Arkansas Quilters Guild
Little Rock, Arkansas
The Purpose of the Arkansas Quilters Guild is to promote the appreciation of the rich heritage of the art of quilting and to enhance each member's own quilting skills and knowledge, It shall also be the purpose of this organization to expand and to enrich the art of quilting for future generations and preserve the existing quilts.
Visitors are Welcome at Our Monthly General Meetings
Next Meeting: Monday, August 12, 2019
Fat Quarter Exchange: Chevrons
Monthly meetings are held the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:30 pm at the North Little Rock Community Center, 2700 Willow Street, North Little Rock, Arkansas (across from the Patrick Hays Senior Citizen Center). Social hour begins at 5:30 pm.
August Meeting Information:
Alice McElwain, AQS Quilt Appraiser, will be presenting the program.
We Need Your Help!
The guild is in need of some positions to be filled. If you or anyone you know is willing to serve in these positions, please contact the guild at the phone number or email listed above.
A photographer during meetings to take pictures of all the beautiful quilts during show and tell and to document meetings for the future members of the guild.
An individual to do public relations and advertising for the guild. This would include taking flyers to local quilt shops for workshops the guild is sponsoring, and procuring ads from various quilt shops and vendors for the guild for the newsletter.
In the Pink Challenge
Quilters are cahllenged to make a 10 1/2” block ( or 2 or 3!) using a pink strip. These strips can be purchased for 25 cents from Sherri Dodds at the meeting. This challenge extends until August.
UFO Challenge 2019
UFO = Unfinished Object
The deadline to submit lists is past, but keep working on finishing those UFO’s.
List all the UFO’s you have. Qualifying UFO’s must have been started before January 2019 to be included in your UFO list. (You must have at least picked the pattern and fabric.)
The AQG mystery quilt can be counted as part of your UFO list.
Finish your UFO(s) before the December 9th meeting. Finished means a completed quilt, ready to use or hang.