Happenings Outside Our Guild


Do you have information about a quilt exhibit, lecture, workshop or special event for quilters that you would like to share with our Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild members and visitors to our website?       Complete the form at the bottom of this page to tell us about your event.

The Michigan Folk SchoolIntroduction to Natural Dyeing Workshop – Saturday, August 10, 2019

and Natural Dyeing: Vat Basics Workshop – Sunday, August 11, 2019

The Michigan Folk School, located at Staebler Farm County Park in Ann Arbor, is holding two workshops on Natural Dyeing on August 10 and 11.  Register soon if you’re interested!   Click here to register for Introduction to Natural Dyeing    and here for Natural Dyeing:  Vat Basics Workshop   For more information on their Fiber Workshops, click here.

Time:  9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Fees:  $89.00 per workshop plus supply fees of $75.00 per workshop

Location:  7734 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105

‘Meet Jenny on the Road’ from Missouri Star Quilt Co., August 16-17, 2019 at Eastern Michigan University

Buckle up because Jenny’s hitting the road again!  Don’t miss this chance to meet and learn from Missouri Star Quilt Co. and YouTube star Jenny Doan.  During her trunk show, Jenny will share how she got started quilting, along with many tips and trips for making beautiful, quick and easy quilts!  After Jenny’s trunk show, stick around for a meet and greet with Jenny and to shop your favorite quilting supplies from the Missouri Star Quilt Co. pop-up shop.

Date: Friday – Saturday, August 16-17

Location: Pease Auditorium, 494 College Place, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti

Tickets: $75 each; include a t-shirt and swag bag

To purchase tickets:

Friday, August 16             https://www.emich.edu/emutix/event.php?event=651
Saturday, August 17        https://www.emich.edu/emutix/event.php?event=652

UMW & KIND’s 11th Quilt Show and Antique Sale – Saturday, September 28, 2019 – Columbiaville Methodist Church

Quilts to see and buy, antique sale, silent auction, craft vendors and mums for sale…there will be lots to do at this quilt show.  Julie Mowery will also have a trunk show and you can purchase a lunch for $6.00.  Click here for the event flyer.  If you wish to display a quilt at this show, contact those listed on the flyer.

Location:    Columbiaville Methodist Church, 4696 Pine St, Columbiaville, Michigan 48421     Click here for directions

Time:          10:00a – 4:00p

Fee:             $5.00 admission

Genesee Star Quilters

Third Friday of the month January- November

South Flint Church of the Nazarene
4075 East Atherton Rd, Burton MI.

Business meeting begins at 10 am. Programs begin at 12:30 pm.

Guests are welcome to attend. $5 charge when programs are provided by guest teachers or lecturers.
The intent of our programs is to engage members by teaching the processes and history of quilting and demonstrating techniques. During the year, several distinguished teachers from Michigan and across the U.S. are scheduled to present lectures and workshops.

More information can be found at their website or you can contact Marcia at 810-938-7001.

Genesee Star Quilters (Flint, Michigan) are hosting lectures and workshops in 2017. Participation in workshops requires pre-registration with class fees paid at the time of registration. Non-members are welcome as space allows.

Davison Evening Star Quilt Guild Lectures

Location: Davison-Richfield Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Road, Davison, Michigan

Time:  6:30 PM, with doors opening at 6:00 PM

Fee: $7.00

Contact/Questions:  Anna Palmer at davisoneveningstarquiltguild@gmail.com

What is Your Upcoming Quilting Event?

Please complete this form and submit it to us, along with a photo or poster if you have one. Be sure to include your own website address for more information. If you have further questions, please contact webmaster@gaaqg.com. Thanks for helping us spread the news!