Monthly Archive: November 2016


FWMQG November 2016 Meeting Recap

November’s meeting was a full one. We had four guests visiting us. It’s always nice to meet new quilters. We are growing as a guild with 55 members. It seems like most of you were there last night, the room was so full. Jenn Haxton discussed the 2017 QuiltCon Charity quilt progress. Quite a few of you turned in the blocks you committed to make. We still have a few out there. They need to be turned in by December’s meeting. If you can’t get there, please make arrangements to get them to one of the board members. We will...


Fort Worth Food Park Quilt Raffle Party

Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Janet and Jeanne will be at the Fort Worth Food Park selling charity quilt raffle tickets. Come out to support us and have some great food and fun too! The food truck line up sounds mouth watering: Holy Frijole, Islanders Food Truck, Life is Sweet, Parallel 90, What’s Cook-N Chef. And for some live music that starts at 6:30 are The Swags.


Shannon Brinkley Is Coming To Town!

We have the pleasure of having Shannon Brinkley, of the Scrappy Applique craze coming to speak to our guild on Thursday, January 19, 2017. She will also be teaching a workshop on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 9:00 – 3:00, at Sew Fabricated.      “Shannon Brinkley is a quilt / fabric designer, author, and national speaker and teacher based in Austin, Texas.      “Shannon has always been drawn to any craft involving textiles. As a young girl, she explored weaving, embroidery, knitting, garment sewing, among others, and began quilting in           college, where she fell...