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2018 North Texas Quilt Festival June 7 – 9

June 7, 8 & 9

Exhibit Hall Hours: Thursday & Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm;  Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Arlington Convention Center

1200 Ballpark Way | Arlington, TX 76011

Feast your eyes on more than 350 stunning quilts brimming with artistry and creativity, competing for awards from accredited judges Marilyn Hardy, Gina Perkes …

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Dallas Modern Quilt Guild Exhibit at the Granville

August 2 – September 16 at the Granville Arts Center in Garland TX.

Witness expert pattern-making and stitch-work in the Dallas Modern Quilt Guild’s FREE exhibit at the Granville Arts Center

The Granville Arts Center Gallery Space is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and during performances.

For more about the Guild, see http://dallasmodernquiltguild.blogspot.com/. 

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2017 Summer Adult Classes at the Artists’ Showplace

The Artists’ Showplace Gallery
2017 Summer Adult Classes

Creating Art with Line, Composition, Value & Color

$145

Saturdays: June 10, 17 & 24 9:30AM-12:30PM

A perfect class for the novice or active artist who wants to review basic principles of painting! The course will …

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Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild

Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild
Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
June 17 – July 29, 2016, FREE

Baltimore Album Quilts originated in Baltimore, Maryland in the 1840s and quickly became one of the most popular quilting styles far beyond Baltimore. These exquisite pieces are made up …

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Irving Arts Center June Workshops: Art Quilting & Mastering Media

Workshops & Classes for Adults

Irving Arts Center is pleased to pass along opportunities to explore and create art with talented artists and teachers. The following workshops and classes will be offered:

Art Quilting Workshop with Leisa Rich

Date: June 25, 2016, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Workshop fee: $75*
Materials and art …

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Quilt Plano 2016 deadline extended to June 17

Quilt Plano 2016

Friday and Saturday, August 12-13, 2016
9:00am – 5:00pm  Plano Centre

Call for Entries!!! http://quiltersguildofplano.org The quilt entry deadline for Quilt Plano 2016 has been extended to June 17!  If you have a quilt that will be ready by showtime, please get the registration to Lynne, lynnefritsche@verizon.net, by Friday.  She will work …

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Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild

Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
June 16 – July 27, 2016, FREE

Baltimore Album Quilts originated in Baltimore, Maryland in the 1840s and quickly became one of the most popular quilting styles far beyond Baltimore. These exquisite pieces are made up of a number of appliquéd blocks, each with a different design …

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Wash & Wax opens May 21 at Irving Arts Center

Wash & Wax: A Collaboration May 21 – July 3, 2016

“Wash & Wax: A Collaboration” features artists Virginia Greaves and Leisa Rich. The two have created nine large contemporary quilts,  a massive 25 x 7 foot deconstructed quilt, a simulated car wash entrance and more for a unique exhibition inspired by Leisa’s drive-through …

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Quilting and Quilt Guilds in DFW: a resource guide

Opportunities for quilting abound in North Texas!

Most of the local guilds schedule monthly meetings with quilt demonstrations, workshops, quilting circles, shows, charitable and community service projects, and even retreats. With groups in almost every city, it’s not hard to find quilters!

For quilting guilds in Texas see http://www.quiltguilds.com/texas.htm

For …

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Presentation by Fiber Artist Deborah Boschert at the VAST January 2016 Meeting

Please join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on January 7th from 7 – 9 p.m. for a presentation by Fiber Artist Deborah Boschert.

Ms. Boschert will share her most recent art quilts and talk about how she developed her own personal style. She will share examples of her favorite techniques, materials …

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Quilter’s Guild of Dallas: Kathy Schmidt talk & workshops

QGD October Meeting

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 7:15pm

Kathy Schmidt – “From Tradition to Rule Breaker”

A visual journey from my beginnings as a traditional quilter to the way my work is currently created. The steps along that path are available to any quilter and I will show you how to …

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Quilter’s Guild of Dallas 2015 Fall Schedule

Guild Meetings: First Thursday of each month, 7:15 pm
Congregation Shearith Israel, 9401 Douglas – Dallas, Texas
(Southeast corner of Dallas Tollway & Walnut Hill Lane)
http://www.quiltersguildofdallas.org

The Quilter’s Guild of Dallas boasts numerous friendship groups, an extensive library, workshops, a well-respected annual quilt show, regular meetings featuring nationally known speakers, etc.

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