(Not Just ) Plano Chapter

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T.A.G. pictures

T.A.G. pictures

(please note that the Sew Along blogs will go online later today or tomorrow) Here are some pictures of our past T.A.G. meetings! T.A.G. will not be meeting in March due to conflicts with the ETA Dallas Expo, the Dallas Quilt Show, and Plano ISD Spring Break. You can register for the April T.A.G. meeting...
2014 Retreat Pictures

2014 Retreat Pictures

Roxanne sent me these pictures of the Annual Chapter Retreat at Cedar Mills Resort on Lake Texoma. Looks like they had a lot of fun together and finished quite a few outfits too! Becky working on her new shirt. Mollie Robin and Kathy Robin and sister Sandy Sandy The Snow skirt prototype TJ hand sewing...
Annual Luncheon Pictures

Annual Luncheon Pictures

Last weekend was our annual luncheon and election of Officers for the Chapter Advisory Board. The new CAB officers for 2014 are: President — Markita Gumble 1st Vice President — Debby Bowles 2nd Vice President — Sheryl Belson Secretary — Marlene Dreyer Treasurer — Carol Hamilton We had a great time. The food and service...
Charity Sewing Pictures

Charity Sewing Pictures

Debby sent me these pictures of the Charity Sewing meetings in September and October. In September the group made pillow cases, in October the group cut fleece for Mission Possible Kids. Want to help out? The Charity Sewing neighborhood group meets every first Friday at the Bernina store in Plano. We currently have an opening...
Great Times at our first Plano ASG Shop Hop!

Great Times at our first Plano ASG Shop Hop!

On Saturday, September 21, eight sewing buddies forged a trail through Golden D’Or Fabrics, Benno’s Buttons and White Rock Weaving Center. It was a great time of shopping together, finding new retailers, seeing new fabrics, trims and skills.  We conspired to spend each other’s money while dreaming of just how this fabric would work with...
Material Girls pictures

Material Girls pictures

Here are some pictures of the Material Girls August and September meetings. In August played with several dye techniques, salt, sugar resist, bleeding tissue paper and Tulip dyes. In September: “Laurel Iakovakis taught us paper piecing [to make a hot pad]. A very fun class. We are all experts thanks to Laurel.” Thank you Pam...
New Pictures from Material Girls and Hoopla Sisters

New Pictures from Material Girls and Hoopla Sisters

We have new pictures in from our Neighborhood Groups. The pictures can be viewed here or in the Gallery. The Gallery has been updated for improved ease of use. Pam Walker sent me pictures of the Material Girls meeting in July: Marlene Dreyer showed us how to marble on fabric using shave cream. Very fun!!...
Our Neighborhood Groups in Action

Our Neighborhood Groups in Action

Material Girls This is Debbie Bowles’ braided rug she finished from the April Material Girls class. The July class of the Material Girls will be Fabric Painting. Please note that the location of the class is to be announced due to remodeling at Plano Sewing Center. The Material Girls’ May program: Creative Zippers led by...