West Houston Quilter's Guild

West Houston Quilter's Guild

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Events

Workshops

Supplementing our monthly meetings are day-long workshops. Teachers from across the country share their expertise and talents with us. For more information on workshops, contact Lynda Morse.  *Please enter WORKSHOP in the subject line

2019 WORKSHOPS  - Check back often for supply lists for upcoming workshops

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Mar 21 Jill Finley  - Around The Town Workshop Supply List

Apr 18 Diane Kirkhart - Millefiori and English paper pieced designs

May 16 Mary Kerr - Wonky Stars - Make modern blocks from vintage or left over blocks 

June 20 Brenda Jeschke - Silk Ribbon Embroidery

Jul 18 Linzee McCrae - Goodness Grows Tablerunner

Aug 22 Karen Overton - Love Links

Oct 17 Lori Lee Triplett - Fabric Stash jewelry workshop

Nov 21 - Dot Collins - Spectacular Stars

Retreats - Next Retreat - September 13 - 15, 2019

Need a mini vacation? Need inspiration for your next quilt?

Need to meet other quilters? . . . . want to laugh all weekend? 


Sept 13th - Sept 15th, 2019

Barbara Watson has reserved The Magnolia Manor Retreat Center, on Riley Road mailing address Waller, TX, for our Guild retreat in September of 2019. Check in is Friday September 13 at 2:00 and Checkout is Sunday September 15 at 2:00.   Lisa Renfrow is the owner and is also an EXCELLENT cook.  The fee is $210 for the weekend and includes Dinner on Friday, breakfast. Lunch and dinner on Saturday and brunch on Sunday.  The center has a small attached quilt shop, that includes a hideaway batik collection!  It is a reasonable drive to the retreat; maybe 60 minutes from the West Houston area. 

  

Maximum number is 24, minimum number is 12.   there will be a deposit requested when you sign up, with the balance due when you arrive. Magnolia Manor Retreat


Here's proof we can laugh, be silly, eat, laugh and eat some more...but we also manage to get lots of sewing done.  Check out the Photo Gallery Tab for proof of the talented ladies we have in our Guild.

 

Check out some of the retreat facilities we use:

 

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Contests & Challenges

From time to time the Guild will host a challenge for our members.  Each year the International Quilt Market and Festival in Houston announces different contests and calls for exhibits throughout the show.