IN!