Wednesday, December 7, 2011

December 2011 Newsletter







Volume 11, Issue 12
Programs and Workshops submitted by Jan Beaman

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December 12, 2011
Monthly Meeting
Encore RV Park
6:30 PM
HOLIDAY COVERED DISH. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish with a serving
utensil. Table wear and drinks will be provided.

OPPORTUNITY QUILT DRAWING. The lucky winner’s name will be drawn and the
person selling the most tickets will win the extra blocks for a project of the winners choice.
ALL TICKETS MUST BE TURNED IN AT THE BEGINNING OF THE MEETING!!

CHRISTMAS FABRIC BLOCK CHALLENGE: Members attending the birthday
celebration were given a fat eighth to use in completing a 12 ½ block. Additional fabric
packets were available at the November meeting. Members returning the block at the
December meeting will participate in a drawing to receive groups of the completed
blocks.

In addition, encore appearance of the TRASH and TREASURE things from the spring
and more additions for your shopping pleasure. Monies collected will help support the
Guild.
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January 8. 2012
Workshop
The Stitching Barn
Sunday
$30.00 class fee
9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mary Anne Faye of Fat Quarter Café of San Marcos Texas, will be present a workshop
“ The Parts Department - Using your Stash. This class is fun and stress free. Collaborative
Quilting by Gwen Marston and Freddy Moran will be used in class and available at the class or
may be pre-ordered , $16.95 . Various styles and sizes of blocks will be discussed and fabric
shared . Each student will have fun creating a unique quilt from the fabrics on hand. Supply
list given upon registration .
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January 9, 2012
Monthly Meeting
Encore RV Park
$5.00 Cover Charge for non-members of Frontera
Monday
6:30 pm

Mary Ann Faye of Fat Quarter Café of San Marcos, TX will present a program : Does My
Stash Have Any Value? There will be a trunk show as well. Bring a friend and enjoy this
program.

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D’Arte Centre and Shop Hop Harlingen & San Benito

Invite you to a

Fiber Art Competition and Exhibit Reception

January 26-28, 2012
D’Arte Centre, 115 E. Jackson, Harlingen

Entries due January 14 (see: harlingenartforum.com
or call 956-202-3778 for more information)

Exhibit January 25-February 18

First Place Prize $150