We have a busy and exciting month in the guild! First, make sure you plan to come to the Annual HMQG Summer BBQ on August 12th from 11-3pm at the home of Ellen Gaber (details below - sign up to bring something!). Then, on the weekend of our normal meeting, we have modern quilter extraordinaire, Christa Watson, visiting the guild. On Friday night, August 18th, she'll present a trunk show of her beautiful quilt designs and skilled quilting. On Saturday, August 19th, Christa leads a workshop on Modern Machine Quilting using your domestic machine. Check out the details below and register for both events.
Stephanie Freeman HMQG President
It's time to party!
Join us for our annual BBQ at the home of Ellen Gaber, 8831 Manhattan Dr, Houston from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Be sure to bring your family, swimsuits, favorite beverages, and a side to share. HMQG will be providing the BBQ meats (brisket & chicken), so please be sure to RSVP. We hope to see you there!
Christa Watson is coming to the HMQG!
Trunk Show: Friday, August 18, 6:30-9 pm No Cost: RSVP HERE! Modern Machine Quilting Workshop: Saturday, August 19, 9 am - 4 pm $60 cash/check and $63 PayPal 8 spots left, register here! Take your quilts to the next level by adding depth and dimension to your designs. Unleash the potential of your domestic machine by utilizing both free-motion quilting and walking foot techniques.
Fall Retreat Update
Our Fall Retreat will be held at Red Barn Retreat in Coldspring, Texas. The dates available to us are October 12-15. The cost breakdown is as follows:
2 Nights (Friday-Sunday)$185 (cash or check) $191 (PayPal)
3 Nights (Thursday-Sunday)$235 (cash or check) $243 (PayPal)
Meals included are same no matter which option. Meals included are