Upcoming Events

The Great Lakes Professional Machine Quilters Association meets four times per year, our meeting location varies. Check out what we have coming up next!

2021 Events
Jan – Board Meeting
February 27 – Yoga For quilters
May 8 – Machine Quilters

August 21 – Build a Block
Quilt Barn Studio, Janesville, WI
October 9 – Zentangle for Quilting
Blue Bar Quilts, Middleton, WI
2022 Events
Jan TBD – Board Meeting
Location TBD
February 27 – Winter Quilt Show
West Bend
May 12-14 – Workshop
Karen Marchetti
Crossways Ministries Camp in Waupaca, WI
May 13 – Trunk Show
Karen Marchetti
Crossways Ministries Camp in Waupaca, WI
July TBD – Quilting shapes bigger than your throat space
Location TBD
October TBD- Quilting on Leather
and officer elections
Location Karen’s Studio – Platteville

— 2021 Details —

August 21 – Build a block & If I knew then what I know now

Location:  Quilt Barn Studio, 5139 S. Reid Rd, Janesville, WI

Time: 10 am – 2 pm

Program: We are going to have a group drawing activity (build a block) and share advice that we wish we new when we started.

October 9 – Zentangle Quilting

Location:  Blue Bar Quilts, 6333 University Avenue, Middleton, WI 53562

Time: 10 am – 2 pm

Program: Shobha Venugopalen will be teaching us how to use popular zentangle designs as quilting designs. Bring paper to draw and your favorite drawing implements. This will not be pot luck, bring a sack lunch.

— 2022 Details —

October TBD – Quilting with Leather & Elections

Location:  Karen Demaree’s studio, 1250 E Bus HW 151, Suite L, Plateville, WI

Time: 10 am – 2 pm

Program: Sondra Rierson will be demoing how to quilt with leather on our long arms!! We will also be having elections for officers and board members.