Quilter's Calendar - February 2019


January 18-February 22, 2019, 7am-10pm Quilts of Gees Bend

Madonna University Exhibit Gallery

36600 Schoolcraft Rd., Livonia


February 19, 2019, 7pm Quilt Guild of Metro Detroit

Cynthia England Lecture: “Picture Piecing”

Redeemer United Methodist Church

20633 Vernier R., Harper Woods


2/20 Workshop – Small Landscapes

February 21, 2019, 6:30pm Capitol City Quilt Guild

Bonnie Bus Lecture: “1930s Quilting and Quilts”

500 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 


February 25, 2019, 7pm Jackson Quilt Guild

Superior Threads - Part 1 of 2

3225 Fourth St., Jackson


Workshop Denise Olson – Two Sided Circle Quilt

February 27, 6:30pm Evening Star Quilters

Ruth Ann Sheffield Trunk Show: “Collecting Old Quilt Blocks and turning them into Quilts”

Non-member admission $7

10135 Lapeer Road, Davison


March 4, 2019, 7pm Macomb County Quilt Guild

Grace Errea Lecture: “Value of Value”

Trinity Lutheran Church

38900 Harper, Clinton Township. 


March 5 Workshop - 9:30am

Jan 19-Feb 22 Gee’s Bend Quilt Exhibit - Madonna University

Madonna University Administration Bldg

36600 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, MI 48150

Opening Reception: January 18, 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Administration Bldg., Gallery Exhibit

Exhibit Hours: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Gee’s Bend quilts are renowned for their vibrant colors and bold patterns created in dynamic patchwork in a tradition that goes back over 150 years. This set of quilts has been collected by Jan Dolland who has made over 50 trips to see her Gee’s Bend quilter friends.     


January 19, 9:15 am Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild

Heather Jones, Lecture: ””Integrating Traditional with Modern Design”

Washtenaw Community College

Morris Lawrence Building

4800 E. Huron River Dr. Ann Arbor. info@gaaqg.com 

Workshop 1/18 “Fly Away: Large Scale Piecing”

Workshop 1/20 “From Inspiration to Design”

January 28, 2019, 7pm Jackson Quilt Guild

Frank Bennett CEO of National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY. 

“Beginnings of the Quilt Museum”

3225 Fourth St., Jackson. 


February 5, 7pm Oakland County Quilt Guild

Mickey Depre- Coloriffic Quilts

First Congregational Church

1315 N. Pine St., Rochester


February 8, 10-3 Workshop :  Whirligig Block

February 9, 10-3 Workshop :  Old School Block