Monday, January 30, 2012

February Meeting Details

Time to look forward to our February meeting and workshop. We will get started with a brief meeting and show and tell, followed by a potluck luncheon. Please join us...

Saturday, February 18

10 a.m.
First Presbyterian Church - Franklin
Barr Conference Room*
101 Legends Club Lane 
(near the intersection of Franklin Road & Mack Hatcher Parkway)

In addition, we are very excited to offer a Machine Quilting Workshop presented by Kathy Kuryla from The Quilting Squares. Kathy has many years of experience with machine quilting and offers a variety of classes at her shop in Franklin. She has graciously agreed to bring the classroom to us! Please show your appreciation by participating in this course where you are sure to learn many great machine quilting techniques. The workshop will take place from 12-3 p.m. and the cost to participate is $20 per person payable at the meeting.

What to bring:
  • Sewing machine in good working order, the feed dogs MUST be able to drop. Bring your *Sewing Machine Manual* 
  • Darning foot or spring foot for free motion quilting (bring all your feet if you are not sure which one to use) 
  • Sharp or universal needles 80/12* 
  • (14) 14” - Squares of muslin 
  • (7) 14” - Squares of cotton or cotton blend batting. **Please layer the squares together with your favorite method of basting: muslin, cotton batting, muslin. (makes 7 sandwiches)
  • 50wt 100% cotton tan, ecru or white thread*
  • Pin cushion with pins
  • Seam ripper
  • Fabric Scissors
  • Bobbins
  • Measuring Tape
  • Sewing Needles 
  • Paper and pencil 
  • Tweezers 
  • Blue water soluble marker*
  • OPTIONAL - Extension table for your sewing machine (recommended, but not necessary)
*Available to purchase at class

If you plan to join us, please be a dear and complete the form below. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Membership Renewal

Hello, Quilters! It's that time of year, again. Dues for the Music City Modern Quilters Guild are due. Annual dues are $25 and cover the period from January 1st to December 31st. We hope that you will all want to renew your guild membership and join us for even more fun in 2012.

Choose from the following payment options:
  • Online (includes a $1 service charge to cover fees associated with accepting online payments). To utilize this method, please click the link below. Please note you are not required to have a Paypal account to submit payment by credit card.
  • In-Person at our February Meeting
  • By Mail To utilize this method, please send your check made payable to Music City Modern Quilters Guild and mail to: Music City Modern Quilters Guild, PO Box 680661, Franklin, TN 37068

If you have any questions or concerns, please email us and someone will respond to you via email. Please note that memberships that have not been renewed by 2/18/12, will result in being removed from future email notices and mailings.