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Thank You, Lisa

Lisa Erlandson, the speaker at our March guild meeting, has kindly given us permission to post her handouts to the website. See the How To... page for Lisa's tips on planning, making, and even blocking YOUR best quilt.



April Guild Meeting - Thursday, April 13th
Hunters Glen Baptist Church
Rose-Clair Fletcher - Portraits in Thread and Pencils

Rose-Clair

Rose-Clair Fletcher is a native of Oklahoma and came to Texas in 1988. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Art Education and and Associate Degree in Graphic Design. She has been a member of Quilters Guild of Plano since 2004. She loves doing art quilts, especially portraits.

To see more about Rose-Clair and more samples of her work, see the Programs page.



Price Reduction

The fee for Quilters Guild of Plano workshops has been reduced to $35. Take advantage of the new price by signing up for Rose-Clair Fletcher's April workshop!

Workshop - Saturday, April 15th
Rose-Clair Fletcher - Portraits in Thread and Pencils

class portrait

In this workshop we'll be making an 8.5"x 11" portrait quilt. A kit will be provided. You may bring your own printed color photo, or you may use the one provided in the kit. You should be able to do most of it in class. The class will include learning how to make a vinyl template, transferring the photo to fabric, coloring, adding fabric, and thread painting the image.

For more details on the workshop and supplies needed, see the Programs page.



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Seeing Spots Challenge

If you were at the March Guild Meeting, you enjoyed the One-Yard Rip-Off, whether you were a participant or just a spectator! If you are taking part in the Seeing Spots Challenge, your finished product is due back at the April meeting.

If you have any questions contact Janet Plotkin.



quilt show

Quilt Plano 2017

It's that time again! Time to get your entries in for Quilt Plano 2017. For the entry form and all the information about rules, categories, etc., see our Entries page. If you need help getting a photo, bring your quilt (or quilt top) to a meeting and we will take the photo for you.



workshop

New Photos

See photos of all the fun from Suzi Parron's barn quilt workshop in the Gallery.




Membership

Membership in the Quilters Guild of Plano is open to any person interested in the art of quilting. Membership dues are $30.00 annually, for the year October 1 through September 30. Dues will be discounted by $5.00 if paid before January 1. Dues for a new member joining after April 1 of the current year will be prorated to a $15.00 membership. A new member is defined as a person that has not previously joined the guild. Family membership is $10.00 per additional family member. Family members are defined as a second adult in a household, any children under 18 in the household and all grandchildren under 18.

You may print the Membership Form. Complete your information and mail the application form, along with the appropriate fees, to the address listed on the form. If you have any questions, contact the VP of Membership by email.


Call for Entries

The Texas Quilt Museum in La Grange, TX, is soliciting entries for an upcoming exhibit titled "MADE IN TEXAS! Quilts from Texas Guilds." Quilters must be members of a Texas quilt guild. Any techniques may be used. Quilts that are juried into the exhibit will be at the museum starting in September 2017. Entry deadline is May 1, 2017. See all the details at Made in Texas!.


Guild Meetings

The Quilters Guild of Plano meets on the second Thursday of each month at

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Hunters Glen Baptist Church
4001 Custer Rd.

(on the west side of Custer, between Spring Creek and Parker)

Social time 6:15-6:45pm
Meeting starts at 6:45pm

Park in the south parking lot and enter through the South Entrance. Our meeting room is on the right side.

Click here to see a printable map.