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The Highland Lakes Quilt Guild (HLQG) meets at 9:00 am - 11:30 am, in the Fellowship Hall at First United Methodist Church, 1101 Bluebonnet Dr. in Marble Falls. Guests are welcome. Come join us for our "Meet and Greet" with refreshments, followed by a general members' meeting and program.
September 21, 2022 Judy Moore Pullen - Needles and Threads for Hand Applique with Cotton Fabric Judy is a member of our Guild as well as an accomplished quiltmaker, and quilt designer, with an exceptional talent for hand needlework. She has sold her patterns and designs at the Houston International Quilt Market. Early on, Judy devoted 37 years to teaching school, K through 12, and draws on that experience to successfully communicate quiltmaking, rug hooking, embroidery, and needleturn applique. Judy conducted 6 quiltmaking trips to 6 small communities in Mexico to teach local women to sew quilts for their families and perhaps to provide these communities with an additional source of income. Judy is the co-author of 4 quilt books, one solo, and has aspirations for another. July lives in the Highland Lakes area but she was born in Ohio and has lived in several cities. While living in San Angelo, she owned the Wool"n"Cotton Shop. Currently Judy creates and donates quilts, mostly to children in need, she conducts hand applique workshops and writes a creative ideas blog for Colonial Needle Company (colonialneedle.com).
September 22, 2022 Workshop: Judy Pullen - Hand Applique with Cotton Fabric
October 19, 2022 Cyndi McChesney - Panel Palooza October 20, 2022 Workshop: Cyndi McChesney - In Person - Panel Palooza
November 16, 2022 Marcia Kaylakie, AQS Certified Quilt Appraiser Program: What is considered when appraising a quilt? November 17, 2022 Sewing day for Boutique items for the guild's Quilt Show
December 21, 2022 Holiday Party
Programs and Workshops for 2023
March 15, 2023 Judy Pullen - Needles and Threads for Hand Applique with Wool, Natural Dyes for Wool Fabric March 16, 2023 Judy Pullen - Workshop: Hand Applique with Wool
April 19, 2023 Lisa Ellis - Personal Journey as an Art Quilter April 20, 2023 Lisa Ellis - Workshop - In Person - Charming Cathedral Windows
May 17, 2023 Mary McCauley - Fabric and Form: Vessels and Pop-Ups May 18 & 19, 2023 Workshop: Mary McCauley - Fabric and Form: Quilted Pop-Ups
July 19, 2023 Janet Plentl - Barn Quilts July 20, 2023 Workshop: Janet Plentl - Painting Your Own Barn Quilt
September 20, 2023 Cynthia England: Picture Piecing September 21, 2023 Workshop - Cynthia England: Make your own Pictorial quilt using Picture Piecing