Jenny Doan from Missouri Star Quilt Co. is our April 8, 2014 Speaker and Presents Workshop April 9

The Ankeny Area Quilters Guild is happy to have Jenny Doan from Missouri Star Quilts speak with us April 8, 2014!  The title of her presentation is “Have Quilts, Will Travel!”  A trip to the Missouri Star Quilt Co. web site will help you become acquainted with Jenny if you are not familiar with her work.  She has appeared on many television programs.  The web site contains numerous tutorials created by Jenny.  She is great fun to watch and has many simple and practical methods for easy and speedy quilting!  The non-member fee for attending Jenny’s lecture is $10.00 per person.

Jenny will conduct a workshop, Summer in the Park Using Honey Buns, Wednesday, April 9 from 9:30 til 3:00.  The workshop will be held at the Ankeny Parks and Recreation Lakeside Center, 400 NW Lakeshore Dr., Ankeny, IA.  Registration for non-members opens Wednesday, March 12. The non-member registration fee is $35.00.  Lunch will be served at the cost of $5.00 per person.  Only one half hour will be allowed for lunch.  If you do not want to purchase lunch you will need to bring your own. You can view a brief tutorial titled using this link Summer in the Park with Honey Buns or the Missouri Star Quilt Co. web site.  Click Tutorials and then click page 12 at the bottom of page 1. The registration form can be found below.  Please send completed registration form and  your check  for the fee to AAQG Attn:  Christy Tigges, Treas.  P.O. Box 961, Ankeny, IA  50021

Materials needed for the workshop.  a.  1 Honey bun (a honey bun consists of 40 1 1/2 x 45 inch strips); b. 1.5 yds of a solid fabric; c. a square ruler  9″ or more that has a 45 degree line on it;d. a long ruler; e. sewing machine; f. cutting board; g.basic sewing supplies.  Some irons will be available.  You may wish to bring an extension cord or power strip.

If you have any questions contact Anita Allwood at or call 641-990-7036.

Summer in the Park Registration Form