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~Our May meeting brings us our final speaker and workshops!! Joyce Triezenberg produces fabulous quilts. She recently had a quilt accepted

in the juried AQS Show in Paducah. Her lecture is “A Quilting Enthusiast’s

Journey” and promises to be not only interesting but inspiring as well.

Workshops are scheduled for Friday, May 13 & Saturday, May 14.

On Friday, "Asterisk Quilt and Beyond” will provide not only instruction

for the guild but some additional surprises as well. Saturday’s workshop,

“Pop Lone Star” was quite a hit when Joyce introduced it to our guild. There are still 3 spots in each workshop. If you are interested in these two

beautiful quilts and would like to join in the workshop fun, please email or

call Jo at or 248-738-8155.

The registration can also be found on our website.

Trunk show and lecture will be held at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church  5631 N Adams in Troy

The classes will be held at Antioch Lutheran Church, 33360 W.13 Mile Rd.  Farmington Hills.

April 2016 GLHQ presents - Leslie Peterson &  Linda McGibbon~

In April we will have two very talented quilters coming to us from the Bay City/Midland area. They travel with many of their award-winning quilts. The presentation and trunk show Thursday, April 14, 7pm will be held at Birmingham Unitarian Church (our usual meeting place).  

Leslie will present her Redwork and painting on fabrics.
Linda, will show her award winning quilts!

March 10, 2016 brings us Pat Sloan.  The title of Pat’s Lecture is “Quilting with Expresso - Quilts Creating and Fun.”  For this meeting only, please consider bringing cookies or a beverage for our snack break (no other snacks need attend!)

She will be presenting two workshops.  

Friday, March 11, 2016 the workshop will be “Wild and Free Applique.”  During this class you will learn to construct a background using many different and interesting fabrics and Pat will help with the choosing of appliqué fabrics and touch on her method of appliqué.

Saturday, March 12, 2016’s workshop is “Medallion Magic.”  This is a class she is no longer teaching, but she agreed to do it for us.  It’s a beauty and I’m sure you will love it!

Both workshops can be viewed on Pat’s website: 

Registration forms can be found on our website.  Cost for each workshop is $55.00 for members and $60.00 for non-members.  

Classes are limited to 22 participants so that Pat has sufficient time to spend with each person. 

*** Both the lecture and workshops will be held at:

 First United Methodist Church of Troy
6363 Livernois  Troy, MI 48098

GLHQ Bus Trip to Shipshewana, Indiana
 Please join us on May 21, 2016 as we travel by bus to the Amish countryside of Shipshewana.  We will be visiting several quilt shops and enjoying the local cuisine.  Hurry to sign up!!!  
Guests are welcome.  Details provided in this form.  
Contact Suzanne Jones if you have questions: or 248-506-9842.

~Other Guilds in our area ~

Oakland County Quilt Guild Programs:

May 5 2016 - Debbie Grifka

From Esch House Quilts - Lecture on “Modern Quilting”

Upcoming GLHQ Events

June Potlock and Elections

We meet from September - June at 7 pm on the second Thursday of the month at Birmingham Unitarian Church, which is located at 38651 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, MI, on the west side of Woodward Avenue, just north of Lone Pine Rd. 

*Non-members are welcome for a fee of $10 at all meetings except for December and June.

We are now affiliated with Craftsy!
Click on the Craftsy link above to start enjoying the wonderful classes and deals on quilting supplies that Craftsy has to offer.  When you click on the links provided on the GLHQ website, every sale will result in a small portion coming back to GLHQ.


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Upcoming Quilt Shows in our area:

July 15-16, 2016
For The Love Of Quilting
Lansing Area Patchers
Causeway Bay Hotel

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