Education Committee – Skills & Techniques
Michelle Watts – Beauty of the Southwest
Workshop – Designing Your Own Fabric with Stencils
Sit and Sew – Pillowcase Workshop
September 20th Program
Skills & Techniques
There will be 3 tables set up with a different skills and techniques covering types of machine quilting.
You will move from table to table every 20 minutes.
Sue Burt will demonstrate the steps for making a T-Shirt quilt.
Betsy Whiteman will demonstrate machine quilting with the use of specialized quilting rulers.
Sharon Wilhelm will demonstrate machine quilting on sandwiched quilt covering skills (i.e., starts, stops, traveling, pivots, in the ditch, and free motion in all directions.
Thank you to these guild members for sharing their knowledge and expertise with us! We are looking forward to learning from all three of you!
October 18th Program
"Beauty of the Southwest"
Michele Watts will be at the McKinney Quilt Guild on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 to present her trunk show titled “Beauty of the Southwest”. Michele is an outstanding quilter, quilt artist and designer and has been a past speaker for the guild
October 19th Workshop
"Designing your Own Fabric with Stencils"
The workshop with Michele Watts will be Wednesday, October 19th from 9:00am to 3:30pm at Stitched With Love at 500 Custer Road, Suite 110, McKinney, Tx 75071. Bring a sack lunch or buy lunch at nearby restaurants. The cost is $40 per person. Text Kathy Chambliss at 214-395-2154 if you would like to put it on the class list. Payment can be made at the September 20th meeting. There is room for 16 students. If are spots are still available, you can pay at the October 18th meeting.
What to bring to the September Meeting
Wear your Name Tag as we have lots of new members. Holders available at check in table.
Sign in and get your Door Prize Ticket.
Record your volunteer hours.
Meet and sit by one of our new members in case they have questions.
Bring Project Linus & Veterans quilts for Show and Tell and to turn in.
Bring your September Nickels.
Bring your Apple BOM and turn in.
Turn in your pillowcases for Ryan’s Case For Smiles to Carolyn Kerr.
Be sure to bring your Show & Tell. We love this part of our meeting.
Carolyn Miller – September Greeter
September Birthday gals Bring Snacks.
Catch up and bring your BOM Blocks. Instructions can be found on the website.